Reading Regional/Carl A Spaatz Field Airport

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Reading Weather (°F)

KRDG (0.4 NM at True Heading of 139)
METAR: KRDG 222054Z 27003KT 10SM CLR M02/M18 A3022 RMK AO2 SLP243 T10221178 56035
TAF: KRDG 221733Z 2218/2318 VRB03KT P6SM SCT200 FM230400 24004KT P6SM SCT200 FM230900 24005KT P6SM SCT120 BKN200 FM231500 26009KT P6SM SCT035 OVC060

Location

Latitude: 
40-22-42.5950N (40.378499)
Longitude: 
075-57-54.8900W (-75.965247)
Elevation: 
343.4 feet MSL (105 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
11.6 W (as of January 2022 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
03 N.M. NW of Reading, Pennsylvania
Found On: 
New York Chart
FAA Region: 
AEA

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
TERRY P. SROKA
2501 BERNVILLE RD
READING, PA 19605
610-372-4666
READING REGIONAL ARPT AUTH.
2501 BERNVILLE RD
READING, PA 19605
610-372-4666

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1938
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0600-2300
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZNY (New York)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZNY (New York)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1343 feet (409 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
RDG
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class IV
ARFF Index: A
Air Carrier Service: Not Scheduled
Certification Date: 04/1975

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  64
Multi Engine:  17
Jet Engine:  12
GA Helicopters:  3
Gliders:  1

Annual Operations (as of 11/30/2020)

Total Operations:  24298
Commercial:  4 0.0%
Air Taxi:  1963 8.1%
GA Local:  8610 35.4%
GA Itinerant:  13335 54.9%
Military Aircraft:  386 1.6%

Communications

CTAF:  119.900
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  READING
119.9
288.3
Hrs: 0600-0000
Ground:  121.9
Approach:  READING
125.15
257.9
Hrs: 0600-0000

HARRISBURG
124.1
124.1
Hrs: 0000-0600
Departure:  READING
125.15
257.9
Hrs: 0600-0000

HARRISBURG
124.1
124.1
Hrs: 0000-0600
ATIS:  127.1
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  127.1 (610-372-9863)
EMERG:  121.5
EMERG:  243.0

  • ASR ELEVATION: 335.6
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 610

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Aerodynamics of Reading, Inc.
   Email
Unicom 122.875 373-3000 100LL, Jet A
Avfuel aviation fuel
Avfuel
100LL - 2.34 USD per gallon
on 10/18/01

Marc Fruchter Aviation / Avitat
   Website           Email
374-0100, 800-366-9419 100LL, Jet A
Mid Atlantic Air Museum
   Website           Email
372-7333
Reading Flite Academy
   Website           Email
Unicom 123.1 376-5447, 888-801-0049 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 12/30/21 to 0901Z 01/27/22.

There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

APD - Airport Diagram
DP - Departure Procedure Charts
HOT - Hot Spots
IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM NE-4
HOT HOT SPOT NE-4
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 13 NE-4
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 36 NE-4
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 13 NE-4
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 18 NE-4
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 36 NE-4
LAH LAHSO NE-4
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NE-4
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NE-4
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near RDG

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
14.0 Morgantown Airport
(O03)
161 173 100LL
15.2 Pottstown Municipal Airport
(N47)
117 129 100LL, Jet A
18.4 Butter Valley Golf Port Airport
(7N8)
86 98 100LL
20.5 Heritage Field Airport
(PTW KPTW PTW)
113 125 100LL, Jet A
21.5 Lancaster Airport
(LNS KLNS LNS)
224 235 100LL, Jet A
22.9 Smoketown Airport
(S37)
208 219 100LL
24.4 Chester County G O Carlson Airport
(CTH KMQS MQS)
169 181 100LL, Jet A
24.6 Flying M Aerodrome Airport
(P91)
28 40 80, 100LL
26.9 Quakertown Airport
(UKT KUKT UKT)
82 94 100LL
27.5 Jake Arner Meml Airport
(22N)
19 31 100LL, Jet A
27.5 Ransome Heliport
(42PA)
140 152 Jet A
28.3 Slatington Airport
(69N)
35 47 100LL
28.5 Reigle Field Airport
(58N)
259 270 100LL
29.0 Lehigh Valley International Airport
(ABE KABE ABE)
55 67 100LL, Jet A
29.2 Brandywine Regional Airport
(KOQN OQN)
142 154 100LL, Jet A
30.8 Pennridge Airport
(KCKZ CKZ)
88 100 100LL, Jet A
31.7 Beltzville Airport
(14N)
28 40 100LL
32.8 Donegal Springs Airpark Airport
(N71)
238 249 100LL
34.1 New Garden Airport
(N57)
164 176 100LL
35.2 Wings Field Airport
(BBX KLOM LOM)
114 126 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-1 BIRDS & DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-2 FOR CD WHEN ATCT CLSD, CTC HARRISBURG APCH AT 800-932-0712.
A24 LNDG FEE FOR TURBINE ACFT.
A26 PPR 24 HRS FOR ACFT OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PAX SEATS. CALL AMGR 610-372-4666.
A43-13 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 3 DEGS LEFT OF CNTRLN.
A81-APT WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSF RWY 36; REIL RWY 13, 31; PAPI RWY 13 & 18; HIRL RWY 13/31 & 18/36; TWY LGTS - CTAF.
E60-13 ARRESTING GEAR/SYSTEM: ENGINEERED MATERIAL ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 255 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LOCATED AT DEP END RWY 13.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 13/31
18/36
Longest Runway: 13/31 is 6350 ft (1935 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 13, 36

RDG Airport Runway Details

Runway 13/31  6350 ft x 150 ft (1935 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 12/07/2018
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  75.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  200.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  400.0

Runway 13

Runway 31

Elevation: 
343.4 329.7
Latitude: 
40-23-00.8589N 40-22-28.2921N
Longitude: 
075-58-41.1671W 075-57-31.0421W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
121 301
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
EMAS
Object at End: 
TREES TREE
Object Height: 
315 28
Distance from End: 
7661 648
Object Centerline Offset: 
1213 ft. left of centerline 262 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
45
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
6350 6350
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
6350 6350
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
6350 6350
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
6350 6350

Runway 18/36  5151 ft x 150 ft (1570 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 12/07/2018
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  75.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  200.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  400.0

Runway 18

Runway 36

Elevation: 
290.4 342.3
Latitude: 
40-23-05.3619N 40-22-14.9398N
Longitude: 
075-57-45.6015W 075-57-36.5380W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
172 352
ILS Type: 
ILS
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Object at End: 
TREES TREES
Object Height: 
55 31
Distance from End: 
893 1229
Object Centerline Offset: 
1213 ft. left of centerline 262 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Sequenced Flashers
Threshold Crossing Height: 
56
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
5151 5151
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
5151 5151
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
5151 5151
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
5151 5151

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bulk Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

Maps & Diagrams

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