Aviation Events, Great Places to Fly and MORE!

Aviation Places to Fly Aviation Events Videos News Airport Search
Start receiving our Newsletters about Aviation Events, Places to Fly, Aviation Jobs and Videos!
Post our Flyer! Link to US!

* Add an Aviation Event!
* Add a Place to Fly!


W78

William M Tuck
South Boston, Virginia

Printable Version

Any information displayed may not be accurate or current and should not be considered valid for navigation, flight planning, or for use in flight. Please consult official publications for current and correct information.
Distance Calculator:
How far is William M Tuck?
Input Your Airport ID:  
Destination Airport ID:  
Mileage Type:
Airport Location:
FAA Identifier: W78
Latitude/Longitude: 36-42-33.7407N / 078-50-54.0149W
36.7092 / -78.8483
Elevation: 419 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 08W (1995)
Land Area Covered: 300 acres
From City: 3 nautical miles E of South Boston, VA
County/Parish: Halifax, VA
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 9/1/1949 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Washington
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Washington Center (ZDC)
FSS: Leesburg Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: UNATTENDED
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.8
CTAF: 122.8
APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY WASHINGTON ARTCC ON FREQS 124.05/307.0 (SOUTH BOSTON RCAG).
SOUTH BOSTON RCO 122.1R 110.4T (LEESBURG RADIO)
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL
Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 01/19
Dimensions: 4003 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 12.5 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway: 06/24
Dimensions: 2065 x 200 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod - in good condition
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: County Of Halifax
P O Box 699
Halifax, VA 24558
434-476-3300
Manager: Otis Vaughan
P O Box 699
Halifax, VA 24558
434-476-3300
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • WILDLIFE ON & INVOF RYS.
  • SELF-FUELING WITH A CREDIT CARD.
  • RWY 06/24 CLSD TO ACFT WITH AIRSPEED 50 KT OR MORE.
  • RY 06 OUTLINED WITH YELLOW CONES.
  • RY 24 OUTLINED WITH YELLOW CONES.
  • ACTVT MIRL RY 01/19 & REIL RYS 01 & 19 - CTAF. PAPI RYS 01 & 19 OPER CONT.
  • IN OPERATION PRIOR 1959
  • NE
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
W63 Lake Country Regional Clarksville, VA - Public Washington 18 miles
CXE Chase City Muni Chase City, VA - Public Washington 20 miles
DAN Danville Rgnl Danville, VA - Public Cincinnati 29 miles
HNZ Henderson-Oxford Oxford, NC - Public Washington 30 miles
TDF Person County Roxboro, NC - Public Washington 30 miles
0V4 Brookneal/campbell County Brookneal, VA - Public Cincinnati 31 miles
4W4 Whitfield Farms Hurdle Mills, NC - Public Cincinnati 32 miles
6W4 Caswell Yanceyville, NC - Public Cincinnati 37 miles
W31 Lunenburg County Kenbridge, VA - Public Washington 41 miles
AVC Mecklenburg-Brunswick Rgnl South Hill, VA - Public Washington 44 miles
LYH Lynchburg Rgnl/preston Glenn Fld Lynchburg, VA - Public Cincinnati 47 miles
W90 New London Forest, VA - Public Cincinnati 47 miles
W24 Falwell Lynchburg, VA - Public Cincinnati 49 miles
W91 Smith Mountain Lake Moneta, VA - Public Cincinnati 49 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
1VA7 Aaron Penston Fld South Boston, VA - Private Washington 8 miles
07VA Alpha Hotel Clover, VA - Private Washington 8 miles
33VA Fox Fire Halifax, VA - Private Cincinnati 12 miles
00VA Vaughan Alton, VA - Private Washington 12 miles
3VG9 Potts Landing South Boston, VA - Private Cincinnati 16 miles
Fun Places to Fly Search:
Your Airport ID:
* OR *
Your Zip Code:
Range (miles):
Airport Search:
ID, Name
or City:
State:
Airport Distance Calculator:
From Airport ID:
To Airport ID:
Mileage Type:
Put this on your Website!