BLOCK ISLAND STATE
Latitude: 41-10-5.2 N
Longitude: 71-34-40.2 W
Elevation: 108 ft.
Variation: 15 W 1985
From city: 1 miles W of BLOCK ISLAND, RI
ARTCC: ZBW
Section chart: NEW YORK
Time Zone: UTC-5(-4DT)
BID (KBID)
BLOCK ISLAND, RI
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: No air traffic control tower at airport
FSS: BRIDGEPORT FSS (BDR)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: BID (BLOCK ISLAND STATE)
Attendance: MAY-OCT FRI-SAT 0800-2030
MAY-OCT FRI-SAT 0800-2100
MAY-OCT SUN-THU 0800-1900
NOV-APR 0800-1600
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT MIRL RY 10/28; REIL & PAPI RYS 10 & 28 - CTAF.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: Yes
COMMERCIAL & NON RHODE ISLAND REGISTERED ACFT.
Fuel: NONE
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
MANAGER:
MARK HELMBOLDT
BOX 357
BLOCK ISLAND, RI 02807
UNITED STATES
Phone: 401-466-5511
OWNER:
STATE OF RHODE ISLAND
RI AIRPORT CORPORATION
WARWICK, RI 02886
UNITED STATES
Phone: 401-737-4000
General Remarks
•  OBSTRUCTIONS LGTD TOWERS 1 MILE NE OF ARPT 1/2 MILE APART.
•  DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
•  ARPT PARKING & SAFETY BRIEF AVBL ON LANDING 122.85 MHZ OR CALL 401-466-5511.
•  RY CONDS MAY NOT BE MONITORED OR REPORTED WHEN ARPT IS UNATNDD; CALL AMGR 401-466-5511.
•  OVERNIGHT PARKING FEE.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 123. MHz  
ATIS: None  
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
PROVIDENCE APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 125.75 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
  319.2 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
PROVIDENCE CLERANCE DELIVERY: 120.1 MHz CD/P  
PROVIDENCE DEPARTURE: 125.75 MHz DEP/P  
  319.2 MHz DEP/P  
Remarks:
•  APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY BOSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 124.85/307.9 (WOODSTOCK RCAG) WHEN PROVIDENCE APCH CTL CLSD.
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VOR/DME SEY SANDY POINT 117.8 MHz 24 Hours 0.1 nm 297.2°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR/DME UNUSBL 245-250 BYD 20 NM BELOW 3500 FT.
VOT GON GROTON 110.25 MHz 24 Hours 23.4 nm 113.7°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
VOR/DME GON GROTON 110.85 MHz 24 Hours 23.6 nm 114.3°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 241-265 BLO 5000 FT.
•  DME UNUSBL 355-019 BLO 3000 FT.
VORTAC PVD PROVIDENCE 115.6 MHz
HIWAS BROADCAST.
24 Hours 34.0 nm 191.3°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 085-105 BYD 8 NM BLO 3000 FT; 336-194 BYD 30 NM BLO 2000 FT; 195-228 BYD 30 NM BLO 2500 FT; 229-254 BYD 30 NM BLO 2000 FT; 255-279 BYD 30 NM BLO 2500 FT; 280-335 BYD 30 NM BLO 3000 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH & DME UNUSBL 220-240 BYD 35 NM BLO 3000 FT; 241-310 BYD 30 NM BLO 3000 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNUSBL 311-335 BYD 30 NM BLO 3000 FT; 336-194 BYD 30 NM BLO 2000 FT; 195-219 BYD 30 NM BLO 2500 FT.
NDB TAN TAUNTON 227 KHz 24 Hours 49.4 nm 210.9°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  NDB UNUSBL 090-180 BYD 15 NM.
•  NDB UNMONITORED.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
BID WX AWOS-3 134.775 MHz 401-466-5495 0.0 nm
WST WX ASOS 132.375 MHz 401-596-9543 14.9 nm
UUU WX ASOS 132.075 MHz 401-846-5910 25.6 nm
HTO WX AWOS-2 122.7 MHz 617-262-3825 33.3 nm
•  AWOS 2, TEST MODE ONLY.
PVD WX ASOS   401-737-7612 34.0 nm
Runways
10/28
Dimensions: 2502 ft. x 100 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 30,000 lbs
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 10 Runway 28
True Alignment: 84° 264°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Non-precision instrument Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 41-10-3.8872 N 41-10-6.5646 N
Longitude: 71-34-56.4903 W 71-34-23.968 W
Elevation: 107.7 ft. 101.4 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 40 ft. AGL 35 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on right 4-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes Yes
TDZE: 107.9 ft. 107.9 ft.

Heliports
None