240 Airport Road • Pottsville, PA 17901 • Phone: 570-544-6002 • Fax: 570-544-2970
 

FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 21 JULY 2016

Location

FAA Identifier:  ZER
Lat/Long:  40-42-23.3000N / 076-22-23.3000W
40-42.388333N / 076-22.388333W
40.7064722 / -76.3731389
(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
Sectional chart:  NEW YORK
Control tower:  no
ARTCC:  NEW YORK CENTER
FSS:  WILLIAMSPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
FOR PICKUP CLEARANCE CALL TOLL FREE CALL 800-932-0712.
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:  127.57 (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
RAVr059/13.8 RAVINE VORTAC 114.60 11W
HZLr224/(19.6) HAZLETON VOR 109.40 09W
MIPr154/23.2 MILTON VORTAC 109.20 09W
SEGr110/23.8 SELINSGROVE VORTAC 110.40 08W
ETXr292/32.3 EAST TEXAS VOR/DME 110.20 09W
LRPr003/35.4 LANCASTER VORTAC 117.30 09W
HARr063/40.0 HARRISBURG VORTAC 112.50 10W

NDB name Hdg/Dist Freq Var ID
BELLGROVE 037/18.2 328 10W BZJ  -... --.. .---
PICTURE ROCKS 165/37.5 344 09W PIX  .--. .. -..-

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:  40-42.385858N 40-42.282017N
Longitude:  076-23.021483W 076-22.035672W
Elevation:  1729.4 ft. 1706.5 ft.
Gradient:  0.5% 0.5%
Traffic pattern:  left left
Runway heading:  110 magnetic, 098 true 290 magnetic, 278 true
Markings:  nonprecision, in good condition nonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator:  2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI RY 11 ON CONTINUOUSLY.
2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI RY 29 ON CONTINUOUSLY.
Runway end identifier lights:  yes yes
Touchdown point:  yes, no lights yes, no lights
Obstructions:  11 ft. tree, 244 ft. from runway, 228 ft. left of centerline, 4:1 slope to clear 6 ft. brush, 342 ft. from runway, 182 ft. left of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear

Runway 4/22

Dimensions:  2270 x 140 ft. / 692 x 43 m
Surface:  turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings:  RY 4/22 EDGE & DSPLCD THLD MKD WITH YELLOW TIRES, ORANGE CONES.
Operational restrictions:  RY 04/22 NOT MAINTAINED WINTER MONTHS.
RUNWAY 4    RUNWAY 22
Latitude:  40-42.336778N 40-42.657167N
Longitude:  076-22.231975W 076-21.979000W
Elevation:  1707.1 ft. 1714.4 ft.
Gradient:  0.3% UP
Traffic pattern:  left left
Runway heading:  043 magnetic, 031 true 223 magnetic, 211 true
Displaced threshold:  no 200 ft.
Touchdown point:  yes, no lights yes, no lights
Obstructions:  none 22 ft. trees, 34 ft. from runway, 216 ft. right of centerline, 1:1 slope to clear
RY 22 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
OR 570-617-6002

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field:   31
Single engine airplanes:   26
Multi engine airplanes:   4
Jet airplanes:   1
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Aircraft operations: avg 77/day *
45%  local general aviation
31%  transient general aviation
22%  military
2%  air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 07 August 2015

Additional Remarks

DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
OBSTRUCTION DRAGLINE 200 FT AGL .5 NM RY 11/29.
GPU AVAILABLE FOR AC/DC POWER

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for those files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 21 July 2016 at 0901Z and 18 August 2016 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 11    download (225KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 29    download (222KB)
VOR OR GPS RWY 04    download (169KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply    download (149KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

N79 - Northumberland County Airport (11 nm NW)
74N - Bendingo 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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Area around KZER (Schuylkill County (Joe Zerbey) Airport)
 

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