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W78 -  WILLIAM M TUCK
SOUTH BOSTON, VA
  

  VFR Current METAR
Reported by  KW78, 01/20 08:35 UTC
VFR
 - No Clouds Below 12000'
 - Visibility 10 Miles
 - Precipitation unknown
 - Winds calm
 - Temperature unknown
 - Dewpoint unknown
 - 30.1 inches mercury
Raw: 2018/01/20 08:35 KW78 200835Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR M05/M09 A3010 RMK AO1 T10471088
  Location
Latitude/Longitude: 36° 42' 33.70" N / 78° 50' 53.90" W
36° 42.5617' N / 78° 50.8983' W
36.709361 / -78.848306
Elevation: 420
Magnetic Variation: 08W
Sectional: WASHINGTON
Distance/Direction From City: 3 nautical miles E of SOUTH BOSTON, VA
  Operations
Open to the Public: Yes
Control Tower: No
Attendance Schedule: ALL YEAR, 0800-1730
Lighting Schedule: DUSK-DAWN
Segmented Circle: No
Landing Fee: No
Unicom Frequency: 122.800
CTAF Frequency: 122.800
  General Info
Airport Type: Airport
Ownership Type: Public
Owner: COUNTY OF HALIFAX
Owner Address: PO BOX 786
HALIFAX, VA 24558
434-476-3300
Manager: LINDA SATTERFIELD
Manager Address: 1145 TUCK AIRPORT ROAD
SOUTH BOSTON, VA 24592
434-579-3830
Number of Based Aircraft: 24
Number of Annual Operations: 7359
  Services
Available Fuel: 100LL
Airframe Repair: MAJOR
Powerplant Repair: MAJOR
Bottled Oxygen Availability: None
Bulk Oxygen Availability: None
  Runways
Runway 01/19
4003 x 75 feet
Asphalt , in Good condition
Edge Lighting: Medium intensity
01 19
True Alignment 357 177
Traffic Pattern Left Left
Threshold lat/lon unknown unknown
Threshold Crossing Height 52 52
Touchdown Elevation 410 420
ILS None None
Visual Glide Slope 2 light PAPI, left side 2 light PAPI, left side
Controlling Object Tree: 15 ft high, 856 ft from runway end, 93 ft to the left (on approach).
- Clearance slope is 45:1.
- Object is not marked or lighted.
Hill: 26 ft high, 1,200 ft from runway end, 25 ft to the right (on approach).
- Clearance slope is 39:1.
- Object is not marked or lighted.
Runway Remarks  - RUNWAY END IDENTIFIER LIGHTS OTS INDEFINITELY.  - +5-12 FT GROUND 0-200 FT FROM THRESHOLD 158 FT LEFT.
Runway 05/23
2665 x 200 feet
Turf , in Good condition
Edge Lighting: No edge lighting
05 23
True Alignment 050 230
Traffic Pattern Left Left
Threshold lat/lon 36° 42' 22.77" N / 78° 51' 06.15" W 36° 42' 35.95" N / 78° 50' 46.78" W
Threshold Crossing Height 0 0
Touchdown Elevation 0 0
ILS None None
Visual Glide Slope none none
Controlling Object Trees: 24 ft high, 66 ft from runway end, 17 ft to the left (on approach).
- Clearance slope is 2:1.
- Object is not marked or lighted.
Tree: 56 ft high, 482 ft from runway end, 69 ft to the right (on approach).
- Clearance slope is 8:1.
- Object is not marked or lighted.
Runway Remarks  - RUNWAY 05 OUTLINED WITH YELLOW CONES.
 - RUNWAY 06 APPROACH SLOPE 19:1 TO THE DISPLACED THRESHOLD.
 - RUNWAY 24 APPROACH SLOPE 15:1 TO THE DISPLACED THRESHOLD.
  Remarks
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 - THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
 - DEER ON & IN VICINITY OF RUNWAYS.
 - SELF-FUELING WITH A CREDIT CARD.
 - CELLPHONE.
 - TERMINAL OPEN - UNATTENDED
 - RUNWAY 05 OUTLINED WITH YELLOW CONES.
 - RUNWAY END IDENTIFIER LIGHTS OTS INDEFINITELY.
 - RUNWAY 06 APPROACH SLOPE 19:1 TO THE DISPLACED THRESHOLD.
 - RUNWAY 24 APPROACH SLOPE 15:1 TO THE DISPLACED THRESHOLD.
 - +5-12 FT GROUND 0-200 FT FROM THRESHOLD 158 FT LEFT.
 - ACTIVATE MEDIUM INTENSITY RUNWAY LIGHTS (MIRL) RUNWAY 01/19 & RUNWAY END IDENTIFIER LIGHTS RUNWAYS 01 & 19 - CTAF. PRECISION APPROACH PATH INDICATOR (PAPI) RUNWAYS 01 & 19 OPERATING CONT.
 - IN OPERATION PRIOR 1959
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