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  • Location

    Latitude: 
    33-05-07.1760N (33.085327)
    Longitude: 
    112-09-39.5260W (-112.160979)
    Elevation: 
    1273.0 feet MSL (388 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    10.2 E (as of September 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    6 N.M. W of Maricopa, Arizona
    Found On: 
    Phoenix Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AWP
  • Gliderport Operations

    Airport Status: 
    Operational
    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Gliderport
    Activation Date: 
    03/1969
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/MON-FRI/1100-DUSK
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZAB (Albuquerque)
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    Yes
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    2273 feet (693 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    PRC
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    International Airport of Entry: 
    No
    Customs Landing Rights: 
    No
    Military Landing Rights: 
    No
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  2
    Gliders:  48

    Annual Operations (as of 04/21/2018)

    Total Operations:  21608
    GA Local:  21608 100.0%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  122.900

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Privately owned: 
      JASON STEPHENS
      PO BOX 858
      MARICOPA, AZ 85239
      520-568-2318
      ARIZONA SOARING INC
      PO BOX 858
      MARICOPA, AZ 85139
      520-568-2318
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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      Area Code: 520

      Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Prescott(PRC)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
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    • Maps

      Maricopa - Estrella Sailport (E68) Gliderport Terminal Map

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      E68 Gliderport Sectional

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      E68 Gliderport Diagram


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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near E68

      Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).
    • Nearby Airports with Fuel

      Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
      17.8 Stellar Airpark Airport
      (P19)
      43 33 100LL
      20.7 Chandler Municipal Airport
      (KCHD CHD)
      57 47 100LL, Jet A
      21.3 Casa Grande Municipal Airport
      (CGZ KCGZ CGZ)
      111 101 100LL, Jet A+
      22.2 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
      (PHX KPHX PHX)
      19 9 100LL, Jet A
      23.0 Phoenix Goodyear Airport
      (GYR KGYR GYR)
      332 322 100LL, Jet A
      26.9 Gila Bend Municipal Airport
      (E63)
      253 243 100LL
      27.3 Glendale Municipal Airport
      (KGEU GEU)
      345 335 100LL, Jet A-1+
      28.7 Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport
      (AZA KIWA IWA)
      62 52 100LL, Jet A
      31.3 Falcon Field Airport
      (MSC KFFZ FFZ)
      43 33 100LL, Jet A-1+
      33.1 Buckeye Municipal Airport
      (BXK KBXK BXK)
      307 297 100LL
      33.4 Eloy Municipal Airport
      (E60)
      119 109 100LL, Jet A
      34.6 Scottsdale Airport
      (SCF KSDL SDL)
      21 11 100LL, Jet A-1+
      36.4 Phoenix Deer Valley Airport
      (DVT KDVT DVT)
      6 356 100LL, Jet A
      38.0 Coolidge Municipal Airport
      (P08)
      103 93 100LL, Jet A
      54.5 Pinal Airpark Airport
      (MZJ KMZJ MZJ)
      129 119 100LL, Jet A
      61.9 Wickenburg Municipal Airport
      (E25)
      329 318 100LL, Jet A-1+
      62.5 Marana Regional Airport
      (AVW KAVQ AVQ)
      130 120 100LL, Jet A
      75.4 Ryan Field Airport
      (KRYN RYN)
      138 128 100LL, Jet A
      76.7 San Carlos Apache Airport
      (P13)
      77 67 100LL, Jet A
      80.9 San Manuel Airport
      (E77)
      109 99 100LL
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL E68 NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of E68

      NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

      Locations (ICAO):
      Buffer (Both Sides):
      NM
      Include:
    • Ratings & Reviews

      Estrella Sailport Gliderport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Estrella Sailport Gliderport
      • 4.3/5 (4 votes cast)

      Flight Service Number of Flights
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      International Routes Served
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Business Centers
      • 4.3/5 (4 votes cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Restrooms
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Architecture
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 4.0/5 (4 votes cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 4.0/5 (4 votes cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Security Lines
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Parking Pricing
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Public Transport
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Car Rental
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Taxis
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 4.0/5 (4 votes cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

