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AZ67 El Tiro Gliderport
Tucson, Arizona, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 14 SEPTEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: AZ67
Lat/Long: 32-25-37.2530N / 111-23-22.3960W
32-25.620883N / 111-23.373267W
32.4270147 / -111.3895544
(estimated)
Elevation: 2100 ft. / 640 m (estimated)
Variation: 12E (1985)
From city: 23 miles NW of TUCSON, AZ
Time zone: UTC -7 (year round; does not observe DST)
Zip code: 85653

Gliderport Operations

Gliderport use: Private use. Permission required prior to landing
Activation date: 06/1983
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ALBUQUERQUE CENTER
FSS: PRESCOTT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
Attendance: WED 1200-DUSK, ALL SAT-SUN 0930-DUSK
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: yes

Gliderport Communications

WX AWOS-3 at MZJ (6 nm NE): 130.375 (520-682-3519)
WX AWOS-3 at AVQ (9 nm E): 118.375 (520-682-4104)
  • MULTICOM 123.5 AVBL.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
TUSr298/31.2TUCSON VORTAC116.0012E
TFDr124/38.0STANFIELD VORTAC114.8012E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
MARANA264/8.924512EAVQ .- ...- --.-
RYAN314/20.833812ERYN .-. -.-- -.
ROBLES344/21.222012ERBJ .-. -... .---

Gliderport Services

Parking: tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 8L/26R

Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt/dirt
CENTER 1300 X 22' ASPH; SUPERIMPOSED IN 5000 X 100' DIRT.
RUNWAY 8L  RUNWAY 26R
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Displaced threshold: 500 ft.500 ft.

Runway 8/26

Dimensions: 5120 x 100 ft. / 1561 x 30 m
Surface: dirt
RUNWAY 8  RUNWAY 26
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Displaced threshold: 500 ft.500 ft.

Runway 8R/26L

Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: dirt/treated
RUNWAY 8R  RUNWAY 26L
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Displaced threshold: 500 ft.500 ft.

Runway 17L/35R

Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: dirt/treated
RUNWAY 17L  RUNWAY 35R
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Displaced threshold: 500 ft.500 ft.

Runway 17R/35L

Dimensions: 5000 x 130 ft. / 1524 x 40 m
Surface: dirt/treated
RUNWAY 17R  RUNWAY 35L
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Displaced threshold: 500 ft.500 ft.

Gliderport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: TUCSON SOARING CLUB
P O BOX 40155
TUCSON, AZ 85717
Phone 602-628-8232
Manager: TOM FORD
1601 W SUNSET BLVD
TULSON, AZ 85704
Phone 602-888-3818

Gliderport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 27
Single engine airplanes: 2
Gliders airplanes: 25
    

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at AZ67.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KAVQ - Marana Regional Airport (9 nm E)
KRYN - Ryan Field Airport (20 nm SE)
KTUS - Tucson International Airport (29 nm SE)
KDMA - Davis Monthan Air Force Base (30 nm SE)
P08 - Coolidge Municipal Airport (31 nm N)
 
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Aerial photo of AZ67 (El Tiro Gliderport)
Photo by Andrew Tubbiolo
Photo taken 20-Oct-2013
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 26-Sep-2017
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5312:53
Sunrise06:1713:17
Sunset18:1601:16
Evening civil twilight18:4101:41

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  26-Sep-2017 14:30:58
Local (UTC-7)  26-Sep-2017 07:30:58
 
METAR
KAVQ 
9nm E 
261415Z AUTO 12007KT 10SM CLR 15/M06 A2986 RMK AO2 T01491058
TAF
KTUS 
28nm SE 
260520Z 2606/2706 24006KT P6SM SKC FM260800 15006KT P6SM SKC FM262000 24009KT P6SM FEW250 FM270300 27005KT P6SM SKC
KDMA 
31nm SE 
260559Z 2606/2712 VRB06KT 9999 SKC QNH2980INS BECMG 2617/2618 22009KT 9999 FEW200 SCT250 QNH2977INS BECMG 2702/2703 13009KT 9999 FEW200 QNH2983INS TX30/2621Z TN10/2612Z
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