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Pierce County - Thun Field Airport

Puyallup, WA


Phone: 253-841-3779
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-Dusk
Tower:No
Elevation:538 ft (164.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:5.00 mi. S of Puyallup
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:GPS
Runways:16/34
Runway length: 3650 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
 
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.15  (self-service service)
100LL$ 6.24  (self serve service)

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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:3650 x 60ft. / 1112.5 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16537.5ft. MSL
161° mag
180° true
0.1% down
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, ft of center, 75 ft high, 2,800 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
34535.5ft. MSL
341° mag
0° true
0.1% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Road, ft Both-Sides of center, 13 ft high, 242 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Clover Park Technical College
  • Flight Training
On field: SE
253-583-8903
SIM Flight Center
  • $6.15
  • $6.24
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
47.102667-122.290428
UNICOM: 122.7
253-849-5758
SpanaFlight
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.7
253-848-2020
Spencer Aircraft
  • Maintenance
  • $6.24
  • Sales
On field: CTR
253-848-9349
The Flying Signaleers, Inc
  • Flight Training
Tacoma, WA
206-550-9775
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Public

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N47 6.2350' / W122 17.2317'
Charts:NACO: Seattle Sectional
Mag Var:19E (1995)
ARTCC:Seattle (ZSE)
FSS:Seattle (SEA)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:PLU
Approach/Departure Control FacilitySEA
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1538 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:No data

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:163
Multi Engine:17
Jets:0
Helicopters:3
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:34,149
GA Itinerant:62,463
Commercial:
Air Taxi:3,388
Military:

(12-month period ending on 5/31/2011)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Pierce CountyBruce Thun
2702 S. 42nd St Ste 2019850 64th St W
Tacoma, WA 98409University Place, WA 48467-1078
253-798-7109 (Office) 253-841-3779 (Office)
Airport Physical Phone Number is (253) - 841-3779