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CA84 Torrey Pines Gliderport
San Diego, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 12 OCTOBER 2017

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 Marine Corps Air Station (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 24-Oct-2017
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3613:36
Sunrise07:0114:01
Sunset18:0501:05
Evening civil twilight18:3001:30

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  24-Oct-2017 08:24:45
Local (UTC-7)  24-Oct-2017 01:24:45
 
METAR
KNKX 
6nm E 
240755Z VRB04KT 10SM CLR 22/00 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP155 T02220000 403940178 $
KMYF 
7nm SE 
240753Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 23/01 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP158 T02280011 403890178
KSAN 
10nm S 
240751Z 35003KT 10SM CLR 21/06 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP164 T02110056 403330167 $
KNZY 
11nm S 
240752Z 00000KT 10SM FEW020 18/11 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP157 FU FEW020 T01830111 403560150
KCRQ 
15nm N 
240753Z AUTO 07004KT 10SM CLR 23/02 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP156 T02280022 403330172
KSEE 
15nm E 
240755Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 18/01 A3002 RMK AO2
KRNM 
19nm NE 
240753Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 16/00 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP167 T01560000 403830100 $
TAF
KNKX 
6nm E 
2321/2421 33009KT 9999 SKC QNH2997INS FM240630 05005KT 9999 SKC QNH3000INS BECMG 2418/2420 33009KT 9999 SKC QNH2997INS T20/2412Z T40/2421Z
KSAN 
10nm S 
240520Z 2406/2512 VRB04KT P6SM SKC FM242000 32009KT P6SM SKC FM250100 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
KNZY 
11nm S 
2323/2423 33010KT 9999 FEW020 FEW200 520109 521002 QNH2991INS BECMG 2402/2404 VRB06KT 9999 FEW200 520109 521002 QNH2993INS FM241900 30009KT 9999 SKC 500000 QNH2997INS T21/2412Z T34/2421Z FS30092
KCRQ 
15nm N 
240520Z 2406/2506 VRB04KT P6SM SKC FM241000 06008KT P6SM SKC FM241500 06012G20KT P6SM SKC FM241900 09011KT P6SM SKC
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