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N68 Franklin County Regional Airport
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 JULY 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: N68
Lat/Long: 39-58-22.6621N 077-38-35.7226W
39-58.377702N 077-38.595377W
39.9729617,-77.6432563
(estimated)
Elevation: 687.9 ft. / 209.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 11W (2000)
From city: 3 miles N of CHAMBERSBURG, PA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 17201

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1970
Control tower: no
ARTCC: NEW YORK CENTER
FSS: WILLIAMSPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: IPT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATTND
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 06/24 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX AWOS-3: 120.725 (717-261-1943)
HARRISBURG APPROACH: 124.1
HARRISBURG DEPARTURE: 124.1
WX ASOS at HGR (16 nm S): 126.375 (301-745-3497)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
THSr087/14.4ST THOMAS VORTAC115.0007W
HGRr038/(19.2)HAGERSTOWN VOR109.8007W
HARr243/32.9HARRISBURG VORTAC112.5010W
FDKr348/(35.8)FREDERICK VOR109.0008W
MRBr022/36.5MARTINSBURG VORTAC112.1007W

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 3300 x 75 ft. / 1006 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 6  RUNWAY 24
Latitude: 39-58.196428N39-58.558975N
Longitude: 077-38.858508W077-38.332243W
Elevation: 684.2 ft.683.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 059 magnetic, 048 true239 magnetic, 228 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none48 ft. trees, 445 ft. from runway, 217 ft. left of centerline, 5:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: SUSQUEHANNA AREA REGIONAL AIRPORT A
ONE TERMINAL DRIVE, SUITE 300
MIDDLETOWN, PA 17057
Phone 717-948-3900
717-774-8335 OR 717-948-3501.
Manager: TIM EDWARDS
ONE TERMINAL DRIVE, SUITE 300, 208 AIRPORT DRIVE
MIDDLETOWN, PA 17057
Phone 717-948-3900

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 12
Single engine airplanes: 12
    
Aircraft operations: avg 33/day *
75% local general aviation
25% transient general aviation
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 04 December 2018

Additional Remarks

PJA ON & INVOF ARPT.
FOR CD CTC HARRISBURG APCH AT 800-932-0712.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 16 July 2020 at 0901Z to 13 August 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 06   download (240KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 24 **CHANGED**   download (251KB)
VOR/DME-B   download (243KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KHGR - Hagerstown Regional Airport-Richard A Henson Field (16 nm S)
W05 - Gettysburg Regional Airport (19 nm SE)
N94 - Carlisle Airport (25 nm NE)
W35 - Potomac Airpark (29 nm SW)
KFDK - Frederick Municipal Airport (36 nm S)
 
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Aerial photo of N68 (Franklin County Regional Airport)
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Photo taken 28-Jan-2019
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 11-Aug-2020
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5109:51
Sunrise06:2010:20
Sunset20:1100:11
Evening civil twilight20:4000:40

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  11-Aug-2020 16:03:57
Local (UTC-4)  11-Aug-2020 12:03:57
 
METAR
KHGR 
17nm S 
111553Z 23007KT 10SM CLR 30/21 A2998
TAF
KAOO 
37nm NW 
111133Z 1112/1212 00000KT P6SM SCT100 FM111500 21005KT P6SM SCT050 BKN100 FM111800 22007KT P6SM VCTS BKN050CB FM120000 23004KT P6SM -SHRA OVC100 FM120900 31003KT 3SM BR SCT010
KMRB 
38nm SW 
111140Z 1112/1212 00000KT 6SM BR SCT250 FM111400 17006KT P6SM SCT050 BKN250 FM120700 00000KT 6SM BR BKN250 FM120900 VRB03KT 3SM BR BKN250
KMDT 
42nm E 
111133Z 1112/1212 10003KT 6SM HZ BKN009 TEMPO 1112/1113 BKN015 FM111300 15003KT 6SM HZ BKN025 FM111600 18005KT P6SM SCT050 FM111900 20005KT 6SM -TSRA HZ BKN050CB FM120000 19004KT P6SM -SHRA VCTS BKN050CB FM120600 34003KT P6SM VCSH BKN100
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