CHESTER
Latitude: 41-23-1.354 N
Longitude: 72-30-20.834 W
Elevation: 416 ft.
Variation: 13 W 1980
From city: 3 miles SW of CHESTER, CT
ARTCC: ZBW
Section chart: NEW YORK
Time Zone: UTC-5(-4DT)
SNC (KSNC)
CHESTER, CT
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: SNC (CHESTER)
Attendance: APR-OCT 0800-2000
NOV-MAR 0800-1800
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Beacon: Clear
ROTG BCN IS CLEAR STROBE.
SS-SR
Fuel: 100LL, A
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
WHELEN AVIATION
WINTHROP ROAD
CHESTER, CT 06412
UNITED STATES
Phone: 860-526-4321
MANAGER:
JAMES OLSON
WINTHROP ROAD
CHESTER, CT 06412
UNITED STATES
Phone: 860-526-4321
General Remarks
No remarks.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 122.725 MHz  
ATIS: None  
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
NEW YORK APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 124.075 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VOR/DME MAD MADISON 110.4 MHz 24 Hours 9.4 nm 63.4°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  DME PORTION UNUSBL 330-060 BYD 30 NM BLO 4000 FT.
VOR/DME HFD HARTFORD 114.9 MHz
HIWAS BROADCAST.
24 Hours 15.5 nm 173.1°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
VOT GON GROTON 110.25 MHz 24 Hours 20.9 nm 279.9°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
NDB JWE CLERA 362 KHz 24 Hours 27.4 nm 89.6°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
VORTAC HTO HAMPTON 113.6 MHz 24 Hours 29.2 nm 343.0°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  DME PORTION UNUSBL 280-325 BYD 35 NM BLO 1700; 325-355 BYD 30 NM BLO 2000.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNUSBL 280-325 BYD 35 NM BLO 1700; 325-355 BYD 30 NM BLO 2000.
•  VOR UNUSABLE 221-231 BLO 6,000 ALL DSTCS.
TACAN FOK SUFFOLK CO   24 Hours 33.2 nm 9.8°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN UNMONITORED WHEN TWR CLSD.
•  NO-NOTAM MP: 1600-2000Z++ MON.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
SNC WX ASOS 118.325 MHz 860-526-1551 0.0 nm
SNC WX AWOS-3 118.325 MHz 860-526-1551 0.0 nm
HFD WX ASOS   860-527-5837 22.1 nm
IJD WX ASOS 133.675 MHz 860-456-8839 26.1 nm
HTO WX AWOS-2 122.7 MHz 617-262-3825 27.7 nm
•  AWOS 2, TEST MODE ONLY.
Runways
17/35
Dimensions: 2722 ft. x 50 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
RY 17/35 NSTD MIRL. NO THLD LIGHTS.
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 8.5,000 lbs
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 17 Runway 35
True Alignment: 161° 341°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Nonstandard
17/35 UNICOM FREQ MARKED ON RY.
Nonstandard
Markings Condition: Fair Fair
Latitude: 41-23-14.058 N 41-22-48.65 N
Longitude: 72-30-26.698 W 72-30-14.97 W
Elevation: 395 ft. 408 ft.
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes Yes
Displaced Threshold: 558.9 ft.  
DT Latitude: 41-23-8.84 N  
DT Longitude: 72-30-24.3 W  
DT Elevation: 400 ft.  
TDZE: 416 ft. 416 ft.

Heliports
None