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Unofficial Coordinates for the Ridge Soaring Gliderport - Photo Based [  Julian, Pennsylvania  ] Control Points


Courtesy of Walter Weir ( waltweir(at)inforamp.net )
Dated: December 1, 1996

Updated courtesy of Tom Knauff ( tknauff(at)earthlink.net )

Updated: 25 February, 2001

Magnetic Variation: 10.7W, Datum: 100
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   ID   NumberName                           Codes               Links                Latitude    Longitude        Latitude     Longitude   Elevation      ID   ICAO    Frequency    Comments  
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  1  Albert                          TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 58 30 N   78 14 59 W  or  40 58.500 N   78 14.990 W     1784     1N3    1N3                        19       300       122.9     11/29 34G
  2  Altoona-Blair County            TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 17 47 N   78 19 12 W  or  40 17.780 N   78 19.200 W     1504     LTN    AOO                        46       219       123.6     02/20 55A
  3  Altoona Intown                  TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 34 00 N   78 21 00 W  or  40 34.000 N   78 21.000 W     1079     LTB   PS77                        32       237                 04/22 38S
  4  Beaver Springs                  TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 46 33 N   77 13 08 W  or  40 46.550 N   77 13.130 W      642     BS    PA39                        37       112                 12/30 45A
  5  Bedford - Old                   TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 03 45 N   78 30 34 W  or  40 03.750 N   78 30.570 W     1193     4G9                               65       220                          

  6  Bedford 869 & Ridge             T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 10 27 N   78 29 01 W  or  40 10.450 N   78 29.020 W              BR                                58       223                          
  7  Bedford - New                   TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 05 18 N   78 31 09 W  or  40 05.300 N   78 31.150 W     1161     BD     B17                        64       221       122.7     14/32 41A
  8  Belfonte                        TA    Q,I,Z,R,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G      40 53 10 N   77 48 54 W  or  40 53.170 N   77 48.900 W     1080     N96    N96                       4.8        99       122.8     07/25 36A
  9  Blairstown                      TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 58 16 N   74 59 51 W  or  40 58.270 N   74 59.850 W      372     1N7    1N7                       152        97       123.0     07/25 31A
 10  Blue Knob                       AT    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 23 45 N   78 27 14 W  or  40 23.750 N   78 27.230 W     1270     7G4    7G4                        44       231       122.8     11/29 34G

 11  Bradford                        TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    41 48 11 N   78 38 25 W  or  41 48.180 N   78 38.410 W     2143     BRB    BFD                        74       340       123.65    05/23 45A
 12  Carlisle                        TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 11 17 N   77 10 28 W  or  40 11.280 N   77 10.460 W      510     N94    N94                        62       152       122.8     10/28 40A
 13  Centre Hall                     TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 48 43 N   77 39 26 W  or  40 48.710 N   77 39.430 W     1307     N16    N16                        14       121       122.9     06/24 31T
 14  Chambersburg                    TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    39 58 22 N   77 38 36 W  or  39 58.370 N   77 38.600 W      697     N68    N68                        64       178       122.8     06/24 33A
 15  Clearfield                      TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    41 02 55 N   78 24 47 W  or  41 02.920 N   78 24.780 W     1516     N97    N97                        29       304       122.8     12/30 45A

 16  Cumberland 53 & 220             T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              39 35 35 N   78 50 03 W  or  39 35.580 N   78 50.050 W              C3                               102       220                          
 17  Cumberland                      TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    39 36 55 N   78 45 43 W  or  39 36.910 N   78 45.710 W      776     KCBE   CBE                        99       218       122.8     05/23 50A
 18  Cumberland Hospital             T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              39 39 00 N   78 48 00 W  or  39 39.000 N   78 48.000 W              C2                                97       220                          
 19  Cumberland RR Bridge            T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              39 40 41 N   78 47 18 W  or  39 40.680 N   78 47.300 W              C4                                95       220                          
 20  Dansville                       TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    42 34 15 N   77 42 47 W  or  42 34.250 N   77 42.780 W      662     DNA    DSV                       117        16       123.0     14/32 36A

