Ridge Soaring
Unionville, Pennsylvania

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 11/09/2017 - 1/4/2018

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:79N
Lat/Lng:40.8839486111, -77.9072255556
40-53-02.2150N, 077-54-26.0120W
Elevation:815 feetEstimated
Magnetic Variation:10W,(1985),[-11W (2017)]
From City:2nmSW of Unionville


Use:Open to the public
Ownership:Privately owned
Attended:Mar-Nov Every day 0900-1700 (local)
Control Tower:no
ARTCC:New York Center(ZNY)
FSS:Altoona FSS(AOO)
NOTAMs and Weather:AOONOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator:Unlighted
Landing Fee:no


UNICOM:Communication with Airport Available on 123.3 Aviation Instructional Frequency.


Airframe Repair:None
Powerplant Repair:None
Bottled Oxygen:None
Bulk Oxygen:None
Transient Storage:Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services:Glider, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental, Glider Towing

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:4

Annual Operations

For year ending:06/07/2017
Local GA (< 20 miles):11500
Non-local GA:6500


Owner:Knauff & Grove, Inc
3523 S. Eagle Valley Rd
Julian, Pa 16844
Manager:Thomas Knauff/Doris Grove
3523 S. Eagle Valley Rd
Julian, Pa 16844



Runway 07/25

Length:3322 feet
Width:150 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Grass / Sod, Good Condition
End 07 End 25
Runway Markings:End and Sides Marked with Yellow/Red Cones. Disp Thrhld Marked with Orange Cones.End and Sides Marked with Yellow/Red Cones. Disp Thrhld Marked with Orange Cones.
Displaced Threshold Distance:725'470'
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Utility runway with a visual approachUtility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope:15:1
Approach Slope 21:1 to Displaced Threshold
Approach Slope 19:1 to Displaced Threshold
Object Height:73' AGL81' AGL
Object Distance:1101' Along centerline
116' Right of centerline
1004' Along centerline
53' Left of centerline



Additional Remarks

E161-07-Runway 07 Displaced Threshold at 1030 Ft.
E161-25-Runway 25 Displaced Threshold at 550 Ft.
Drainage Ditch Obstructs Turf Landing Surface 1738 Ft Inbound from Runway 25 N & S Side, Marked with Red/Yellow Cones.
Runway 07/25 Centerline Runs Along S Edge of Paved Strip.

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