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CA84 Torrey Pines Gliderport
San Diego, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 31 JANUARY 2019

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): 126.9 (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 17-Feb-2019
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0614:06
Sunrise06:3114:31
Sunset17:3501:35
Evening civil twilight18:0002:00

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Feb-2019 05:22:16
Local (UTC-8)  17-Feb-2019 21:22:16
 
METAR
KNKX 
6nm E 
180455Z VRB05KT 10SM SCT033 BKN044 13/05 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP166 T01280050 $
KMYF 
7nm SE 
180453Z 26010G21KT 10SM BKN036 BKN046 11/05 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP169 T01110050
KSAN 
10nm S 
180451Z 29012G24KT 10SM FEW038 BKN050 13/05 A3007 RMK AO2 PK WND 28027/0433 SLP180 T01280050 $
KNZY 
11nm S 
180452Z 28017G26KT 10SM FEW035 FEW055 15/05 A3004 RMK AO2 PK WND 28026/0445 SLP172 T01500050 PNO $
KCRQ 
15nm N 
180453Z AUTO 27010G22KT 10SM BKN035 12/04 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP162 T01220044
KSEE 
15nm E 
180447Z 24010KT 5SM -RA SCT032 BKN037 OVC060 11/06 A3004
KRNM 
19nm NE 
180453Z AUTO 26012KT 10SM FEW028 BKN055 BKN070 07/04 A2999 RMK AO2 RAE0357B05E16B42E52 SLP156 P0000 T00720039
TAF
KSAN 
10nm S 
180307Z 1803/1906 28018G30KT P6SM -SHRA FEW015 SCT028 BKN050 FM181100 29010G22KT P6SM BKN040 FM181500 29008KT P6SM SCT040 FM190200 VRB04KT P6SM SCT030
KNZY 
11nm S 
1723/1823 28015G20KT 9999 SCT030 BKN050 BKN200 520001 540109 541008 QNH2997INS TEMPO 1723/1805 28020G26KT 6000 -SHRA BKN020 OVC050 FM180500 28018G22KT 9999 SCT030 BKN050 BKN080 520002 540209 541107 QNH2994INS TEMPO 1810/1814 30015G20KT FEW030 SCT080 SCT200 FM181400 30010G15KT 9999 FEW080 SCT200 500000 T10/1813Z T16/1821Z FS30138
KCRQ 
15nm N 
171720Z 1718/1818 28012G20KT P6SM VCSH SCT035 BKN050 FM172100 28017G26KT P6SM -SHRA BKN035 FM180900 29010G20KT P6SM SCT035 FM181300 VRB06KT P6SM SCT050
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