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Capital City Airport

Harrisburg, PA

Phone: 717-774-8335
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2300
Tower:ATCT plus Approach Control, 14 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-2100Primary Depart. Control Hrs: 24Primary Approach Control Hrs: 24
Elevation:346 ft (105.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SE of Harrisburg
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS
Runways:08/26, 12/30
Longest paved runway: 5001 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar, Landing
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.19  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.50  (full serve service)

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Runway 08/26

Dimensions:5001 x 150ft. / 1524.3 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 65000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
08334.7ft. MSL
82° mag
71° true
0.2% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
runway visual value: RVV is present
ILSTree, 616 ft Left of center, 77 ft high, 1,384 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope
26346.1ft. MSL
262° mag
251° true
0.2% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Pole, 561 ft Left of center, 40 ft high, 718 ft from end, 13:1 clearance slope
Rwy 26 +7 Ft Road;Golf Course, +6 Ft Fence East and South of Rwy End

Runway 12/30

Dimensions:3778 x 100ft. / 1151.5 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 40000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
12333.6ft. MSL
128° mag
117° true
0.3% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Tree, 187 ft Right of center, 42 ft high, 487 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
30343.3ft. MSL
308° mag
297° true
0.3% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 252 ft Right of center, 81 ft high, 1,429 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Aircraft and Avionics Sales
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: NW
Cargill Aeronautical
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
Thompson Flying Club
    New Cumberland, PA
    Volo Aviation
    • $5.19
    • $5.50
    • Sales
    On field: N
    UNICOM: 122.95
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Transportation: Public, Limousine

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N40 13.0283' / W76 51.0817'
    Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
    Mag Var:11W (1995)
    ARTCC:New York (ZNY)
    FSS:Williamsport (IPT)
    NOTAM Facility:CXY
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:High Terrain South Rwy 12/30. Tpa 1500(1153) Conventional 1500 MSL | 1153 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in secs
    When ATCT Clsd Actvt HIRL Rwy 08/26, MIRL Rwy 12/30, MALSR Rwy 08 & Twy Lgts - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:59
    Multi Engine:16

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:6,463
    GA Itinerant:17,530
    Air Taxi:537

    (12-month period ending on 9/30/2015)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Susquehanna Region Airport AuthorityTim Edwards
    One Terminal Drive, Suite 30One Terminal Drive, Suite 30
    Middletown, PA 17057Middletown, PA 17057
    717-948-3900 (Office) 717-774-8335 (Office)