Bedford/Laurence G. Hanscom Field

Airport
ICAO code: 
KBED
IATA Code: 
BED
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Bedford, Massachusetts,
Serving: 
Bedford
Elevation: 
133 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
42° 28' 15.092" N, 71° 17' 21.725" W
Airport WX: 
Cumulonimbus
Metar
Observation
KBED 281951Z 21005KT 10SM OVC070 03/M06 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP121 T00281061
Station
Bedford, Hanscom Field
Date/Time
2021-11-28 19:51:00
Wind direction
210°
Wind speed
05 kts
Lowest cloud amount
overcast
Temperature
2.8°C
Dew point
-6.1°C
Humidity
51%
Weather condition
n/a

Description

Laurence G. Hanscom Field, also known by both Hanscom Field and Hanscom Air Force Base, is a public use airport located in Bedford, a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

Climatology

Humid continental climate with a maritime influence (Köppen climate classification Dfa/Cfa) - characterized by four seasons: cold, windy, snowy winters, mild springs, hot, humid summers, and crisp and relatively short autumns. Precipitation reaches its lowest in January and February and peaks in summer and latter half of spring.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
5/23 1556 46 ASP Yes/Yes
11/29 2134 46 ASP Yes/Yes
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