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6B6 Minute Man Air Field
Stow, Massachusetts, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 22 APRIL 2021

Location

FAA Identifier: 6B6
Lat/Long: 42-27-37.3875N 071-31-04.8428W
42-27.623125N 071-31.080713W
42.4603854,-71.5180119
(estimated)
Elevation: 280 ft. / 85 m (estimated)
Variation: 16W (1985)
From city: 2 miles N of STOW, MA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 01775

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: BOSTON CENTER
FSS: BRIDGEPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: BDR (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0900-1600
Pattern altitude: 1312 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 21 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
BOSTON APPROACH: 124.4
BOSTON DEPARTURE: 124.4
WX ASOS at BED (10 nm E): 124.6 (781-274-9733)
WX ASOS at FIT (12 nm NW): 135.175 (978-343-9121)
WX AWOS-3PT at ASH (19 nm N): 125.1 (603-578-0473)
WX ASOS at ORH (20 nm SW): PHONE 508-795-7546
  • CLNC DLVY THRU BRIDGEPORT RADIO (BDR) 1-866-293-5149.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BOSr301/24.2BOSTON VOR/DME112.7016W
GDMr116/24.4GARDNER VOR/DME110.6014W
LWMr243/25.1LAWRENCE VOR/DME112.5015W
MHTr210/25.3MANCHESTER VOR/DME114.4015W
PUTr040/33.6PUTNAM VOR/DME117.4014W
EENr134/39.6KEENE VORTAC109.4014W

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 3110 x 48 ft. / 948 x 15 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: low intensity
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 42-27.398000N42-27.888167N
Longitude: 071-31.230833W071-31.032333W
Elevation: 280.0 ft.268.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 033 magnetic, 017 true213 magnetic, 197 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 48 ft. hill, lighted, 340 ft. from runway, 270 ft. left of centerline, 2:1 slope to clear
GND RISES GRADUALLY TO +12 FT FM END OF PAVEMENT.
70 ft. trees, 1850 ft. from runway, 125 ft. right of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear

Runway 12/30

Dimensions: 1600 x 40 ft. / 488 x 12 m
Surface: turf, in excellent condition
RUNWAY 12  RUNWAY 30
Latitude: 42-27.621833N42-27.546833N
Longitude: 071-31.152333W071-30.811333W
Elevation: 259.0 ft.254.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 122 magnetic, 106 true302 magnetic, 286 true
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 30 ft. trees, 300 ft. from runway, 125 ft. of centerline, 10:1 slope to clear50 ft. trees, 400 ft. from runway, 125 ft. left of centerline, 8:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: MINUTE MAN AIRFIELD INC
302 BOXBORO RD
STOW, MA 01775
Phone 978-897-3933
Manager: DONALD MC PHERSON
302 BOXBORO RD
STOW, MA 01775
Phone 978-897-3933

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 67
Single engine airplanes: 66
Gliders airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 70/day *
51% transient general aviation
49% local general aviation
<1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 30 April 2019

Additional Remarks

TPA FOR LGT ACFT 1032 FT AGL.
BFR USING RWY 12/30 CALL AMGR TO DTRM RWY CONDS.
TREE OBSTN IN APCH; PRIM & TRSN SFCS RWYS 03 & 12/30.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROCS IN EFCT NTFY AMGR 978-897-3933 OF INTN TO OPR BTN 2300-0600.
FOR CD CTC BOSTON APCH AT 603-594-5552.

Instrument Procedures

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NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 22 April 2021 at 0901Z to 20 May 2021 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21   download (221KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (512KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KBED - Laurence G Hanscom Field Airport (10 nm E)
KFIT - Fitchburg Municipal Airport (12 nm NW)
KASH - Boire Field Airport (19 nm N)
KORH - Worcester Regional Airport (20 nm SW)
1B6 - Hopedale Industrial Park Airport (21 nm S)
 
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Aerial photo of 6B6 (Minute Man Air Field)
Photo by Karl Swenson
Photo taken 29-Sep-2013
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 09-May-2021
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:0009:00
Sunrise05:3209:32
Sunset19:5323:53
Evening civil twilight20:2500:25

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  09-May-2021 20:48:46
Local (UTC-4)  09-May-2021 16:48:46
 
METAR
KBED 
10nm E 
091951Z 27011G18KT 10SM SCT080 18/M01 A2986 RMK AO2 SLP123 T01831011
KFIT 
12nm NW 
091952Z AUTO 30013G17KT 10SM CLR 18/M01 A2988 RMK AO2 SLP119 T01781011
KASH 
18nm N 
091956Z 30013KT 10SM BKN075 18/01 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP119 T01830006
KORH 
19nm SW 
091954Z 27010G16KT 10SM CLR 16/M02 A2990 RMK AO2 SLP127 T01561022 $
TAF
KBED 
10nm E 
091734Z 0918/1018 25010G17KT P6SM SCT060 BKN250 FM100200 22006KT P6SM VCSH OVC070 FM100500 20004KT 5SM -RA BR OVC050 FM100600 17003KT 3SM -RA BR OVC015 FM100700 15003KT 3SM -RA BR OVC008 FM101200 02004KT P6SM OVC008 FM101600 01005KT P6SM BKN020 FM101700 34004KT P6SM BKN035
KORH 
19nm SW 
091734Z 0918/1018 27011G19KT P6SM SCT060 BKN250 FM100100 23008KT P6SM VCSH OVC050 FM100300 22006KT P6SM -RA OVC030 FM100500 19004KT 3SM -RA BR OVC010 FM100600 17004KT 2SM -RA BR OVC008 FM101100 01006KT 2SM BR OVC003 FM101300 36006KT P6SM BKN008 FM101600 36005KT P6SM BKN020
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Stow Aviation Services 978-897-3933
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Rental cars delivered, ...

More info about Stow Aviation Services
Titan
100LL
PS $4.99 
RA $4.89 
 Updated 05-May-2021
 
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PS=Pump service
RA=Restricted
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Where to Eat: Catering, Restaurants, Food shops

  
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Nancy's Air Field Cafe 978-897-3934
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