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N79 Northumberland County Airport
Shamokin, Pennsylvania, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 30 JANUARY 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: N79
Lat/Long: 40-50-12.9000N 076-33-08.8000W
40-50.215000N 076-33.146667W
40.8369167,-76.5524444
(estimated)
Elevation: 880.6 ft. / 268.4 m (surveyed)
Variation: 11W (1995)
From city: 3 miles N of SHAMOKIN, PA
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 17824

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: NEW YORK CENTER
FSS: WILLIAMSPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: IPT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0800-1400, ALL SAT-SUN ON CALL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT PAPI RY 08/26; MIRL RY 08/26 - 121.8.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 119.175 (570-672-0389)
HARRISBURG APPROACH: 118.25 [0600-0000]
HARRISBURG DEPARTURE: 118.25 [0600-0000]
WX AWOS-3 at 79PN (8 nm N): 118.075 (570-271-8192)
WX AWOS-3 at ZER (11 nm SE): 127.575 (570-544-2778)
WX ASOS at SEG (14 nm W): 123.975 (570-374-4099)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
MIPr164/12.3MILTON VORTAC109.2009W
SEGr088/15.3SELINSGROVE VOR/DME110.4008W
RAVr018/17.1RAVINE VORTAC114.6011W
FQMr171/31.7WILLIAMSPORT VOR/DME114.4009W
HARr046/39.8HARRISBURG VORTAC112.5010W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
BELLGROVE010/24.132810WBZJ -... --.. .---

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 8/26

Dimensions: 3297 x 75 ft. / 1005 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 8  RUNWAY 26
Latitude: 40-50.133392N40-50.297303N
Longitude: 076-33.488143W076-32.806612W
Elevation: 852.5 ft.880.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 083 magnetic, 072 true263 magnetic, 252 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 16 ft. trees, 435 ft. from runway, 283 ft. left of centerline, 14:1 slope to clear
RWY 08 TREES/BRUSH 165 L OF CNTRLN PARL TO RWY FROM THLD OUT TO 200 FT.
none

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: NORTHUMBERLAND CO APT AUTH
PO BOX 94
PAXINOS, PA 17860
Phone 570-898-8588
AFTER HOURS 570-898-8588
Manager: RON SMITH
PO BOX 94
PAXINOS, PA 17860
Phone 570-898-8588

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 22
Single engine airplanes: 15
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 1
Ultralights: 4
    
Aircraft operations: avg 63/day *
65% local general aviation
35% transient general aviation
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 21 November 2019

Additional Remarks

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 30 January 2020 at 0901Z to 27 Feburary 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 08   download (246KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 26   download (245KB)
VOR RWY 08   download (214KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (243KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

8N8 - Danville Airport (8 nm NW)
N13 - Bloomsburg Municipal Airport (11 nm NE)
KZER - Schuylkill County/Joe Zerbey Airport (11 nm SE)
KSEG - Penn Valley Airport (14 nm W)
74N - Bendigo Airport (17 nm S)
 
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Aerial photo of N79 (Northumberland County Airport)
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Photo taken 26-May-2017
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-Feb-2020
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2711:27
Sunrise06:5511:55
Sunset17:4522:45
Evening civil twilight18:1323:13

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Feb-2020 22:13:36
Local (UTC-5)  20-Feb-2020 17:13:36
 
METAR
KSEG 
14nm W 
202153Z AUTO 34007KT 5SM -SN BKN036 OVC048 M01/M07 A3042 RMK AO2 SNB49 SLP306 P0000 T10111072
KMUI 
25nm S 
202156Z 33008KT 10SM BKN050 BKN200 00/M10 A3040 RMK AO2A SLP303 T00001097
KHZL 
27nm E 
202155Z AUTO 31007KT 10SM -SN SCT027 BKN036 OVC044 M03/M10 A3035 RMK AO2
TAF
KMUI 
25nm S 
201100Z 2011/2117 35006KT 9999 BKN120 510023 QNH3037INS BECMG 2021/2022 34009KT 9999 BKN040 QNH3036INS BECMG 2108/2109 35010G15KT 9999 FEW040 QNH3045INS TX01/2020Z TNM06/2110Z
KIPT 
30nm NW 
201912Z 2019/2118 32007KT P6SM SCT035 OVC045 TEMPO 2019/2022 25006KT 4SM -SHSN OVC035 FM202200 34006KT P6SM BKN040 FM211400 31006KT P6SM SCT035
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Northumberland County Airport 570-672-1321
570-898-8588
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Passenger terminal and lounge, Rental cars, Pilots lounge / snooze room, Public telephone, ...

More info about Northumberland County Airport
independent
100LL Jet A
SS $4.35 $3.15 
 Updated 11-Feb-2020
 
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SS=Self service
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