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Bangor International Airport - Refueling ServicesFuel, Lube, & Fluids

Bangor Aviation Services is backed by over 40 years of experience. Most major credit cards are accepted. Bangor will work with your fuel broker or reseller as well. Contract arrangements are also available. Jet-A is also available around the clock (with or without Prist additive) via hydrant and truck fueling. Bangor carries most popular brands of lubricants utilized by carriers, as well as hydraulic fluids.

Federal Inspection Clearance Services

Bangor's International Arrivals Terminal is the most convenient and time-efficient government and international travel services facility available in the United States. Many international tour and holiday carriers avoid congestion and delays at their ultimate destination by taking advantage of Bangor's ability to clear passengers quickly and efficiently through the various United States governmental agencies.

Bangor offers 24-hour access to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (formerly Customs & Immigration), U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Public Health and Animal/Plant quarantine services. Bangor's International Arrivals Terminal is specifically designed to handle clearing flights and is capable of processing 1000 passengers per hour.

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Fees

No Canadian user fees at Bangor. Landing/ramp fees are quite reasonable and only charged for aircraft over 12,500 U.S. lbs. Handling fees are reasonable and discounts/flat fees are negotiable.

Dispatch Services

Bangor's Operations personnel are available 24/7 to handle dispatch needs. Experienced dispatchers coordinate an aircraft's arrival, servicing and departure with base operations, the FAA, Federal Inspection Service (Customs, Immigration and Agriculture) and all Ground Handling services.

Bangor Operations provide comprehensive briefings for crews, complete with current weather maps, notams, flight plan filing, weight and balance, and the daily North Atlantic routes. Movement messages are promptly provided to base operations, ensuring that interested parties are kept apprised of an aircraft's whereabouts.

Complete Flight Watch services are available for any airline movements to and from United States and Caribbean points. Bangor's Operations facility features three separate lounge spaces for the convenience of your crews.

Snow Removal Capability

Bangor is renowned worldwide for its ability to remain open in the worst weather and has a snow removal capability second to none. Crucial to this capability is Bangor's experience in handling snow. Bangor operates a large fleet of state-of-the-art snow removal equipment, including snowplows, blowers, high-speed brooms and de-icing units.

Maintenance

Bangor Aviation Services has FAA licensed A&P mechanics available 24 hours a day to perform maintenance/repair on most types of aircraft. Our repair station is FAA/EASA certified. Bangor performs ETOPS checks upon request. For maintenance needs on aircraft over 12,500 lbs. please contact Aircraft Maintenance at (207) 992-4600. For aircraft less than 12,500 lbs. please contact Maine Aero at (207) 990-5555.

Interior Aircraft Cleaning

Aviation services staff takes pride in helping maintain the appearance of your equipment. Four levels of cleaning services are offered as a complement to ramp service packages, all competitively priced to meet your needs. Custom cleaning packages may also be arranged upon request. Bangor personnel are trained to clean all makes and models of aircraft.

DeicingDe-Icing

De-icing is available 24 hours a day with Type I & IV fluids.

Air Carrier Ops

Whether you are a large or small carrier, domestic or international, spaces for passenger or cargo operations are available at Bangor. Facilities for on-field maintenance operations are also generally available.

Rental fees and leases are reasonable and competitive. Bangor's administrative staff is small, flexible and highly knowledgeable, ensuring prompt answers to questions and quick solutions to problems.

Diversions

Medical Emergencies Emergency assistance is available 24 hours a day for in-flight medical emergencies. Two major medical facilities are within ten minutes of the airport.

Bangor Aviation Services offers immediate access to a partner medical facility. An ailing passenger can be evaluated and treated by experienced medical personnel immediately upon arrival at the facility. A rapid assessment of the patient's condition allows carriers to make operational decisions concerning the flight. Bangor's passenger service agents will assist the flight crew and will accompany an ailing passenger and family members to the hospital if necessary. Passenger Services will make local arrangements for accommodations if necessary.

Weather Diversions Winter weather on the East Coast of the United States often adversely affects the schedules of international and domestic carriers flying into major metropolitan areas on the Eastern Seaboard. Bangor is the diversion stop when freezing rain, snow and fog close Boston, New York or other major metropolitan centers.

Air Rage Diversion BGR is experienced in minimizing the diversion required by in-flight disturbances. We handle the situation securely and effectively and get you back on your way.

Mechanical Bangor Aviation Services has FAA/EASA licensed A&P mechanics available around the clock to perform maintenance/repair on most types of aircraft. Our repair station is FAA/EASA certified.

Emergency Equipment

Bangor International Airport is an Index E airport, the highest FAA rating with respect to fire and emergency protection. The airport is capable of handling any aircraft in the world. The Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting Station (ARFFS), operates on-site with the following equipment; one P-4, 1500-gallon water/foam vehicle; two P-23, 3300 gallons each, water/foam/dry chemical vehicles; and one P-26, 5000-gallon pumper/tanker with 1500GPM pump. Rapid intervention vehicles include one P-32 fully equipped rescue vehicle. Rounding out the emergency vehicle stable is a P-15, 6100-gallon combination water and foam unit. On-site emergency vehicles are complemented by the rapid response capability of the Fire Department of the Air National Guard facility located on the field and in conjunction with the City of Bangor Fire Department.

Catering

Catering services at Bangor are provided in partnership with BAFS Inc. Dedicated to providing innovative, flexible, diverse and personal services, BAFS is the choice for excellence in in-flight dining. All of BAFS' catering can be customized to meet specific in-flight needs.

BAFS' team of culinary professionals design menus to fit an airline's taste and budget. From economical menu selections of Italian specialties and entree salads to exquisitely prepared presentations including filet mignon and Maine lobster, BAFS Inc. prides itself on serving outstanding meals. BAFS Inc. offers experience with high-security flights, commitment to passenger privacy, knowledge of cultural tastes and traditions, and quality and consistency.

BAFS Inc. also operates an on-site Foreign Waste Processing center. The facility is available 24 hours a day. The site operates in accordance with guidelines set forth by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Hangar Space

On a space available basis, Bangor can provide hangar space for aircraft sizes ranging from Piper Cubs to Caravans, G-IV's to Boeing 727's. Overnight, as well as long-term storage, is readily available. Heated hangars are also available. Please contact us at least 24 hours in advance for hangar space availability and pricing at (207) 992-4582 or 992-4585. Ramp space at the Bangor International Airport is almost unlimited.
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