E68
Gliderport
Estrella Sailport
Maricopa, Arizona

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 05/29/2014 - 7/24/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:E68
Lat/Lng: 33.0853266667, -112.160979444
33-05-07.1760N, 112-09-39.5260W
Estimated
Elevation: 1273 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 13E, (1985), [11E (2014)]
Sectional: PHOENIX
From City: 6nm W of Maricopa

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 03/1969
Attended: All year Mon-Fri 1100-DUSK (local) All year Sat-Sun 0900-DUSK (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Albuquerque Center (ZAB)
FSS: Prescott FSS (PRC)
NOTAMs and Weather: PRC NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.900
Frequency 123.3 Available for Comm Between Glider and Tow Aircraft.

Services

Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Pilot Instruction, Parachute Jump Activity, Aircraft Rental, Glider Towing
Glider Services only.

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 2
Gliders: 40
Total: 42

Annual Operations

For year ending: 04/24/2011
Local GA (< 20 miles): 20000
Total: 20000

Ownership

Owner: Arizona Soaring Inc
Po Box 858
Maricopa, Az 85239
520-568-2318
Manager: Jason Stephens
Po Box 858
Maricopa, Az 85239
520-568-2318

Runways

Runways: 06C/24C
06L/24R
06R/24L
07/25

Runway 06C/24C

Length: 1995 feet
Width: 25 feet
Surface: Natural Soil, Fair Condition
End 06C End 24C
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings: None None
Gradient: 0.4 0.4
Objects: Brush Brush
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 1:1 4:1
Object Height: 8' AGL 23' AGL
Object Distance: 15' Along centerline
92' Right of centerline
100' Along centerline
75' Right of centerline

Runway 06L/24R

Length: 1910 feet
Width: 25 feet
Surface: Natural Soil, Fair Condition
End 06L End 24R
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings: None None
Gradient: 0.4 0.4
Objects: Tree  
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 9:1 50:1
Object Height: 10' AGL  
Object Distance: 90' Along centerline
30' Right of centerline
 

Runway 06R/24L

Length: 2520 feet
Width: 30 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
End 06R End 24L
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Gradient: 0.4 0.4
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 50:1 50:1
Other Objects: Runway 07 is in Primary Surface at 85 Feet Left of Centerline for the Entire Length. 4 Foot Brush 117 Feet Left and 0 Feet from Eor. Runway 25 is in Primary Surface 85 Feet Right of Centerline. 5 Foot Brush 40 Feet Left and 0 Feet from Eor.

Runway 07/25

Length: 3740 feet
Width: 20 feet
Surface: Natural Soil, Fair Condition
End 07 End 25
Objects: Brush Brush
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 25:1 17:1
Object Height: 10' AGL 6' AGL
Object Distance: 256' Along centerline
70' Right of centerline
105' Along centerline
55' Left of centerline

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Obstrns Mtns SW, NW & N. 1' Berm & -1' Ditch N of Runway 06L/24R.
Power Aircraft Pattern is South of Runways; Glider Pattern is North of Runways.
Powered Aircraft are Reqd to Use Runway not in Use by Gliders.
An Aerobatic Box is Active from 0900-1800; One Square Mile Around the Pxr194023.
Heavy No-Radio Activity.
Paved Runway for Takeoff only.
Powered Aircraft be Alert for Heavy Glider Traffic Operate Without Comm Within 5 NM of Estrella Sailport.
All Aircraft Prior Permission Due to Heavy Glider Activity Contact 520-568-2318.
Airport Closed at Night.

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