N79
Airport
Northumberland County
Shamokin, Pennsylvania

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 07/24/2014 - 9/18/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:N79
Lat/Lng: 40.8369166667, -76.5524444444
40-50-12.9000N, 076-33-08.8000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 09/04/2009
Elevation: 881 feet Surveyed by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 09/04/2009
Magnetic Variation: 11W, (1995), [-12W (2014)]
Sectional: NEW YORK
From City: 3nm N of Shamokin

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Existed Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Attended: All year Mon-Fri 0800-1400 (local) All year Sat-Sun ON CALL (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: New York Center (ZNY)
FSS: Williamsport FSS (IPT)
NOTAMs and Weather: IPT NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Lights: Activate PAPI Runway 08/26; MIRL Runway 08/26 - 121.8.
Beacon: Dusk-Dawn. Activate MIRL Runway 08/26 and PAPI Runways 08 & 26 - 121.8.
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800
Weather: AWOS-3 570-672-0389 119.175
Approach:
Contact 'HARRISBURG' Approach
118.25, 269.45
Departure:
Contact 'HARRISBURG' Departure
118.25, 269.45
Master Airport: CXY (CAPITAL CITY)

Services

Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 14
Multi Engine GA: 3
Total: 17

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/19/2013
Local GA (< 20 miles): 12600
Non-local GA: 8400
Military Operations: 50
Total: 21050

Ownership

Owner: Northumberland Co Apt Auth
1387 Airport Road
Paxinos, Pa 17860
570-898-8588
After Hours 570-898-8588
Manager: Ron Smith
1387 Airport Road
Paxinos, Pa 17860
570-898-8588

Runways

Runways: 08/26

Runway 08/26

Length: 3297 feet
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 08 End 26
True Alignment: 072, (060 Magnetic) 252, (240 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Nonprecision Instrument, Fair Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Fair Condition
Gradient: 0.8 Up  
Elevation at End: 852.5' MSL 880.5' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 878.5' MSL 880.6' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 40' AGL 40' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.00° 3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left side of runway 2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL): Yes Yes
Objects: Trees  
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a nonprecision approach Utility runway with a nonprecision approach
Object Clearance Slope: 4:1 20:1
Object Height: 13' AGL  
Object Distance: 253' Along centerline
177' Left of centerline
 
Other Objects: 23 Ft Trees, 89 Ft from Runway End, 183 Ft 'L' Extending 800 Ft Along Runway. 7 Ft Hill, 159 Ft 'R' Extending 700 Ft Along Runway.

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

(A89) for Pickup Clearance Toll Free Call 800-932-0712.

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