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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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100LL$ 5.99  (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
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
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
    On field: SE
    253-583-8903
    SIM Flight Center
    • $5.99
    • 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
    47.103913-122.290241
    253-848-2020
    Spencer Aircraft
    • $5.99
    • Sales
    On field: CTR
    253-848-9349
    The Flying Signaleers, Inc
    • Rentals
    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:Actvt MIRL Ry 16/34; PAPI Rys 16 & 34 and REIL Rys 16 & 34 -CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:161
    Multi Engine:18
    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 12/31/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Pierce CountyDeb Wallace
    2702 S. 42nd St Ste 2012702 S. 42nd St Ste 201
    Tacoma, WA 98409Tacoma, WA 98409
    253-798-7109 (Office) 253-841-3779 (Office)