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CA84 Torrey Pines Gliderport
San Diego, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 24 MAY 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: CA84
Lat/Long: 32-53-23.0000N / 117-14-49.0000W
32-53.383333N / 117-14.816667W
32.8897222 / -117.2469444
(estimated)
Elevation: 372 ft. / 113 m (estimated)
Variation: 13E (1985)
From city: 11 miles NW of SAN DIEGO, CA
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 92037

Gliderport Operations

Gliderport use: Private use. Permission required prior to landing
Activation date: 11/1961
Control tower: no
ARTCC: LOS ANGELES CENTER
FSS: SAN DIEGO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: no
Segmented circle: no

Gliderport Communications

WX ASOS at MYF (7 nm SE): PHONE 858-576-4337
WX ASOS at SAN (10 nm S): PHONE 619-296-8934
WX AWOS-3P at SEE (14 nm E): 125.45 (619-449-1228)
WX ASOS at CRQ (14 nm N): PHONE 760-930-0864
WX ASOS at RNM (19 nm NE): 132.025 (760-789-0736)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
MZBr335/6.5MISSION BAY VORTAC117.8015E
PGYr307/21.5POGGI VORTAC109.8014E
OCNr143/22.7OCEANSIDE VORTAC115.3015E
TIJr311/25.7TIJUANA VOR/DME116.5014E
JLIr231/36.5JULIAN VORTAC114.0015E

Gliderport Services

Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 1500 x 30 ft. / 457 x 9 m
Surface: asphalt
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Obstructions: nonetrees, 100 ft. from runway

Gliderport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF SAN DIEGO
Manager: JIM FROST
4740 HARBINSON AVE
LA MESA, CA 91941
Phone 619-461-9614
WORK PHONE 619-535-9505 EXT 1585

Additional Remarks

GLIDER PORT IS LEASED FM CITY TO THE ASSOCD GLIDER CLUB OF SOUTHERN CALIF FOR STUDENT TRAINING & RIDGE SOARING.
ALL ACFT ARE TRAILERED GLIDERS.
ROLLING RWY .6 PERCENT GRADIENT.
EXTENSIVE HANG GLIDER OPERATIONS ON WEEKENDS AND WEEKDAYS.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at CA84.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KNKX - Miramar MCAS (Joe Foss Field) Airport (5 nm E)
KMYF - Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport (7 nm SE)
KSAN - San Diego International Airport (10 nm S)
KNZY - North Island Naval Air Station (Halsey Field) (12 nm S)
KSEE - Gillespie Field Airport (14 nm E)
KCRQ - Mc Clellan-Palomar Airport (14 nm N)
KRNM - Ramona Airport (19 nm NE)
 
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Aerial photo of CA84 (Torrey Pines Gliderport)
Photo by Doug Fronius
Photo taken 13-Mar-2004
from a 1942 Schweizer TG-2 sailplane.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 26-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:1712:17
Sunrise05:4512:45
Sunset19:4702:47
Evening civil twilight20:1503:15

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  26-May-2018 17:23:23
Local (UTC-7)  26-May-2018 10:23:23
 
METAR
KNKX 
6nm E 
261655Z 25006KT 10SM BKN026 OVC032 18/11 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP168 T01830106 $
KMYF 
7nm SE 
261653Z 21007KT 10SM BKN024 OVC031 17/10 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP173 T01670100
KSAN 
10nm S 
261651Z 28010KT 10SM SCT022 BKN036 18/11 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP181 T01780111
KNZY 
11nm S 
261552Z 26007KT 10SM FEW022 BKN030 17/11 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP174 T01720111
KCRQ 
15nm N 
261653Z 23009KT 10SM BKN022 BKN035 17/11 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP166 T01670111
KSEE 
15nm E 
261647Z 23008KT 10SM FEW026 OVC038 18/10 A3005
KRNM 
19nm NE 
261653Z 23009KT 10SM SCT020 BKN027 OVC034 15/11 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP163 T01500106
TAF
KNKX 
6nm E 
2603/2703 VRB05KT 9999 SCT030 QNH3005INS FM260730 29008KT 9999 BKN035 QNH3002INS BECMG 2619/2621 28010KT 9999 SKC QNH2997INS LAST NO AMDS AFT 2603 NEXT 2915 T13/2613Z T23/2621Z COR 0322
KSAN 
10nm S 
261321Z 2613/2718 28006KT P6SM BKN021 BKN040 FM261900 28011KT P6SM SCT025 FM270300 30005KT P6SM BKN020
KNZY 
11nm S 
2523/2623 29014G23KT 9999 FEW025 SCT040 540109 541002 QNH3002INS BECMG 2603/2605 31010KT 9999 SCT020 BKN030 540109 541002 QNH3004INS TEMPO 2608/2614 9000 -DZ BR OVC025 FM261700 27009KT 9999 SCT015 BKN035 500000 QNH3011INS LAST NO AMDS AFT 2523 NEXT 2907 T15/2612Z T20/2621Z FS30092
KCRQ 
15nm N 
261455Z 2615/2712 27004KT P6SM SCT018 BKN040 FM261900 28010KT P6SM SCT025 FM270100 VRB05KT P6SM SCT015 FM270300 VRB03KT P6SM BKN015
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