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N79 Northumberland County Airport
Shamokin, Pennsylvania, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 12 OCTOBER 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 VOR/DME110.4008W
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 14 September 2017 at 0901Z and 9 November 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 08   download (242KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 26   download (244KB)
VOR RWY 08   download (214KB)
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 18-Oct-2017
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5410:54
Sunrise07:2211:22
Sunset18:2122:21
Evening civil twilight18:4922:49

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Oct-2017 22:15:58
Local (UTC-4)  18-Oct-2017 18:15:58
 
METAR
KSEG 
14nm W 
182153Z AUTO 18003KT 10SM CLR 19/09 A3025 RMK AO2 SLP245 T01890094
KMUI 
25nm S 
182158Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 19/10 A3026 RMK AO2A SLP251 T01870102
KHZL 
27nm E 
182155Z AUTO 23003KT 10SM CLR 18/05 A3030 RMK AO2
TAF
KMUI 
25nm S 
181900Z 1819/2001 VRB06KT 9999 SKC QNH3011INS TX22/1819Z TN04/1910Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 1904 NEXT 1911
KIPT 
30nm NW 
181731Z 1818/1918 VRB03KT P6SM SKC TEMPO 1910/1913 5SM BR SKC FM191300 16002KT P6SM FEW300
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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 $3.95 $3.50 
 Updated 02-Oct-2017
 
   4 read write
SS=Self service
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