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N79

Northumberland County
Shamokin, Pennsylvania

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FAA Identifier: N79
Latitude/Longitude: 40-50-12.9000N / 076-33-08.8000W
40.8367 / -76.5522
Elevation: 881 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 11W (1995)
Land Area Covered: 125 acres
From City: 3 nautical miles N of Shamokin, PA
County/Parish: Northumberland, PA
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Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Sectional Chart: New York
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: New York Center (ZNY)
FSS: Williamsport Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/SAT-SUN/ON CALL, ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1400
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.8
CTAF: 122.8
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 08/26
Dimensions: 3297 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in excellent condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 12.5 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Northumberland Co Apt Auth
P O Box 94
Paxinos, PA 17860
570-898-8588
Manager: Ron Smith
P O Box 94
Paxinos, PA 17860
570-898-8588
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Remarks:
  • (A89) FOR PICKUP CLEARANCE TOLL FREE CALL 800-932-0712.
  • AFTER HOURS 570-898-8588
  • 23 FT TREES, 89 FT FM RY END, 183 FT 'L' EXTENDING 800 FT ALONG RY.
  • 7 FT HILL, 159 FT 'R' EXTENDING 700 FT ALONG RY.
  • ACTVT PAPI RY 08/26; MIRL RY 08/26 - 121.8.
  • EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.
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