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KBAF Barnes Municipal Airport
Westfield/Springfield, Massachusetts, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 20 SEPTEMBER 2012

Location

FAA Identifier: BAF
Lat/Long: 42-09-28.6000N / 072-42-57.1000W
42-09.476667N / 072-42.951667W
42.1579444 / -72.7158611
(estimated)
Elevation: 270 ft. / 82.3 m (surveyed)
Variation: 14W (1980)
From city: 3 miles N of central business district of the associated city
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 01085

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Sectional chart: NEW YORK
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: BOSTON CENTER
FSS: BURLINGTON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: BAF (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0700- 2000 LOCAL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: DUSK-DAWN. WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RY 20; HIRL RY 02/20; MIRL RY 15/33 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Landing fee: yes, FEE FOR COMMERCIAL; CORPORATE AND ALL ACFT OVER 5000 LBS.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index A
Airline operations: PPR 24 HRS FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 9 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 413-572-6275.
International operations: customs landing rights airport

Airport Communications

CTAF: 118.9
ATIS: 127.1 263.15
WX ASOS: PHONE 413-568-2267
WESTFIELD GROUND: 121.7 289.4 [0700-2200]
WESTFIELD TOWER: 118.9 251.1 [0700-2200]
BRADLEY APPROACH: 125.35
BRADLEY DEPARTURE: 125.35
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 121.7
ANG OPNS: 303.0
EMERG: 121.5 243.0
NG OPS: 123.05 356.3 46.75
WHEN ATCT CLOSED: 121.7
WX ASOS at BDL (13 nm S): PHONE 860-627-9732

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BAF at fieldBARNES VORTAC113.0014W
CEFr268/8.8WESTOVER VORTAC114.0014W
BDLr009/13.1BRADLEY VORTAC109.0014W
CTRr141/13.1CHESTER VOR/DME115.1013W
HFDr359/31.9HARTFORD VOR/DME114.9013W
GDMr245/37.3GARDNER VOR/DME110.6014W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
DALTON148/27.637015WDXT -.. -..- -
GREAT BARRINGTON107/30.639514WGBR --. -... .-.
ORANGE233/31.120515WORE --- .-. .

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL AVBL 0700-2000, FOR SVC AFTER 2000 BY PRIOR ARNGMT BY PHONE, CONTACT 413-485-0053 OR 413-562-4999.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: HIGH/LOW

Runway Information

Runway 2/20

Dimensions: 9000 x 150 ft. / 2743 x 46 m
200 FT OVRN NE END & 200 FT OVRN SW END.
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 75.0
Double wheel: 160.0
Double tandem: 240.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 2  RUNWAY 20
Latitude: 42-08.718012N42-10.176258N
Longitude: 072-43.129195W072-42.775928W
Elevation: 260.4 ft.266.5 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 024 magnetic, 010 true204 magnetic, 190 true
Declared distances: TORA:9000 TODA:9000 ASDA:9000 LDA:9000TORA:9000 TODA:9000 ASDA:8919 LDA:8919
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS
Obstructions: 56 ft. trees, 1325 ft. from runway, 300 ft. right of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear83 ft. trees, 2950 ft. from runway, 175 ft. right of centerline, 33:1 slope to clear

Runway 15/33

Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 51.0
Double wheel: 60.0
Double tandem: 155.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 15  RUNWAY 33
Latitude: 42-09.846418N42-09.213998N
Longitude: 072-43.305998W072-42.597860W
Elevation: 261.5 ft.246.9 ft.
Gradient: 0.4%0.4%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 154 magnetic, 140 true334 magnetic, 320 true
Displaced threshold: 490 ft.no
Declared distances: TORA:5000 TODA:5000 ASDA:4508 LDA:4510TORA:5000 TODA:5000 ASDA:5000 LDA:5000
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on right (3.50 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 48 ft. trees, 1150 ft. from runway, 35 ft. left of centerline, 19:1 slope to clear30 ft. trees, 150 ft. from runway, 1:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF WESTFIELD
CITY HALL, 59 COURT ST
WESTFIELD, MA 01085
Phone 413-572-6201
Manager: BRIAN BARNES
110 AIRPORT RD
WESTFIELD, MA 01085
Phone 413-572-6294

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 143
Single engine airplanes: 102
Multi engine airplanes: 8
Jet airplanes: 15
Military aircraft: 18
    
Aircraft operations: avg 156/day *
46% transient general aviation
42% local general aviation
10% military
1% air taxi
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 31 May 2010

