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Schuylkill County /Joe Zerbey

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)
Approaches:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:04/22 (unpaved) , 11/29
Longest paved runway: 4599 ft
Fees:No data
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  • TAFs

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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.10  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.10  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.20  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.20  (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 Ry 04/22 Edge & Dsplcd Thld Mkd with Orange Cones
221714.4ft. MSL
223° mag
211° true
0.3% down
No Data200' Disp Threshold
Trees, 250 ft Left of center, 36 ft high, 451 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope
Ry 22 Apch Ratio 18:1 to Dsplcd Thld

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, 83 ft Right of center, 7 ft high, 218 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
PAPI Ry 11 on Continuously Markings Faded
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
PAPI Ry 29 on Continuously Markings Faded

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Bright Sky
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
pottsville, PA
UNICOM: 123.07
Schuylkill County Airport Authority
  • Maintenance
  • $6.20
  • $6.10
  • $5.20
  • $5.10
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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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
Activate REIL Ry 11/29; MIRL Ry 11/29 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:17
Multi Engine:5

Airport Activity

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

(12-month period ending on 8/12/2013)

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Contact Addresses

ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
Donald SnyderSchuylkill County A/P AuthorityBill Willard
240 Airport Road240 Airport Road
Pottsville, PA 17901Pottsville, PA 17901
570-544-6002 (Office) 570-544-6002 (Office)
Contact the ASN Volunteer
or 570-617-6002