Pilgrim AviationKPYM
14 reviews

In addition to flight training and scenic flights, Pilgrim Aviation also provides airplane rentals in Plymouth MA, offering a variety of well-maintained aircraft for flight training and personal use. We love scouring the country, investing in the finest aircraft and bringing them home to Plymouth to provide you with the best aviation experience possible.

Our growing fleet is 100% owned by Pilgrim Aviation and maintained to the highest standards, setting our flight services apart from others. Stop in, check out our fleet and see for yourself!

Operating Hours:
8:00 am - 8:00 pm

• Free WiFi
• Redbird LD Flight Simulator
• Coffee / Tea
• Gift Cards

CFI Rate: $60.00/hr
CFI Ground Rate: $60.00/hr
Misc. Items Sales Tax: 6.25%

Local Procedures Briefing
Pilgrim Aviation
Plymouth Municipal Airport - KPYM

Operator Procedures                                        

Fueling Aircraft

Fuel is provided by the airport. No FBO. A booth sits near Pilgrim Aviation with 100LL and Jet A. Ask the attendant for the fuel truck or taxi up (preferred). Aircraft are not fueled after previous flight. Fuel is available 6am to 10pm Sunday through Thursday and 6am to 11pm Friday and Saturday. After hours with prior arrangement. 

Access to Aircraft
Aircraft are tied down on ramp near Pilgrim Aviation. Transport to where the Skycatcher is parked available via golf cart.

After hours, the gate code will be provided. 

Returning the Aircraft
Tie down aircraft and return key to front office. Simple. 

Caution Areas, Where Hanger Rash is Most Likely
Narrow driveway to Skycatcher hangar. Use caution when taxiing.

What Fuel Load to Expect, and How to Change It
Aircraft are not refueled post flight. Do not assume you have sufficient fuel, check it. 

Local Airspace Considerations                        

Standard Departure Procedures
Standard non-controlled field procedures. North-bound departures should be aware of the Boston Class B 10 miles to the North.

Best Way to Get Flight Following
Contact Cape Approach 118.2.
Typical TFR Considerations
Boundary of Martha's Vineyard presidential TFR falls directly over PYM. VFR departures are possible with immediate turn northbound, but not reccomended. 


Local Airfield Operations                                       

Noise Abatement Procedures

Runway 24 noise abatement: Depart straight out and climb over cranberry bogs until past the power lines, then on course. 

Local Flight Planning Tips                                     

Noise Sensitive Areas
Wildlife refuge 4 miles SE.  
Nearby Special Use Airspace
Restricted area 12 miles SE near military base. 

Air Carrier Arrival Paths to be Avoided
Jet traffic uses 6 – 24 regardless of wind conditions. Be aware of potential conflicting traffic.  
Restrictions That May Apply to Any National Parks
Wildlife refuge 4 miles SE. 


To sum up...
Overall a somewhat sleepy non-controlled field with easy access.


July 26, 2013, 11:38 a.m.

Pilgrim Aviation is rated 5.0 out of 5 stars from 14 reviews.
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Operator Info

246 South Meadow Road
Plymouth, MA 02360
Pilgrim Aviation

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