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N79 Northumberland County Airport
Shamokin, Pennsylvania, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 01 FEBRUARY 2018

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
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 -... --.. .---

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 1 February 2018 at 0901Z and 1 March 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 08 **CHANGED**   download (244KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 26 **CHANGED**   download (245KB)
VOR RWY 08 **CHANGED**   download (214KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply **CHANGED**   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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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 23-Feb-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2311:23
Sunrise06:5011:50
Sunset17:4922:49
Evening civil twilight18:1723:17

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Feb-2018 23:29:13
Local (UTC-5)  23-Feb-2018 18:29:13
 
METAR
KSEG 
14nm W 
232314Z AUTO 20006KT 10SM OVC009 05/03 A3029 RMK AO2 T00500033
KMUI 
25nm S 
232256Z 00000KT 2SM BR OVC005 05/05 A3032 RMK AO2A SLP274 T00450045 $
KHZL 
27nm E 
232315Z AUTO 16005KT 2 1/2SM BR OVC003 02/02 A3027 RMK AO2 PNO
TAF
KMUI 
25nm S 
222352Z 2223/2401 05009KT 4800 BR OVC004 620112 510207 QNH3051INS BECMG 2309/2310 09009KT 4800 -RA OVC005 660052 QNH3030INS TEMPO 2310/2314 -FZRA 690001 620201 BECMG 2319/2320 15009KT 8000 -RA OVC004 QNH3025INS BECMG 2400/2401 17009KT 4800 BR OVC004 QNH3025INS TX04/2310Z TN00/2312Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 2318 NEXT 2311
KIPT 
30nm NW 
232106Z 2321/2418 07008G22KT 4SM -DZ BR SCT008 OVC012 FM232230 09007G16KT 3SM -RA BR BKN008 OVC012 FM240900 00000KT 3SM BR OVC008 FM241300 VRB03KT 6SM BR OVC015
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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 $4.09 $3.50 
 Updated 20-Feb-2018
 
   4 read write
SS=Self service
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