Additional Remarks

E60-20 (1440')
E60-20 (B) (1440')
E60-02 BAK-14 BAK-12B(B) (1400')
JET ACFT STARTING UNITS AVBL.
CSTMS/AG/IMG - 1300-2300Z++ MON-FRI, FONE PRIOR 2300Z++ PRECEDING WKD C413-785-0365, C800-973-2867.
MISC - FIRST 400 FT RWY 02-20 CONC, MIDDLE 8200 FT ASPHALT. RWY 02-20 GROOVED. CLASS D AIRSPACE EFF 1200-0300Z++, OT CLASS G. LDG FEE COML, CORPORATE AND ALL ACFT OVER 5000 LB. FLT NOTIFICATION SVC, ADCUS, AVBL. LAWRS.
BE AWARE WING TIP CLRNC S RUNUP/D-ARM PAD TWY CNTRLN MKGS FOR F-15 A/C ONLY.
SERVICE-A-GEAR: REQ THRU TWR DUR TWR OPR, WHEN TWR CLSD REQ THRU ANG CP, WHIP69 ON UHF 309.0. A-GEAR PAINT MRK NSTD, 5 YELLOW DISCS INSTEAD OF 6.
ANG: NSTD PAINT MRK FOR N AND S BARRIERS, 5 YELLOW DISCS INSTEAD OF 6 YELLOW DISCS. NO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN GREATER THAN 110' ALLOWED ON ANG RAMP.
SEVERE DOWNDRAFT APCH END RY 33 WHEN WIND NW IN EXCESS OF 15 KT. BIRDS & OTHER WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
NO TOUCH & GO LANDING OR PRACTICE LOW APPROACHES 2200-0700.
TWY G CLSD TO CIVILIAN OPNS.
TPA 1300 (1029) LGT ACFT; 1800 (1529) HVY & MIL ACFT. EXPC MIL OVHD & CLSD PAT TFC.
ACFT & HELICOPTER NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES IN EFFECT; CONTACT AMGR FOR COMPLETE NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES AT 413-572-6275.
ARNG: OPR 1200-2200Z++ TUE-FRI EXC HOL. LTD COPTER MAINT, FUEL AND ACFT PRK ARNG RAMP. NO COPTER LDG OR DEP FR PRK RAMP. CTC DSN 698-1811 OR C413-568-9151 EXTN 1811.
ANG: PPR FOR ALL TRAN ACFT, DSN 698-1228/9 OR C413-568-9151 EXTN 6981228/9. OPR 1230-2200Z++ TUE-FRI, CLSD HOL EXC OFFL BUS ONLY. NO DE-ICING AVBL. FOR CURRENT BIRD WATCH COND CTC HAWK OPS 303.0. BASH PHASE II COND, JUL, AUG AND SEP FOR MIGRATORY BIRD ACT.
A112 08/27/2003

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 20 September 2012 at 0901Z and 18 October 2012 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
DEER PARK TWO **CHANGED**   download (132KB)
STELA ONE   2 pages: [1] [2] (358KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
HI-ILS OR LOC RWY 20   download (298KB)
ILS OR LOC RWY 20   download (384KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 02   download (300KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 20   download (332KB)
VOR RWY 20   download (275KB)
VOR OR TACAN RWY 02   download (260KB)
HI-TACAN RWY 20   download (243KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (57KB)
 
Departure Procedures
COASTAL THREE   2 pages: [1] [2] (560KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KCEF - Westover Air Reserve Base/Metropolitan Airport (8 nm E)
7B2 - Northampton Airport (11 nm NE)
KBDL - Bradley International Airport (13 nm S)
KHFD - Hartford-Brainard Airport (25 nm S)
0B5 - Turners Falls Airport (27 nm N)
 
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Photo taken 11-Oct-2008

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 23-Oct-2012
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4610:46
Sunrise07:1511:15
Sunset17:5521:55
Evening civil twilight18:2422:24

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Oct-2012 06:06:14
Local (UTC-4)  23-Oct-2012 02:06:14
 
METAR
KBAF 230553Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 08/04 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP176 T00830044 10156 20078 51008
KCEF 
9nm E 
230555Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 05/05 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP177 T00510045 10146 20049 51009
KBDL 
14nm S 
230551Z 33006KT 10SM CLR 12/03 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP173 T01220033 10161 20122 51006
TAF
KBAF 230523Z 2306/2406 00000KT P6SM FEW250 FM231600 35004KT P6SM BKN110 FM240300 00000KT P6SM OVC035
KCEF 
9nm E 
2302/2408 VRB06KT 9999 SKC QNH2997INS TEMPO 2308/2312 1600 BR BECMG 2311/2312 27009KT 9999 SCT060 QNH3016INS BECMG 2317/2318 29009KT 9999 BKN040 OVC050 QNH3016INS BECMG 2321/2322 24009KT 8000 -SHRA OVC040 QNH3020INS BECMG 2401/2402 36006KT 9999 NSW OVC050 QNH3022INS T16/2322Z T05/2309Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 2303 NEXT 2410
KBDL 
14nm S 
230523Z 2306/2412 VRB03KT P6SM FEW250 FM231500 00000KT P6SM BKN110 FM232000 30005KT P6SM BKN050 FM240000 00000KT P6SM OVC035 FM240200 00000KT P6SM OVC030
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

