Aviation Events, Great Places to Fly and MORE!

Aviation Places to Fly Aviation Events Videos News Airport Search
Start receiving our Newsletters about Aviation Events, Places to Fly, Aviation Jobs and Videos!
Post our Flyer! Link to US!

* Add an Aviation Event!
* Add a Place to Fly!


BID

Block Island State
Block Island, Rhode Island

Printable Version

Any information displayed may not be accurate or current and should not be considered valid for navigation, flight planning, or for use in flight. Please consult official publications for current and correct information.
Distance Calculator:
How far is Block Island State?
Input Your Airport ID:  
Destination Airport ID:  
Mileage Type:
Airport Location:
FAA Identifier: BID
Latitude/Longitude: 41-10-05.2000N / 071-34-40.2000W
41.1681 / -71.5778
Elevation: 107 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 15W (1985)
Land Area Covered: 136 acres
From City: 1 nautical miles W of Block Island, RI
County/Parish: Washington, RI
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 6/1/1950 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: New York
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Boston Center (ZBW)
FSS: Bridgeport Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: NOV-APR/ALL/0800-1600, MAY-OCT/ALL/0700-1900
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: Yes
Communications:
Unicom: 123
CTAF: 123
APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY BOSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 124.85/307.9 (WOODSTOCK RCAG) WHEN PROVIDENCE APCH CTL CLSD.
Services:
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 10/28
Dimensions: 2502 x 100 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 30 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: State Of Rhode Island
Ri Airport Corporation
Warwick, RI 02886
401-737-4000
Manager: Mark Helmboldt
Box 357
Block Island, RI 02807
401-466-5511
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
  • 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.
  • COMMERCIAL & NON RHODE ISLAND REGISTERED ACFT.
  • ACTVT MIRL RY 10/28; REIL & PAPI RYS 10 & 28 - CTAF.
  • EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
WST Westerly State Westerly, RI - Public New York 17 miles
MTP Montauk Montauk, NY - Public New York 19 miles
08R Richmond West Kingston, RI - Public New York 22 miles
0B8 Elizabeth Field Fishers Island, NY - Public New York 24 miles
GON Groton-New London Groton (new London), CT - Public New York 27 miles
UUU Newport State Newport, RI - Public New York 29 miles
OQU Quonset State North Kingstown, RI - Public New York 31 miles
HTO East Hampton East Hampton, NY - Public New York 38 miles
PVD Theodore Francis Green State Providence, RI - Public New York 39 miles
EWB New Bedford Rgnl New Bedford, MA - Public New York 48 miles
LZD Danielson Danielson, CT - Public New York 48 miles
42B Goodspeed East Haddam, CT - Public New York 49 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
Fun Places to Fly Search:
Your Airport ID:
* OR *
Your Zip Code:
Range (miles):
Airport Search:
ID, Name
or City:
State:
Airport Distance Calculator:
From Airport ID:
To Airport ID:
Mileage Type:
Put this on your Website!