    • Remarks

      A110-1 OBSTRNS MTNS SW, NW & N. 1' BERM & -1' DITCH N OF RWY 06L/24R.
      A110-10 AIRPORT CLOSED AT NIGHT.
      A110-2 POWER ACFT PAT IS SOUTH OF RWYS; GLIDER PAT IS NORTH OF RWYS.
      A110-3 POWERED ACFT ARE REQD TO USE RWY NOT IN USE BY GLIDERS.
      A110-5 AN AEROBATIC BOX IS ACTIVE FM 0900-1800; ONE SQUARE MILE AROUND THE PXR194023.
      A110-6 HEAVY NO-RADIO ACTIVITY.
      A110-7 PAVED RY FOR TKOFF ONLY.
      A110-8 POWERED ACFT BE ALERT FOR HEAVY GLIDER TFC OPER WITHOUT COMM WITHIN 5 NM OF ESTRELLA SAILPORT.
      A110-9 ALL ACFT PPR DUE TO HEAVY GLIDER ACTIVITY CTC 520-568-2318.
      A58-06R RWY 07 IS IN PRIMARY SURFACE AT 85 FEET LEFT OF CENTERLINE FOR THE ENTIRE LENGTH. 4 FOOT BRUSH 117 FEET LEFT AND 0 FEET FROM EOR.
      A58-24L RWY 25 IS IN PRIMARY SURFACE 85 FEET RIGHT OF CENTERLINE. 5 FOOT BRUSH 40 FEET LEFT AND 0 FEET FROM EOR.
      A76 GLIDER SERVICES ONLY.
      E100 FREQ 123.3 AVBL FOR COMM BTN GLIDER AND TOW ACFT.

    • Runways

      E68 Airport Runway Summary

      Runways: 06C/24C: 1995 ft (608 m)
      06L/24R: 1910 ft (582 m)
      06R/24L: 2520 ft (768 m)
      07/25: 3740 ft (1140 m)
      Longest Runway: 07/25 is 3740 ft (1140 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      E68 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 06C/24C  1995 ft x 25 ft (608 m x 8 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Dirt - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 06C

      Runway 24C

      Elevation: 
      0 0
      Latitude: 
      Longitude: 
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      0 0
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Right Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      None None
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      BRUSH BRUSH
      Object Height: 
      8 23
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      15 100
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      92 ft. right of centerline 75 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      No No
      Touchdown Lights: 
      No No
      Centerline Lights: 
      No No
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 06L/24R  1910 ft x 25 ft (582 m x 8 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Dirt - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 06L

      Runway 24R

      Elevation: 
      0 0
      Latitude: 
      Longitude: 
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      0 0
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Right Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      None None
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE
      Object Height: 
      10 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      90 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      92 ft. right of centerline 75 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      No No
      Touchdown Lights: 
      No No
      Centerline Lights: 
      No No
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 06R/24L  2520 ft x 30 ft (768 m x 9 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Dirt - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 06R

      Runway 24L

      Elevation: 
      0 0
      Latitude: 
      33-05-02.9600N 33-05-09.8300N
      Longitude: 
      112-09-55.6600W 112-09-27.1800W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      0 0
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Right Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      Object Height: 
      0 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      0 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      92 ft. right of centerline 75 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      No No
      Touchdown Lights: 
      No No
      Centerline Lights: 
      No No
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 07/25  3740 ft x 20 ft (1140 m x 6 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Dirt - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 07

      Runway 25

      Elevation: 
      0 0
      Latitude: 
      Longitude: 
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      0 0
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      BRUSH BRUSH
      Object Height: 
      10 6
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      256 105
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      92 ft. right of centerline 75 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

    • Services

      Airframe Repair: 
      None
      Powerplant Repair: 
      None
      Bottled Oxygen: 
      None
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      None
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Tiedowns available
      Other Services: 
      Fuel for emergency only

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