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CA84 Torrey Pines Gliderport
San Diego, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 04 JANUARY 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 -8 (UTC -7 during Daylight Saving 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 16-Jan-2018
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2614:26
Sunrise06:5314:53
Sunset17:0501:05
Evening civil twilight17:3201:32

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  16-Jan-2018 20:51:59
Local (UTC-8)  16-Jan-2018 12:51:59
 
METAR
KNKX 
6nm E 
161955Z 31003KT 10SM FEW150 SCT250 21/11 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP196 T02110111 $
KMYF 
7nm SE 
161953Z 32005KT 10SM CLR 22/11 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP199 T02170106
KSAN 
10nm S 
161951Z 30008KT 10SM FEW003 SCT160 SCT200 BKN250 18/13 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP208 T01830133
KNZY 
11nm S 
161852Z 29010KT 8SM FEW004 BKN250 17/14 A3015 RMK SLP209 T01720139
KCRQ 
15nm N 
161953Z AUTO VRB05KT 9SM CLR 18/10 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP199 T01830100 $
KSEE 
15nm E 
161947Z 28006KT 10SM SKC 21/06 A3013
KRNM 
19nm NE 
161953Z 29007KT 10SM CLR 21/06 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP196 T02110056
TAF
KNKX 
6nm E 
1609/1709 VRB05KT 9999 OVC250 QNH3009INS TEMPO 1609/1615 4800 BR BKN005 BECMG 1619/1621 30008KT 9999 SCT250 QNH3008INS FM170330 VRB05KT 9999 FEW250 QNH3008INS T11/1614Z T24/1622Z
KSAN 
10nm S 
161737Z 1618/1724 30007KT P6SM FEW003 BKN200 FM170600 VRB03KT 6SM BR BKN007 FM171000 30006KT P6SM SCT008 SCT200
KNZY 
11nm S 
1607/1707 VRB06KT 9999 FEW005 SCT150 BKN250 QNH3006INS TEMPO 1608/1614 3200 BR BKN005 BKN150 BKN250 FM162000 28009KT 9999 SCT150 BKN250 QNH3009INS FM170200 VRB06KT 9999 BKN250 QNH3010INS T12/1613Z T19/1621Z FS30020
KCRQ 
15nm N 
161737Z 1618/1718 25007KT P6SM SCT200 FM170600 VRB03KT 1SM BR BKN004 FM171000 VRB03KT P6SM SCT006
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