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KZER Schuylkill County/Joe Zerbey Airport
Pottsville, Pennsylvania, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 13 SEPTEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: ZER
Lat/Long: 40-42-24.3600N / 076-22-22.7500W
40-42.406000N / 076-22.379167W
40.7067667 / -76.3729861
(estimated)
Elevation: 1729.4 ft. / 527.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 12W (2000)
From city: 8 miles W of POTTSVILLE, PA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 17921

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 10/1959
Control tower: no
ARTCC: NEW YORK CENTER
FSS: WILLIAMSPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: IPT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0730-1700, ALL SAT - SUN ON CALL
FOR SVC AFTER HRS 570-617-6002.
Pattern altitude: 2500.4 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTIVATE REIL RY 11/29; MIRL RY 11/29 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.075
WX AWOS-3: 127.575 (570-544-2778)
HARRISBURG APPROACH: 118.25
HARRISBURG DEPARTURE: 118.25
WX AWOS-3 at N79 (11 nm NW): 119.175 (570-672-0389)
WX ASOS at MUI (19 nm SW): 124.175 (717-861-6493)
WX AWOS-3 at 79PN (19 nm NW): 118.075 (570-271-8192)
  • RAVINE RCO 122.1R 114.6T (WILLIAMSPORT RADIO)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
RAVr059/13.8RAVINE VORTAC114.6011W
MIPr154/23.2MILTON VORTAC109.2009W
SEGr110/23.8SELINSGROVE VOR/DME110.4008W
ETXr293/32.3EAST TEXAS VOR/DME110.2009W
LRPr003/35.4LANCASTER VOR/DME117.3009W
HARr063/40.0HARRISBURG VORTAC112.5010W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
BELLGROVE037/18.232810WBZJ -... --.. .---

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
AVGAS SELF SERVE WITH CREDIT CARD.
JET-A SELF-SERVE WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 11/29

Dimensions: 4599 x 75 ft. / 1402 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 21.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 11  RUNWAY 29
Latitude: 40-42.385858N40-42.282017N
Longitude: 076-23.021483W076-22.035672W
Elevation: 1729.4 ft.1706.5 ft.
Gradient: 0.5% DOWN0.5% UP
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 110 magnetic, 098 true290 magnetic, 278 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI ON CONTINUOUSLY.
2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI ON CONTINUOUSLY.
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 3 ft. brush, 242 ft. from runway, 157 ft. right of centerline, 12:1 slope to clear3 ft. brush, 206 ft. from runway, 105 ft. right of centerline, 2:1 slope to clear

Runway 4/22

Dimensions: 2523 x 140 ft. / 769 x 43 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings: RY 04/22 EDGE & DSPLCD THLD MKD WITH ORANGE CONES.
Operational restrictions: NOT MAINTAINED WINTER MONTHS.
RUNWAY 4  RUNWAY 22
Latitude: 40-42.360000N40-42.714500N
Longitude: 076-22.249333W076-21.964667W
Elevation: 1707.1 ft.1714.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.383% UP0.383% DOWN
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 043 magnetic, 031 true223 magnetic, 211 true
Displaced threshold: no200 ft.
Markings: none, in poor conditionnone, in poor condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none27 ft. trees, 98 ft. from runway, 232 ft. left of centerline, 3:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 10:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: SCHUYLKILL COUNTY A/P AUTH
240 AIRPORT ROAD
POTTSVILLE, PA 17901
Phone 570-544-6002
Manager: BILL WILLARD
240 AIRPORT ROAD
POTTSVILLE, PA 17901
Phone 570-544-6002
570-617-6002

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 29
Single engine airplanes: 23
Multi engine airplanes: 4
Jet airplanes: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 77/day *
45% local general aviation
31% transient general aviation
22% military
2% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 11 August 2017

Additional Remarks

DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
FOR CD CTC MDT APCH AT 800-932-0712.
GPU AVAILABLE FOR AC/DC POWER.

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 13 September 2018 at 0901Z to 11 October 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 11   download (234KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 29   download (227KB)
VOR-A   download (163KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (149KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

N79 - Northumberland County Airport (11 nm NW)
74N - Bendigo Airport (12 nm SW)
N13 - Bloomsburg Municipal Airport (18 nm N)
KMUI - Muir Army Airfield (Fort Indiantown Gap) (19 nm SW)
8N8 - Danville Airport (19 nm NW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 26-Sep-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3110:31
Sunrise06:5810:58
Sunset18:5622:56
Evening civil twilight19:2323:23

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  26-Sep-2018 11:47:06
Local (UTC-4)  26-Sep-2018 07:47:06
 
METAR
KMUI 
20nm SW 
261138Z AUTO 00000KT 1 1/8SM BR VV005 20/20 A3001 RMK AO2 VIS 1/2V1 1/8 SLP163 $
KSEG 
23nm W 
261053Z AUTO 00000KT 6SM BR OVC011 21/19 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP151 T02060194
KRDG 
28nm SE 
261054Z 00000KT 10SM BKN009 BKN018 21/21 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP162 T02110211
K22N 
28nm E 
261135Z AUTO 00000KT 3SM BR OVC006 17/17 A3003 RMK AO2
KMDT 
35nm SW 
261112Z 14005KT 2SM BR OVC010 20/19 A2999 RMK AO2 VIS 1 3/4V3 CIG 009V013 T02000194
KLNS 
36nm S 
261053Z 17004KT 4SM BR FEW014 21/21 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP160 T02110211
KCXY 
37nm SW 
261056Z 00000KT 6SM BR BKN013 21/19 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP155 T02110194
TAF
KMUI 
20nm SW 
260040Z 2600/2701 VRB06KT 4800 BR OVC004 QNH3008INS TEMPO 2600/2604 OVC006 BECMG 2616/2617 19012KT 9999 NSW SCT015 BKN020 QNH2997INS TEMPO 2618/2623 27020G35KT 3200 -TSRA FEW007 OVC012CB TX24/2617Z TN16/2609Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 2604 NEXT 2611
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100LL Jet A
FS $5.31 $4.31 
SS $5.21 $4.21 
 Updated 19-Sep-2018
 
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