FAA INFORMATION

EFFECTIVE 12 DECEMBER 2013

Location

FAA   Identifier:

79N

Lat/Long:

40-53-02.2150N / 077-54-26.0120W 40-53.036917N / 077-54.433533W
40.8839486 / -77.9072256
(estimated)

Elevation:

815 ft. / 248 m (estimated)

Variation:

10W (1985)

From   city:

2 miles SW of UNIONVILLE, PA

Time   zone:

UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight   Saving Time)

Zip   code:

16844

Gliderport Operations

Gliderport   use:

Open to the public

Sectional   chart:

DETROIT

Control   tower:

no

ARTCC:

NEW YORK   CENTER

FSS:

ALTOONA FLIGHT SERVICE   STATION

NOTAMs   facility:

AOO (NOTAM-D service available)

Attendance:

MAR-NOV 0900-1700

Wind   indicator:

yes

Segmented   circle:

no

Gliderport Communications

CTAF:

122.9

WX   AWOS-3 at UNV (3 nm SE):

127.65 (814-865-8799)

WX   AWOS-3 at PSB (8 nm W):

127.525 (814-343-4531)

WX   AWOS-3 at RVL (18 nm SE):

123.85 (717-667-3993)
  • COMMUNICATION WITH ARPT AVBL ON 123.3 AVIATION      INSTRUCTIONAL FREQ.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance

  

VOR   name

  

Freq

  

Var

PSBr127/4.3

PHILIPSBURG   VORTAC

115.50 10W
TONr072/21.2

TYRONE   VORTAC

114.90 07W
ETGr162/22.5

KEATING   VORTAC

116.00 10W
SLTr184/37.8

SLATE   RUN VORTAC

113.90 08W
AOOr035/(38.1)

ALTOONA   VOR

108.80 07W

Gliderport Services

Fuel   available:

100LL

Parking:

hangars and tiedowns

Airframe   service:

NONE

Powerplant   service:

NONE

Bottled   oxygen:

NONE

Bulk   oxygen:

NONE

 

 

 

Runway Information

Runway 7/25

Dimensions:

3322 x 150 ft. / 1013 x 46 m
RWY 07/25 W END RY 1367 FT BY 100 FT TURF; E END RY 345 FT BY 100 FT TURF;   CENTER PORTION CONTAINS ASPH/GRVL STRIP 1953 FT BY 20 FT.

Surface:

asphalt/turf, in fair condition

Runway   edge markings:

RY 25 TURF AREA MOWED BUT APCH END   AND THLD UNMKD.
RUNWAY 7 RUNWAY 25

Traffic   pattern:

left left

Displaced   threshold:

725 ft. 470 ft.

Markings:

NSTD, in fair condition NSTD, in fair condition

Obstructions:

76 ft. trees, 1099 ft. from   runway, 174 ft. right of centerline, 14:1 slope to clear
APCH SLOPE 24:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
80 ft. tree, 996 ft. from runway,   104 ft. left of centerline, 12:1 slope to clear
APCH SLOPE 18:1 TO DSPLCD THLD

Gliderport Operational Statistics

Aircraft     based on the field:

34

Single     engine airplanes:

4

Gliders     airplanes:

30

  • 6 SAILPLANES ALSO.

Aircraft     operations: avg 49/day *

64%

local general aviation

36%

transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 02     May 2013

 

 

 

 

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