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Potomac Airfield Airport

Friendly, MD


Phone: 301-248-5720
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-2200
Tower:No
Elevation:118 ft (36.0 m) (Estimated)
Location:NE of Friendly
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:06/24
Runway length: 2665 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.94  (self-service service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:2665 x 40ft. / 812.3 x 12.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, aggregate friction seal coat, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
06108.9ft. MSL
59° mag
48° true
0.3% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
376' Disp Threshold
Trees, 161 ft Left of center, 100 ft high, 1,152 ft from end, 9:1 clearance slope
Ry 06 Has +50 Ft Trees 230 Ft R at Thld Apch Ratio 24:1 at Cl to Dsplcd Thld
24117.7ft. MSL
239° mag
228° true
0.3% down
non-standardvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
90' Disp Threshold
Trees, Both-Sides, 96 ft high, 1,346 ft from end, 11:1 clearance slope
Apch Slope 12:1 at Cl to Dsplcd Thld Basic Mkgs Plus Field Carrier Ldg Practice (Fclp) Mkgs

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Buckley Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
38.748889-76.956647
202-255-4352
DC Aerobatics / Flying Lemur, Inc.
  • Flight Training
On field: S
703-623-9445
GT Aviation, LLC
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
38.749121-76.956368
301-248-1711
Potomac Airfield
  • $4.94
On field: CTR
38.749246-76.956054
301-248-5720
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: 
Rental Cars: 
Thrifty  

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N38 44.9185' / W76 57.3553'
Charts:NACO: Washington Sectional
Mag Var:11W (2000)
ARTCC:Washington (ZDC)
FSS:Leesburg (DCA)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:DCA
Approach/Departure Control FacilityPCT
Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1000 MSL; Multiengine Aircraft: 1000 MSL; Ultralights: 600 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting: Dusk-Dawn. Actvt REIL Rys 06 & 24 - CTAF Rotg Bcn Located 1000 Ft N of Arpt

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:84
Multi Engine:3
Jets:
Helicopters:
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:10,000
GA Itinerant:1,999
Commercial:
Air Taxi:
Military:

(12-month period ending on 8/6/2013)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Copley InvestmentsDavid Wartofsky
10 Newbury St10300 Glen Way
Boston, MA 02116Fort Washington, MD 20744
617-267-6828 (Office) 301-248-5720 (Office)