9N1
Airport
Vansant
Erwinna, Pennsylvania

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:9N1 (Nine-November-One)
Lat/Lng: 40.4842697222, -75.0996161111
40-29-03.3710N, 075-05-58.6180W
Estimated
Elevation: 390 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 12W, (1985), [-12W (2014)]
Sectional: NEW YORK
From City: 2nm SW of Erwinna

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
VFR Use only
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 10/1961
Attended: All year Every day 0830-DARK (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: New York Center (ZNY)
FSS: Williamsport FSS (IPT)
NOTAMs and Weather: IPT NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 1190 MSL (800 AGL)
Glider Traffic Pattern 800 Ft AGL; Power Plane 1000 Ft AGL. Power Plane Traffic Remain Outside Glider Traffic Pattern & Avoid Flying Directly Over Airport.
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800

Services

Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services: Glider, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental, Aircraft Sales, Glider Towing

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 40
Gliders: 12
Total: 52

Annual Operations

For year ending: 04/24/2014
Local GA (< 20 miles): 8000
Non-local GA: 900
Military Operations: 15
Total: 8915

Ownership

Owner: Bucks County Airport Authority
P.O. Box 1185, 3879 Old Easton Road
Doylestown, Pa 18901
215-345-1970
Manager: George Taylor
516 Cafferty Rd Po Box 176
Erwinna, Pa 18920
610-847-8494

Runways

Runways: 05G/23G
07/25

Runway 05G/23G

Length: 1340 feet
Width: 200 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Good Condition
End 05G End 23G
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 20:1 20:1

Runway 07/25

Length: 3058 feet
Width: 120 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Good Condition
End 07 End 25
Runway Markings: Ry07/25 Marked with White Tires; Displaced Threshold Marked with White Tires.  
Displaced Threshold Distance: 365'  
Objects: Road  
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 4:1
Runway 07 Approach Ratio 28:1 to Displaced Threshold.
20:1
Object Height: 15' AGL  
Object Distance: 60' Along centerline
0'
 

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Heavy Glider Traffic.
Airport Closed to Transient Traffic Dec Thru Apr.
Gliders Ocnlly Use Power Plane Runway for Landing to the West.
Runway 23 Gliders only.
Runway 05 Landings and Takeoffs Prohibited.
Deer on and in View of Airport.

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