W78 - William M Tuck, South Boston, VA
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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 01 Runway 19
Latitude: 36-42-16.3451N Latitude: 36-42-55.8579N
Longitude: 078-50-51.4240W Longitude: 078-50-54.2919W
Elevation: 382 ft. Elevation: 420 ft.
Gradient: 1% Gradient: 1%
Traffic Pattern: Left Traffic Pattern: Left
Displaced Threshold: No Displaced Threshold: No
Markings: NPI - Non-precision instrument, Good condition Markings: NPI - Non-precision instrument, Good condition
Visual Glide Angle: Visual Glide Angle:
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes
Runway: 06/24
Dimensions: 2065 x 200 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod - in good condition
Runway 06 Runway 24
Latitude: 36-42-22.3861N Latitude: 36-42-35.9423N
Longitude: 078-51-05.7361W Longitude: 078-50-46.7792W
Elevation: 376 ft. Elevation: 390 ft.
Traffic Pattern: Left Traffic Pattern: Left
Displaced Threshold: No Displaced Threshold: No
Markings: Markings:
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:
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

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