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KVVS Joseph A Hardy Connellsville Airport
Connellsville, Pennsylvania, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 AUGUST 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: VVS
Lat/Long: 39-57-32.6000N / 079-39-26.7000W
39-57.543333N / 079-39.445000W
39.9590556 / -79.6574167
(estimated)
Elevation: 1264.4 ft. / 385.4 m (surveyed)
Variation: 08W (1990)
From city: 5 miles SW of CONNELLSVILLE, PA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 15431

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: no
ARTCC: CLEVELAND CENTER
FSS: ALTOONA FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: AOO (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800 - 1700
Pattern altitude: 2064.4 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 05; MIRL RWY 05/23 & 14/32 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Landing fee: yes, LDG FEE FOR ALL ACFT OVER 6000 LBS GWT; WAIVED FOR FUEL PURCHASE.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 133.325 (724-626-8745)
CLARKSBURG APPROACH: 119.425
CLARKSBURG DEPARTURE: 119.425
WX AWOS-3 at FWQ (17 nm NW): 118.475 (724-379-5815)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY CLEVELAND ARTCC ON FREQS 124.4/327.1 (ALTOONA RCAG) WHEN CLARKSBURG APCH CTL CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
IHDr272/13.8INDIAN HEAD VORTAC108.2006W
MGWr026/25.9MORGANTOWN VORTAC111.6005W
AGCr146/26.0ALLEGHENY VOR/DME110.0009W
GRVr311/34.1GRANTSVILLE VOR/DME112.3006W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
CAMOR049/6.129908WVV ...- ...-
STOYSTOWN267/34.920910WSYS ... -.-- ...

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
AFTER HOURS FUEL CALL 412-916-6282.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR

Runway Information

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 3833 x 100 ft. / 1168 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Operational restrictions: MARKINGS FADED.
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 39-57.405628N39-57.884745N
Longitude: 079-39.739762W079-39.205640W
Elevation: 1219.6 ft.1264.4 ft.
Gradient: 1.2% UP
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 049 magnetic, 041 true229 magnetic, 221 true
Markings: nonprecision, in poor conditionbasic, in poor condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: LOCALIZER
Obstructions: none21 ft. trees, 288 ft. from runway, 240 ft. right of centerline, 4:1 slope to clear
22 FT TREES 46 FT FROM RWY END 229 FT R; 22 FT TREES 84 FT FROM RWY END 231 FT RT.

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 2404 x 100 ft. / 733 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
THLD & EDGE LGT OTS INDEF. MARKINGS FADED.
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 39-57.508242N39-57.250210N
Longitude: 079-39.597182W079-39.207013W
Elevation: 1227.5 ft.1236.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.5%0.5%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 139 magnetic, 131 true319 magnetic, 311 true
Markings: basic, in poor conditionbasic, in poor condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI OTS INDEF.
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 40 ft. trees, 997 ft. from runway, 127 ft. right of centerline, 19:1 slope to clear16 ft. trees, 282 ft. from runway, 111 ft. left of centerline, 5:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: FAYETTE COUNTY AIRPORT AUTHORITY
988 SKY DRIVE
LEMONT FURNACE, PA 15456
Phone 724-628-2276
Manager: JOHN NECKERAUER
988 SKY DRIVE
LEMONT FURNACE, PA 15456
Phone 724-628-2276
AFT HRS 412-916-6282.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 38
Single engine airplanes: 28
Multi engine airplanes: 5
Helicopters: 2
Ultralights: 3
    
Aircraft operations: avg 83/day *
48% local general aviation
38% transient general aviation
14% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 16 November 2017

Additional Remarks

RWY 23 HAS A 265 FT RELOCATED THLD FOR TAXI ONLY. RWY 14 HAS A 315 FT RELOCATED THLD FOR TAXI ONLY, RWY 32 HAS A 260 FT RELOCATED THLD FOR TAXI ONLY.
DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
TWY B CLSD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN MORE THAN 40 FT.
APCH/ DEP SVC PRVVD BY CLEVELAND ARTCC (ZOB) ON 124.4/327.1 OR CALL PH# 440-774-0442 WHEN CLARKSBURG APCH (CKB) CLSD.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 16 August 2018 at 0901Z to 13 September 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 05   download (250KB)
LOC RWY 05   download (225KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (208KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KFWQ - Rostraver Airport (17 nm NW)
KLBE - Arnold Palmer Regional Airport (22 nm NE)
KWAY - Greene County Airport (22 nm W)
KMGW - Morgantown Municipal Airport-Walter L. Bill Hart Field (22 nm SW)
G05 - Finleyville Airpark (24 nm NW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 17-Aug-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0410:04
Sunrise06:3310:33
Sunset20:1200:12
Evening civil twilight20:4100:41

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  17-Aug-2018 06:12:19
Local (UTC-4)  17-Aug-2018 02:12:19
 
METAR
KP53 
17nm NW 
170556Z AUTO 18004KT 17/15 A2998 RMK AO1 SLP152 T01670150 10217 20167 58005
KLBE 
22nm NE 
170555Z AUTO 17008KT 10SM BKN055 BKN065 BKN085 23/19 A3010 RMK AO2
KMGW 
22nm SW 
170553Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM BKN100 22/19 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP185 60006 T02220194 10228 20206 58002
KAGC 
26nm NW 
170553Z 17007KT 10SM FEW047 BKN090 OVC110 21/20 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP180 60001 T02110200 10217 20206 55004
K2G4 
27nm SE 
170600Z AUTO 19007G15KT 2 1/2SM OVC009 17/17 A3022 RMK AO1
KAFJ 
30nm W 
170556Z AUTO 19005KT 10SM FEW085 OVC110 22/19 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP185 60000 T02220194 10233 20217 55002
K2G9 
30nm E 
170555Z AUTO 25012G18KT 10SM RA SCT049 BKN055 OVC080 19/17 A3019 RMK AO2 P0001
TAF
KLBE 
22nm NE 
170520Z 1706/1806 19006KT P6SM BKN080 FM171500 19007KT P6SM VCSH BKN025 FM180200 25008KT P6SM OVC015
KMGW 
22nm SW 
170520Z 1706/1806 17003KT P6SM BKN090 FM171300 20007KT P6SM VCSH BKN025 FM172000 VRB05KT P6SM BKN035
KAGC 
26nm NW 
170520Z 1706/1806 19006KT P6SM BKN080 FM171200 19007KT P6SM VCSH BKN015 FM171800 21010KT P6SM VCSH OVC025 FM180200 25008KT P6SM BKN015
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Fayette County Airport Authority 724-628-2276
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Flight training, Aircraft rental, Public telephone, Restrooms

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Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
FS $5.25 $4.35 
SS $5.25 --- 
 Updated 24-Jul-2018
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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