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

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 06 DECEMBER 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 -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving 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: 5 ft. brush, 242 ft. from runway, 157 ft. right of centerline, 9:1 slope to clear2 ft. brush, 220 ft. from runway, 103 ft. right of centerline, 10:1 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) 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 05 September 2018

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 6 December 2018 at 0901Z to 3 January 2019 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 13-Dec-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5111:51
Sunrise07:2212:22
Sunset16:3721:37
Evening civil twilight17:0822:08

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  13-Dec-2018 21:46:29
Local (UTC-5)  13-Dec-2018 16:46:29
 
METAR
KMUI 
20nm SW 
132056Z 05004KT 10SM BKN048 BKN075 04/01 A3035 RMK AO2A RAE12 SLP285 P0000 60000 T00420005 52014 $
KSEG 
23nm W 
132053Z AUTO 00000KT 4SM BR SCT042 BKN055 OVC075 02/01 A3035 RMK AO2 SLP281 60000 T00220006 53011
KHZL 
24nm NE 
132136Z AUTO 12006KT 10SM BKN034 OVC075 01/M01 A3035 RMK AO2
KRDG 
28nm SE 
132054Z 03006KT 10SM -RA OVC033 05/01 A3035 RMK AO2 RAB21E36B52 SLP285 P0000 60000 T00500011 53013
KMDT 
35nm SW 
132056Z 08004KT 8SM FEW060 BKN080 07/01 A3033 RMK AO2 SLP273 T00670006 53010
KLNS 
36nm S 
132053Z 09003KT 8SM BKN060 OVC080 07/02 A3034 RMK AO2 SLP276 T00670017 53012
KCXY 
37nm SW 
132056Z 08004KT 8SM BKN080 06/00 A3033 RMK AO2 SLP275 T00610000 51010
TAF
KMUI 
20nm SW 
131900Z 1319/1501 12009KT 9999 OVC030 620304 QNH3030INS BECMG 1400/1401 08006KT 4800 BR OVC010 620352 QNH3039INS BECMG 1402/1403 08006KT 0800 FG OVC005 620353 QNH3039INS BECMG 1414/1415 08006KT 0800 FG OVC009 QNH3037INS BECMG 1417/1418 09006KT 0800 FG OVC015 QNH3032INS BECMG 1420/1421 15009KT 4800 BR SCT010 BKN040 QNH3032INS TX05/1418Z TN00/1409Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 1405 NEXT 1411
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100LL Jet A
FS $5.24 $4.31 
SS $5.11 $4.21 
 Updated 05-Dec-2018
 
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SS=Self service
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