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Schuylkill County /Joe Zerbey Airport

Pottsville, PA

Phone: 570-544-6002
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Attendance: Attended
For Service After Hrs 570-617-6002.Year-round,Sat - Sun/On CallYear-round,Mon-Fri/0730-1700
Elevation:1,729 ft (527.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:8.00 mi. W of Pottsville
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:04/22 (unpaved) , 11/29
Longest paved runway: 4599 ft
Fees:No data
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.00  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.85  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.10  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.95  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:2270 x 140ft. / 691.9 x 42.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
041707.1ft. MSL
43° mag
31° true
0.3% up
No Data
221714.4ft. MSL
223° mag
211° true
0.3% down
No Data200' Disp Threshold
Trees, 209 ft Right of center, 21 ft high, 72 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope

Runway 11/29

Dimensions:4599 x 75ft. / 1401.8 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 21000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
111729.4ft. MSL
110° mag
98° true
0.5% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Brush, 303 ft Right of center, 10 ft high, 303 ft from end, 11:1 clearance slope
291706.5ft. MSL
290° mag
278° true
0.5% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Bright Sky, LLC
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
Pottsville, PA
Schuylkill County Airport Authority
  • Maintenance
  • $6.10
  • $6.00
  • $4.95
  • $4.85
  • Sales
On field: NE
UNICOM: 123.075
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N40 42.3883' / W76 22.3883'
Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
Mag Var:12W (2000)
ARTCC:New York (ZNY)
FSS:Williamsport (IPT)
NOTAM Facility:IPT
Approach/Departure Control FacilityCXY
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2500 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:23
Multi Engine:4

Airport Activity

GA Local:12,600
GA Itinerant:8,600
Air Taxi:600

(12-month period ending on 8/1/2014)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Schuylkill County A/P AuthorityBill Willard
240 Airport Road240 Airport Road
Pottsville, PA 17901Pottsville, PA 17901
570-544-6002 (Office) 570-544-6002 (Office)
or 570-617-6002