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Airport Information for Pilots

FAA Identifier: 

PYM

Lat/Long: 

41-54-32.5000N / 070-43-43.6000W
41-54.541667N / 070-43.726667W
41.9090278 / -70.7287778
(estimated)

Elevation: 

148 ft. / 45.1 m (surveyed)

Variation: 

16W (1995)

From city: 

4 miles SW of PLYMOUTH, MA

Time zone: 

UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)

Zip code: 

02360

Airport Operations

Airport use: 

Open to the public

Activation date: 

03/1941

Sectional chart: 

New York

Control tower: 

no

ARTCC: 

BOSTON CENTER

FSS: 

BRIDGEPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION

NOTAMs facility: 

PYM (NOTAM-D service available)

Attendance: 

0600-2200

Wind indicator: 

yes

Segmented circle: 

yes

Lights: 

DUSK-DAWN
ACTVT MIRL RYS 06/24; 15/33; MALSF RY 06 & REIL RY 24 - 122.900.

Beacon: 

white-green (lighted land airport)

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 

123.0

WX ASOS: 

135.625 (508-746-8003)

CAPE APPROACH

126.3

CAPE DEPARTURE

126.3

CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 

127.75

WX AWOS-3 at GHG (12 nm N): 

120.0 (781-837-0555)

WX ASOS at TAN (13 nm W): 

132.675 (508-824-5005)

WX ASOS at EWB (17 nm SW): 

PHONE 508-992-0195

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY BOSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 128.75/290.3 (BARNSTABLE RCAG) WHEN CAPE APCH CTL CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance

  

VOR name

  

Freq

  

Var

BOSr173/29.3

BOSTON VOR/DME

112.70

16W

MVYr005/31.2

MARTHAS VINEYARD VOR/DME

114.50

15W

LFVr274/31.5

MARCONI VOR/DME

114.70

16W

PVDr085/33.2

PROVIDENCE VORTAC

115.60

14W


 

NDB name

  

Hdg/Dist

  

Freq

  

Var

  

ID

MARSHFIELD

208/11.6

368

16W

IMR

 .. -- .-.

TAUNTON

097/13.0

227

16W

TAN

 - .- -.

MANSFIELD

121/21.6

220

16W

IHM

 .. .... --

PROVINCETOWN

263/24.5

389

16W

PVC

 .--. ...- -.-.

NAUSET

308/35.5

279

16W

CQX

 -.-. --.- -..-

SHAKER HILL

165/38.4

251

16W

SKR

 ... -.- .-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 

100LL and JET-A

Parking: 

hangars and tiedowns

Airframe service: 

MAJOR

Powerplant service: 

MAJOR

Bottled oxygen: 

LOW

Bulk oxygen: 

LOW

Runway Information

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 

4350 x 75 ft. / 1326 x 23 m

Surface: 

asphalt, in good condition

Weight bearing capacity: 

Single wheel: 

25.0

Runway edge lights: 

medium intensity

RUNWAY 6

  

RUNWAY 24

Latitude: 

41-54.254143N

41-54.806330N

Longitude: 

070-44.191132W

070-43.580592W

Elevation: 

135.1 ft.

146.9 ft.

Gradient: 

0.4%

0.4%

Traffic pattern: 

left

left

Runway heading: 

056 magnetic, 040 true

236 magnetic, 220 true

Markings: 

precision, in good condition

nonprecision, in good condition

Visual slope indicator: 

4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)

4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)

Approach lights: 

MALSF: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with sequenced flashers

Runway end identifier lights: 

yes

Touchdown point: 

yes, no lights

yes, no lights

Instrument approach: 

ILS/DME

Obstructions: 

30 ft. trees, 1700 ft. from runway

65 ft. trees, 1500 ft. from runway, 20:1 slope to clear

Runway 15/33

Dimensions: 

4351 x 75 ft. / 1021 x 23 m

Surface: 

asphalt, in good condition

Weight bearing capacity: 

Single wheel: 

25.0

Runway edge lights: 

medium intensity

RUNWAY 15

  

RUNWAY 33

Latitude: 

41-54.732088N

41-54.380505N

Longitude: 

070-43.805867W

070-43.236742W

Elevation: 

145.0 ft.

130.1 ft.

Gradient: 

0.4%

0.4%

Traffic pattern: 

left

left

Runway heading: 

146 magnetic, 130 true

326 magnetic, 310 true

Markings: 

basic, in good condition

basic, in good condition

Visual slope indicator: 

4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)

Touchdown point: 

yes, no lights

yes, no lights

Obstructions: 

27 ft. trees, 750 ft. from runway, 125 ft. left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

80 ft. tree, 1800 ft. from runway, 125 ft. left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: 

Publicly-owned

Owner: 

TOWN OF PLYMOUTH
11 LINCOLN STREET
PLYMOUTH, MA 02360

Phone 508-747-1620

Manager: 

TOM MAHER
246 SOUTH MEADOW RD 

PLYMOUTH, MA 02360
Phone 508-746-2020

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field:

125

Single engine airplanes:

96

Multi engine airplanes:

14

Jet airplanes:

4

Helicopters:

11

  

  

Aircraft operations: avg 151/day *

54% 

local general aviation

36% 

transient general aviation

9% 

air taxi

<1% 

military

* for 12-month period ending 01 March 2011

Additional Remarks

BE AWARE OF HI-SPEED MILITARY JET & HEAVY HELICOPTER TFC VCNTY OTIS AFB.

BE ALERT FOR DEER ON & INVOF RYS AT NGT.

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.

IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 06    download (366KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 06    download (352KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 24    download (322KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply    download (26KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply    download (42KB)

KGHG - Marshfield Municipal Airport - George Harlow Field (12 nm N)
KTAN - Taunton Municipal Airport - King Field (13 nm W)
KEWB - New Bedford Regional Airport (17 nm SW)
KFMH - Cape Cod Coast Guard Air Station (18 nm SE)
1B9 - Mansfield Municipal Airport (22 nm W)

Plymouth Municipal Airport
246 South Meadow Road
Plymouth, MA 02360
Tel : (508) 746-2020
Fax: (508) 747-4483
Email: tmaher@townhall.plymouth.ma.us

                                       

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