W73 - Mid Atlantic Soaring Center, Fairfield, PA
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Location:
FAA Identifier: W73
Latitude/Longitude: 39-45-25.3440N / 077-21-04.9540W
39.7569 / -77.3511
Elevation: 573 feet MSL (Estimated)
Magnetic Variation: 10W (1985)
Land Area Covered: 75 acres
From City: 2 nautical miles SE of Fairfield, PA
County/Parish: Adams, PA
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 3/1/1971 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Washington
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: New York Center (ZNY)
FSS: Williamsport Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/SAT-SUN/DALGT, ALL/MON - FRI/UNATTENDED
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights:
Beacon:
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
CTAF: 123.3
Services:
Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 15/33
Dimensions: 2700 x 50 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 12.5 K lbs.
Double wheel: 12.5 K lbs.
Runway 15 Runway 33
Latitude: Latitude:
Longitude: Longitude:
Elevation: ft. Elevation: ft.
Traffic Pattern: Left Traffic Pattern: Right
Displaced Threshold: No Displaced Threshold: 900 ft.
Markings: Markings: BSC - Basic, Good condition
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: Mid-Atlantic Soaring Assoc.
154 Pecher Rd
Fairfield, PA 17320
717-642-9907
Manager: Robert Jackson
931 Pecher Rd, 165 Pecher Rd
Fairfield, PA 17320
717-642-9886
Sectional:
Remarks:
  • EXTSV GLDR OPNS.
  • RY 15 CLSD FOR LANDINGS.
  • KARLINDO PERSONAL USE ARPT LCTD 1300 FT E OF RYS.
  • ARPT OPS RESTRICTED, IAW TFR RULES, WHEN P-40 EXPANDED TO 10 NM RADIUS.
  • GLIDERS OCCASSIONALLY LAND ON TURF AREA ADJACENT TO RY 15/33.
  • FOR CD CTC POTOMAC APCH AT 866-709-4993.
  • RY 15 NOT MARKED WITH THLD OR MAGNETIC HEADING.
  • RY 33 APPROACH SLOPE 20:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
  • RY 15 HAS +15 FT ROAD AT RY END 125 FT L/R OF CNTRLN.
  • MULTICOM 123.3 USED DURING GLIDER ACTIVITY.
  • SEGM CIRC ON WEST SIDE OF ARPT; 45 FT DIAM.
  • TPA 1365' MSL.

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