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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:537 ft (163.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:5.00 mi. S of Puyallup
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:17/35
Runway length: 3650 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.60  (self serve service)

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Runway 17/35

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
17537.5ft. MSL
165° 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
35535.5ft. MSL
345° 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 Tech College
    On field: SE
    253-583-8903
    Safety in Motion
    • Maintenance
    • $4.60
    • 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
    • Sales
    On field: CTR
    253-848-9349
    The Flying Signaleers
      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:15E (2020)
      ARTCC:Seattle (ZSE)
      FSS:Seattle (SEA)
      1-800-WXBRIEF
      NOTAM Facility:PLU
      Approach/Departure Control FacilityS46
      Pattern Altitude:1538 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Actvt MIRL Ry 17/35; PAPI Rys 17 & 35 and REIL Rys 17 & 35 -CTAF

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:199
      Multi Engine:15
      Jets:3
      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)