, is a public airport owned by G. Robert Stetson Junior. It has one runway, averages 37 flights per day, and has approximately 40 aircraft based on its field., AirNav.com
, 2009, accessed August 13, 2009.
Marlboro Airport was founded in 1922
, the era when barnstormers
flew "by the seat of their pants." It is the oldest continuously operating commercial field in the state of Massachusetts. Currently it hosts one Fixed Base Operator
, Don's Flying Service, named for former airport manager Don LaCouture Sr. The field's managers have included:
- Jack McManus (1934–1937)
- Charles Spaulding (1937–1939)
- Norman Sims (1939–1946)
- Don LaCouture Sr. (1946–1998)
- G. Robert Stetson Jr. (1999–present)
Don's Flying Service offers flight instruction, tie-downs and hangar space, and major and minor aircraft repairs.
of the Experimental Aircraft Association
is based at Marlboro Airport. Also known as The Marlboro Antiquers (since many of the founding members owned antique airplanes), the chapter has about 40 members. They hold regular Young Eagles
rallies to provide free airplane rides to children ages 8–17.Civil Air Patrol
's Lt Col Frank Pocher Minute Man Squadron (commanded by Major
Sharon B. Ingraham) is based out of this airfield.
, a Boston Helicopter School and Boston Helicopter Tour provider is also located at Marlboro Airport. They operate 7 days a week and provide... Read More