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FAA Information

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), tha national aviation authory of the United States, oversees, regulates, and provides information on all aspects of American civil aviation.

All the detailed information of the Schuylkill County Airport is provided by the FAA. Information format is provided by AirNav.com.

FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 18 JUNE 2020

Location

FAA Identifier:  ZER
Lat/Long:  40-42-24.3600N 076-22-22.7500W
40-42.406000N 076-22.379167W
40.7067667,-76.3729861
(estimated)
Elevation:  1729.4 ft. / 527.1 m (surveyed)
Variation:  12W (2000)
From city:  8 miles W of POTTSVILLE, PA
Time zone:  UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code:  17921

Airport Operations

Airport use:  Open to the public
Activation date:  10/1959
Control tower:  no
ARTCC:  NEW YORK CENTER
FSS:  WILLIAMSPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility:  IPT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance:  MON-FRI 0730-1700, ALL SAT – SUN ON CALL
FOR SVC AFTER HRS 570-617-6002.
Wind indicator:  lighted
Segmented circle:  no
Lights:  ACTIVATE REIL RY 11/29; MIRL RY 11/29 – CTAF.
Beacon:  white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM:  123.075
WX AWOS-3:  127.575 (570-544-2778)
HARRISBURG APPROACH:  118.25
HARRISBURG DEPARTURE:  118.25
WX AWOS-3 at N79 (11 nm NW):  119.175 (570-672-0389)
WX ASOS at MUI (19 nm SW):  124.175 (717-861-2536)
WX AWOS-3 at 79PN (19 nm NW):  118.075 (570-271-8192)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance    VOR name    Freq    Var
RAVr059/13.8 RAVINE VORTAC 114.60 11W
MIPr154/23.2 MILTON VORTAC 109.20 09W
SEGr110/23.8 SELINSGROVE VOR/DME 110.40 08W
ETXr293/32.3 EAST TEXAS VOR/DME 110.20 09W
LRPr003/35.4 LANCASTER VOR/DME 117.30 09W
HARr063/40.0 HARRISBURG VORTAC 112.50 10W

 

NDB name    Hdg/Dist    Freq    Var    ID
BELLGROVE 037/18.2 328 10W BZJ  -… –.. .—

Airport Services

Fuel available:  100LL JET-A
AVGAS SELF SERVE WITH CREDIT CARD.
JET-A SELF-SERVE WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking:  hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service:  MINOR
Powerplant service:  MINOR
Bottled oxygen:  NONE
Bulk oxygen:  NONE

Runway Information

Runway 11/29

Dimensions:  4599 x 75 ft. / 1402 x 23 m
Surface:  asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel:  21.0
Runway edge lights:  medium intensity
RUNWAY 11    RUNWAY 29
Latitude:  40-42.385858N 40-42.282017N
Longitude:  076-23.021483W 076-22.035672W
Elevation:  1729.4 ft. 1706.5 ft.
Traffic pattern:  left left
Runway heading:  110 magnetic, 098 true 290 magnetic, 278 true
Markings:  nonprecision, in good condition nonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator:  2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI ON CONTINUOUSLY.
2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI ON CONTINUOUSLY.
Runway end identifier lights:  yes yes
Touchdown point:  yes, no lights yes, no lights
Obstructions:  28 ft. trees, 562 ft. from runway, 488 ft. right of centerline, 13:1 slope to clear none

Runway 4/22

Dimensions:  2523 x 140 ft. / 769 x 43 m
Surface:  turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings:  RY 04/22 EDGE & DSPLCD THLD MKD WITH ORANGE CONES.
Operational restrictions:  NOT MAINTAINED WINTER MONTHS.
RUNWAY 4    RUNWAY 22
Latitude:  40-42.360000N 40-42.714500N
Longitude:  076-22.249333W 076-21.964667W
Elevation:  1707.1 ft. 1714.4 ft.
Traffic pattern:  left left
Runway heading:  043 magnetic, 031 true 223 magnetic, 211 true
Displaced threshold:  no 200 ft.
Markings:  none, in poor condition none, in poor condition
Touchdown point:  yes, no lights yes, no lights
Obstructions:  34 ft. trees, 636 ft. from runway, 257 ft. right of centerline, 19:1 slope to clear 30 ft. trees, 98 ft. from runway, 232 ft. left of centerline, 3:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 10:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership:  Publicly-owned
Owner:  SCHUYLKILL COUNTY A/P AUTH
240 AIRPORT ROAD
POTTSVILLE, PA 17901
Phone 570-544-6002
Manager:  BILL WILLARD
240 AIRPORT ROAD
POTTSVILLE, PA 17901
Phone (570) 617-6002

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field:   18
Single engine airplanes:   16
Jet airplanes:   2
     
Aircraft operations: avg 77/day *
45%  local general aviation
31%  transient general aviation
22%  military
2%  air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 05 September 2019

Additional Remarks

–  DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
–  FOR CD CTC HARRISBURG APCH AT 800-932-0712.
–  GPU AVAILABLE FOR AC/DC POWER.

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 18 June 2020 at 0901Z to 16 July 2020 at 0900Z.

IAPs – Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 11    download (258KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 29    download (252KB)
VOR-A    download (187KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply    download (149KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

N79 – Northumberland County Airport (11 nm NW)
74N – Bendigo Airport (12 nm SW)
N13 – Bloomsburg Municipal Airport (18 nm N)
KMUI – Muir Army Airfield (Fort Indiantown Gap) (19 nm SW)
8N8 – Danville Airport (19 nm NW)

Aerial Photo

Map

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Sectional Chart

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