Blue Knob Valley
Newry, Pennsylvania

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 10/15/2015 - 12/10/2015

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:7G4
Lat/Lng: 40.3959063889, -78.4539033333
40-23-45.2630N, 078-27-14.0520W
Elevation: 1270 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 09W, (1985), [-10W (2015)]
Sectional: DETROIT
From City: 1nm W of Newry


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
VFR only.
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 10/1971
Attended: All year Every day IREG (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Cleveland Center (ZOB)
FSS: Altoona FSS (AOO)
NOTAMs and Weather: AOO NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Aircraft Sales

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 12
Total: 12

Annual Operations

For year ending: 10/30/2014
Local GA (< 20 miles): 1250
Non-local GA: 200
Total: 1450


Owner: Blue Knob Valley Airport Inc
200 Airport Road
Duncansville, Pa 16635
Manager: Alan Montgomery
200 Airport Road
Duncansville, Pa 16635


Runways: 11/29

Runway 11/29

Length: 3415 feet
Width: 89 feet
Surface: Gravel / Cinders / Crushed Rock / Coral/Shells / Slag, Poor Condition
Runway in Poor Condition Due to Large Amounts of Grass and Hardy Weeds 2 Ft Tall Along Entire Length of Runway.
End 11 End 29
Right Hand Pattern:   Yes
Runway Markings: Runway 11/29 Dimensions Marked with Yellow Barrels  
Displaced Threshold Distance: 300'
Runway 11 Displaced Threshold Marked with Yellow L'S Each Side.
Objects: Trees Trees
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 15:1
Approach Ratio 26:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Object Height: 27' AGL 17' AGL
Object Distance: 407' Along centerline
57' Left of centerline
28' Along centerline
82' Left of centerline



Additional Remarks

A33-11/29 1-Surface is Rolled Slate.
Airport Surrounded by Mountains.
Loose Stones on Runway; Taxiway & Ramp.
Numerous Trees in Primary Surface Along South Side of Runway.

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