Airfield Information

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Location

Lat/Long: 42-43-01.954N / 071-07-24.348W
(42.7172094 / -71.1234300) (estimated)
Elevation: 148 ft. / 45.1 m (surveyed) 
Variation: 16W (1985) 
From city: 2 miles E of LAWRENCE, MA 

Airport Operations

Facility Identifier: KLWM 
Facility use: Open to the public 
Sectional chart: NEW YORK 
Control tower: yes 
ARTCC: BOSTON CENTER 
FSS: BRIDGEPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [1-800-WX-BRIEF] 
NOTAMs facility: LWM (NOTAM-D service available) 
Attendance: 0700-2200 
Wind indicator: yes 
Segmented circle: no 
Lights: DUSK-DAWN
ACTVT HIRL RY 05/23; MIRL RY 14/32; REIL RYS 05 23 &
32; PAPI RYS 05 32 - CTAF. 
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport) 
Fees: Landing, overnight parking 
Airline operations: not certified under FAR Part 139 
Int'l operations: customs landing rights airport 

Airport Communications

CTAF: 119.25 
UNICOM: 122.8 
ATIS: 126.75 [0700-2200] 
WX ASOS: 126.75 (978-687-8017) [2200-0700] 
LAWRENCE GROUND [0700-2200]: 124.3
LAWRENCE TOWER [0700-2200]: 119.25 
BOSTON APPROACH: 124.4 
BOSTON DEPARTURE: 124.4 
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 126.15 (WHEN ATCT CLSD) 

Radio aids to navigate to the Airport

VOR radial/distance VOR name Freq Var
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LWMr237/1.9 LAWRENCE VOR/DME 112.50 15W
MHTr145/14.1 MANCHESTER VOR/DME 114.40 15W
BOSr001/22.4 BOSTON VORTAC 112.70 16W
PSMr226/25.5 PEASE VORTAC 116.50 16W
CONr162/36.1 CONCORD VORTAC 112.90 15W

NDB name Hdg/Dist (to KLWM) Freq Var ID
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HAGET 052/5.5 402 16W LW
TOPSFIELD 325/9.4 269 16W TOF
DERRY 143/15.1 338 16W DRY
SHAKER HILL 025/15.9 251 16W SKR 
FITCHBURG 085/29.7 365 15W FIT
ROLLINS 219/32.8 260 16W ESG

Noise Abatement Procedures
Fixed Wing Aircraft

1. Closed pattern traffic shall initiate turn-out at an altitude of 700 feet AGL;

2. On climb out, all traffic shall undertake reasonable efforts to maintain manufacturer's recommended best-rate-of-climb whenever possible;

3. There shall be no transient aircraft touch-and-go operations on Saturdays and Sundays;

4. Air Traffic Control shall limit the number of aircraft engaged in repetitive closed traffic pattern operations to no more than five aircraft at a time;

5. Touch-and-go operations are prohibited after 9:00 pm and before 8:00 am.

6. No Touch-and-go operations before 9:00 AM and after 1:00 PM on Sundays between July 1 and August 31.

Noise Abatement Procedures
Rotary Wing Aircraft

In addition to procedures for Fixed Wing Aircraft, Rotary Wing Aircraft departing from LWM may be permitted by Air Traffic Control to deviate from fixed-wing aircraft departure noise abatement procedures, consistent with operational safety.
Such departures, when permitted by ATC, shall avoid noise sensitive areas to the greatest extent possible.  
 
 

For comments or suggestions, contact the Airport Manager
Updated: April 4, 2005