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79N Gliderport Location

Latitude: 
40-53-02.2150N (40.883949)
Longitude: 
077-54-26.0120W (-77.907226)
Elevation: 
815.0 feet MSL (248 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
10.8 W (as of January 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. SW of Unionville, Pennsylvania
Found On: 
Detroit Chart
FAA Region: 
AEA

79N Gliderport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 07/25 is 3322 ft (1013 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

79N Gliderport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
MAR-NOV/ALL/0900-1700
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1815 feet (553 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes

79N Gliderport Services

Airframe Repair: 
None
Powerplant Repair: 
None
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Glider Service
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental

79N Gliderport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
THOMAS KNAUFF/DORIS GROVE
3523 S. EAGLE VALLEY RD
JULIAN, PA 16844
814-355-2483
KNAUFF & GROVE, INC
3523 S. EAGLE VALLEY RD
JULIAN, PA 16844
814-355-2483

79N Gliderport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Altoona(AOO)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
3.4 University Park Airport
(SCE KUNV UNV)
128 139 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
4.1 Bellefonte Airport
(N96)
88 99 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
8.2 Mid-State Airport
(PSB KPSB PSB)
270 281 100LL, Jet A
12.1 Centre Airpark Airport
(N16)
110 121 100LL
13.8 Penns Cave Airport
(N74)
88 99 100LL
17.8 Mifflin County Airport
(RED KRVL RVL)
134 145 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
25.1 Clearfield-Lawrence Airport
(KFIG FIG)
293 304 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
26.7 William T Piper Memorial Airport
(LHV KLHV LHV)
55 66 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
38.4 Blue Knob Valley Airport
(7G4)
220 230 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
40.0 Altoona-Blair County Airport
(AOO KAOO AOO)
208 218 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
46.9 Ebensburg Airport
(9G8)
237 247 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
47.5 Penn Valley Airport
(SEG KSEG SEG)
94 105 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
48.2 Dubois Regional Airport
(DUJ KDUJ DUJ)
291 301 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
49.5 Williamsport Regional Airport
(IPT KIPT IPT)
63 74 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
53.5 Carlisle Airport
(N94)
141 152 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
54.3 John Murtha Johnstown-Cambria Co Airport
(JST KJST JST)
231 241 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
55.6 Wellsboro Johnston Airport
(N38)
24 35 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
57.4 Danville Airport
(8N8)
85 97 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
62.6 Capital City Airport
(HAR KCXY CXY)
129 140 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
64.3 Bradford Regional Airport
(BFD KBFD BFD)
329 340 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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no Heritage Suites Hotel 7.6 99.00 USD
yes DeSoto Holiday House 9.0 49.99 USD
yes Comfort Inn Bradford 10.4 95.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Bradford 10.6 76.10 USD
no Best Western Plus Bradford Inn 10.9 105.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Bradford 12.0 69.99 USD
no Gallets House B&b 20.3 104.00 USD
yes Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Olean/Allegany 20.9 80.00 USD
no Country Inn & Suites Olean 20.9 135.00 USD
no Best Western Plus University Inn 20.9 119.99 USD
no Hampton Inn Olean 22.4 118.15 USD
no Seneca Allegany Casino & Hotel 24.8 95.00 USD
yes Dudley Hotel Salamanca 24.9 49.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Salamanca 25.2 127.68 USD
no Waterside Executive Suites 26.0 120.00 USD
no Hampton Inn & Suites Warren 26.1 109.65 USD
yes Holiday Inn Warren 27.3 114.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Warren 27.5 66.00 USD
no Comfort Inn St. Marys 28.0 105.00 USD
no Best Western Plus Executive Inn 28.1 114.00 USD
no The Tamarack 32.7 0.00 USD
no Wingate By Wyndham Ellicottville 32.7 249.00 USD
no Ellicottvillas A Private Residence Club 33.2 0.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Cuba 34.7 80.00 USD
yes Red Roof Inns Jamestown 36.0 56.00 USD
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