4NY8
Gliderport
Harris Hill
Elmira, New York

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 11/13/2014 - 1/8/2015

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:4NY8
Lat/Lng: 42.1209075, -76.9010716667
42-07-15.2670N, 076-54-03.8580W
Estimated
Elevation: 1709 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 11W, (1985), [-12W (2014)]
Sectional: NEW YORK
From City: 3nm NW of Elmira

Operations

Use: Private
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Existed Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 03/1948
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: New York Center (ZNY)
FSS: Buffalo FSS (BUF)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no

Communications

UNICOM: 123.3 Mhz Available Weekends.

Services

Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 3
Gliders: 28
Total: 31

Annual Operations

Total: 0

Ownership

Owner: Chemung County
Elmira, Ny 14903
607-737-2811
Manager: Harris Hill Soaring Corp
Rd 2 607 Post Creek Rd.
Beaver Dams, Ny 14812
607-734-0641

Runways

Runways: 16/34

Runway 16/34

Length: 1115 feet
Two Parallel Asph Strips 1115X50 Used for Towplanes Lnd. 1115X150 East Used for Takeoff.
Width: 150 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete
End 16 End 34
Right Hand Pattern:   Yes

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Frequent Turbulence, Stong West Xwind & Severe Wind Gradient Conds All Runways; Gliderport on Hilltop 750 Feet Above Valley.
Considerable Sailplane Traffic in Area. Gliderport in Chemung Co Airport Control Zone. Pmsn to Lnd only W Prior Apvl of Mgr.
(E128) Sailplanes

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