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N79 Northumberland County Airport
Shamokin, Pennsylvania, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 17 AUGUST 2017

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 -4 (UTC -5 during Standard 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): 127.57 (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 VORTAC110.4008W
RAVr018/17.1RAVINE VORTAC114.6011W
HZLr256/(21.0)HAZLETON VOR109.4009W
FQMr171/31.7WILLIAMSPORT VOR/DME114.4009W
HARr046/39.8HARRISBURG VORTAC112.5010W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
BELLGROVE010/24.132810WBZJ -... --.. .---
PICTURE ROCKS174/27.434409WPIX .--. .. -..-

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.
Gradient: 0.8% UP
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: 20 ft. trees, 529 ft. from runway, 152 ft. left of centerline, 17:1 slope to clear
23 FT TREES, 89 FT FM RY END, 183 FT 'L' EXTENDING 800 FT ALONG RY.
none
7 FT HILL, 159 FT 'R' EXTENDING 700 FT ALONG RY.

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: 25
Single engine airplanes: 21
Multi engine airplanes: 3
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 63/day *
65% local general aviation
35% transient general aviation
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 21 December 2016

Additional Remarks

FOR CD CTC MDT 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 between 17 August 2017 at 0901Z and 14 September 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 08   download (243KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 26   download (246KB)
VOR RWY 08   download (215KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (229KB)

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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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 23-Aug-2017
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5609:56
Sunrise06:2510:25
Sunset19:5323:53
Evening civil twilight20:2100:21

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Aug-2017 08:08:24
Local (UTC-4)  23-Aug-2017 04:08:24
 
METAR
KSEG 
14nm W 
230753Z AUTO 31006KT 10SM BKN070 22/19 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP089 T02220189 $
KMUI 
25nm S 
230758Z AUTO 20004KT 10SM BKN110 22/22 A2980 RMK AO2 SLP090 T02150215 $
KHZL 
27nm E 
230755Z AUTO 27007KT 250V310 10SM 20/18 A2986 RMK AO2
TAF
KMUI 
25nm S 
230300Z 2303/2401 34009KT 9999 SCT070 BKN170 QNH2970INS BECMG 2308/2309 31009KT 9999 FEW040 QNH2981INS TX26/2319Z TN22/2310Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 2305 NEXT 2311
KIPT 
30nm NW 
230551Z 2306/2406 26005KT P6SM BKN035 TEMPO 2306/2307 BKN035 FM230800 31007KT P6SM BKN035 FM231400 30008G15KT P6SM SCT050 FM240100 34005KT P6SM SCT040
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
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
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
SS $3.98 $3.50 
 Updated 21-Aug-2017
 
   6 read write
SS=Self service
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