 Business Name   Contact    Services / Description  Fuel Prices Comments
Five Star Jet Center ASRI 130.625
413-562-4999
[web site]
[email]
FULL SERVICE FBO, and home of the LOWEST FUEL PRICE ON THE FIELD-- GUARANTEED!

IF OUR COMPETITOR OFFERS A LOWER PRICE ON JET-A WE WILL BEAT IT!! LET US KNOW!

Five Star Jet Center offers a complete array of services at our secure location on Barnes Municipal Airport. These include fuel, maintenance, pilots lounge/snooze room, full catering, aircraft de-icing(type I and IV), GPU, hangar space, professional line staff, use of courtesy cars, and service with a personal touch that will make you think you are at home.

Come see for yourself why our customers prefer us. You will enjoy your stay!!
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EPIC
100LL Jet A
FS $5.70 $4.89 
GUARANTEED
 
   30 read write
AirFlyte Executive Terminal UNICOM 122.95
413-485-0078
[web site]
[email]

THE REGION'S PREMIER FBO

As the Region's Premier FBO and Services provider, we understand that your choice in a ground handler can directly reflect the overall success and appearance of your flight - that's why so many 91 and 135 operators like yourself recognize AirFlyte as the only FBO with the capability to properly handle their valuable aircraft, passengers, and crew.

- Beautiful, World-class facility greeting your arrival
- Knowledgeable, well trained associates
- Experienced maintenance for most corporate aircraft
- Class-A heated hangar space for large cabin aircraft
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U.S. Government Fuel   U.S. Government AIR Card®   U.S. Customs Service   Colt International   UVair   Shell AeroClass   Crew cars   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   Hertz   Wi-Fi ZONE   National Business Aviation Association  
 
Shell
100LL Jet A
FS $5.79 $5.19 
 Updated 12-Oct-2012
 
   10 read write
FS=Full service
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Where to Stay: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

 In this space we feature lodging establishments that are convenient to the Barnes Municipal Airport. If your hotel/inn/B&B/resort is near the Barnes Municipal Airport, provides convenient transportation, or is otherwise attractive to pilots, flight crews, and airport users, consider listing it here.  
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AirNav users who flew into KBAF have stayed at...

Miles Price ($)
COMFORT INN AND SUITES WEST SPRINGFIELD 5.0 99-109
RED ROOF INN WEST SPRINGFIELD 4.7 65-70
CLARION HOTEL WEST SPRINGFIELD 4.9 120-121
QUALITY INN WEST SPRINGFIELD 4.8 99-100
RESIDENCE INN BY MARRIOTT WEST SPRINGFIELD 4.7 149-159
 

Other hotels near Barnes Municipal Airport

Miles Price ($)
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS & SUITES WESTFIELD 1.5 121-170
ECONO LODGE INN AND SUITES 1.5 73-83
HOMEWOOD SUITES BY HILTON HOLYOKE-SPRINGFIELD/NORTH 3.6 179-189
HOLYOKE HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER 4.1 99-127
KNIGHTS INN WEST SPRINGFIELD 4.5 64-75
SUPER 8 WEST SPRINGFIELD MA 4.5 58-75
HAMPTON INN WEST SPRINGFIELD 4.9 135-159
ECONO LODGE WEST SPRINGFIELD 5.1 69-85
CANDLEWOOD SUITES WEST SPRINGFIELD 5.3 100-138
RED CARPET INN W SPRINGFIELD 5.3 68-84
DAYS INN WEST SPRINGFIELD 5.5 59-76
TRAVELODGE WEST SPRINGFIELD 5.5 59-68
DAYS INN HOLYOKE 5.8 72-100

Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the actual route traveled and the location of the travel start on the airport.
    

Hotels in other cities near Barnes Municipal Airport

5 in Chicopee
4 in Holyoke
14 in West Springfield
5 in Springfield
1 in Ludlow
4 in Northampton
5 in Enfield, CT
7 in Hadley
12 in Windsor Locks, CT
3 in East Windsor, CT
 

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