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W56 Fly For Fun Airport
Vancouver, Washington, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 03 JANUARY 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: W56
Lat/Long: 45-41-14.2080N / 122-31-18.6710W
45-41.236800N / 122-31.311183W
45.6872800 / -122.5218531
(estimated)
Elevation: 297 ft. / 91 m (estimated)
Variation: 19E (1985)
From city: 4 miles NE of VANCOUVER, WA
Time zone: UTC -8 (UTC -7 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 98682

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1991
Control tower: no
ARTCC: SEATTLE CENTER
FSS: SEATTLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: SEA (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
AIRPORT CLSD CHRISTMAS & EASTER.
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX ASOS at PDX (7 nm SW): PHONE (503) 493-7687
WX ASOS at VUO (7 nm SW): 135.125 (360-696-1280)
WX ASOS at TTD (10 nm SE): 135.625 (503-492-2887)
WX ASOS at SPB (15 nm W): 135.875 (503-543-6401)
WX ASOS at HIO (20 nm SW): PHONE 503-640-2984

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BTGr120/4.7BATTLE GROUND VORTAC116.6021E
UBGr023/27.7NEWBERG VOR/DME117.4021E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
BANKS065/22.235616EPND .--. -. -..
KELSO133/32.525617ELSO .-.. ... ---

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 7/25

Dimensions: 2434 x 50 ft. / 742 x 15 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Operational restrictions: RY EDGE MARKED WITH YELLOW REFLECTOR CONES.
RUNWAY 7  RUNWAY 25
Latitude: 45-41.235067N45-41.238517N
Longitude: 122-31.596900W122-31.025450W
Traffic pattern: leftright
Obstructions: 30 ft. pline, marked, 170 ft. from runway, 5:1 slope to clear
ROAD AT RY END; 35 FT TREES AT 120 FT; 25 FT HOUSE AT 140 FT, 50 FT TREES AT 257 FT.
5 ft. fence
ROAD CROSSES RY END. 22 FT HOUSE 240 FT FM RY END ON CL. 45 FT TREES 480 FT FROM RY END ON CL.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: GEORGE MANLEY
8807 NE 142ND AVE
VANCOUVER, WA 98682
Phone 360-253-4850
Manager: GEORGE MANLEY
8807 NE 142ND AVE
VANCOUVER, WA 98682
Phone 360-253-4850

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 12
Single engine airplanes: 12
    
Aircraft operations: avg 69/week *
78% transient general aviation
22% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2016

Additional Remarks

RY 07 CALM WIND RY FOR TKOF; RY 25 CALM WIND RY FOR LNDG.
TAXI ON RY AND MOWED GRASS AREAS ONLY.
FOR CD CTC P80 APCH ON 503-493-7545.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at W56.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KPDX - Portland International Airport (7 nm SW)
KVUO - Pearson Field Airport (7 nm SW)
KTTD - Portland-Troutdale Airport (10 nm SE)
KSPB - Scappoose Industrial Airpark (15 nm W)
KHIO - Portland-Hillsboro Airport (20 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Jan-2019
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:1315:13
Sunrise07:4615:46
Sunset16:5500:55
Evening civil twilight17:2801:28

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  19-Jan-2019 03:45:46
Local (UTC-8)  18-Jan-2019 19:45:46
 
METAR
KVUO 
7nm SW 
190253Z AUTO 13008KT 5SM RA BR FEW014 BKN026 OVC034 06/05 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP135 P0017 60049 T00610050 58011
KPDX 
7nm SW 
190323Z 12014KT 4SM RA BR FEW012 BKN024 OVC032 07/06 A2994 RMK AO2 P0005 T00670056
KTTD 
9nm SE 
190253Z 09020G27KT 5SM -RA BR OVC035 06/04 A2994 RMK AO2 PK WND 09027/0227 SLP138 P0020 60045 T00610044 58020
KSPB 
15nm W 
190253Z AUTO 19007KT 4SM -RA BR BKN007 OVC019 08/06 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP133 P0013 60041 T00780056 56024
KHIO 
20nm SW 
190332Z 12005KT 2 1/2SM -RA BR OVC008 08/07 A2992 RMK AO2 P0005 T00780067
TAF
KPDX 
7nm SW 
182057Z 1821/1918 12011KT P6SM -RA OVC050 FM182300 12015KT 5SM -RA BR BKN022 OVC035 FM190500 17018G28KT 5SM RA BKN015 OVC025 FM191300 19014G22KT P6SM -RA SCT015 OVC035
KTTD 
9nm SE 
181730Z 1818/1918 09012G20KT P6SM SCT030 BKN050 OVC080 FM182100 09015G25KT P6SM -RA OVC050 FM190000 09013G21KT 3SM RA BR SCT012 OVC025 FM190500 11010KT 4SM RA BR BKN012 OVC025 FM190900 19010KT 5SM -RA BR BKN015 OVC025 FM191400 22008KT P6SM -SHRA SCT015 BKN025 OVC040
KHIO 
20nm SW 
181730Z 1818/1918 15005KT P6SM SCT035 BKN050 OVC070 FM182100 13007KT 5SM -RA BR BKN018 OVC035 FM182300 12012KT 2SM RA BR BKN008 OVC020 FM190300 18015G25KT 2SM RA BR BKN008 OVC015 FM191200 20012KT 5SM -SHRA BR SCT008 BKN018 OVC035
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