 21  Dubois                          T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 10 42 N   78 53 43 W  or  41 10.700 N   78 53.720 W     1817     KDUJ                              55       303                          
 22  Ebensburg                       TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 27 41 N   78 46 31 W  or  40 27.680 N   78 46.510 W     2099     9G8    9G8                        54       248       122.8     07/25 32A
 23  Elmira/Corning                  TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    42 09 35 N   76 53 29 W  or  42 09.590 N   76 53.490 W      955     LMR    ELM                       103        41       121.1     05/23 20T
 24  Fairfield                       TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    39 45 26 N   77 21 05 W  or  39 45.430 N   77 21.080 W      565     W73    W73                        83       170       122.9              
 25  Fincastle Country Club          T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              37 13 39 N   81 16 38 W  or  37 13.650 N   81 16.630 W              FC                               311       227                          

 26  Grand Canyon State              TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    41 43 41 N   77 23 40 W  or  41 43.680 N   77 23.670 W     1899     N38    N38                        64        35       122.8     10/28 36A
 27  Harrisburg                      TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 11 37 N   76 45 48 W  or  40 11.610 N   76 45.800 W      310     HRD    MDT                        77       139                 13/31 95A
 28  Howard Dam                      T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 02 44 N   77 36 23 W  or  41 02.730 N   77 36.380 W              HD                                19        65                          
 29  Ickesburg                       T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 27 20 N   77 21 09 W  or  40 27.330 N   77 21.150 W              IC                                41       146                          
 30  Jersey Shore                    TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    41 12 25 N   77 13 34 W  or  41 12.420 N   77 13.570 W      547     0PA9  0PA9                        42        68       122.9     09/27 23T

 31  Johnstown-Cambria Cnty          TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 19 01 N   78 50 04 W  or  40 19.010 N   78 50.070 W     2284     JHA    JST                        62       242       122.95    05/23 45A
 32  Kettle Dam                      T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 30 25 N   78 21 00 W  or  40 30.417 N   78 21.000 W              KD                                35       233                          
 33  Keystone                        HAT   Q,I,Z,R,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G      40 53 02 N   77 54 27 W  or  40 53.030 N   77 54.450 W      815     79N    79N                                           122.9     07/25 26A
 34  Keystone Ridge Gate             SFT   Q,I,Z,R,T,O,g,S,V,M,G                40 52 36 N   77 53 52 W  or  40 52.600 N   77 53.870 W                                               0.7       145                          
 35  Lancaster                       TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 07 18 N   76 17 46 W  or  40 07.300 N   76 17.770 W      403     LNA    LNS                       100       132       120.9     08/26 54A

 36  Lock Haven                      TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    41 08 10 N   77 25 14 W  or  41 08.170 N   77 25.230 W      555     KLHV   LHV                        31        66       122.8     09/27 38A
 37  Midstate                        T     Q,I,Z,R,T,O,g,S,V,M,G                40 53 04 N   78 05 14 W  or  40 53.070 N   78 05.240 W     1948     KPSB                             9.4       281                          
 38  Mifflin Cnty                    TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 40 38 N   77 37 37 W  or  40 40.640 N   77 37.610 W      819     MFA    RVL                        20       145       122.7     06/24 50A
 39  Mifflintown                     TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 36 04 N   77 24 18 W  or  40 36.070 N   77 24.300 W      545     PA23  PA23                        33       137       122.8     08/26 26A
 40  Mountain Grove                  T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              38 05 55 N   79 53 10 W  or  38 05.920 N   79 53.170 W              MG                               219       220                          

 41  Penns Cave                      TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 53 26 N   77 36 09 W  or  40 53.430 N   77 36.150 W     1260     N74    N74                        16        99       122.8     07/25 25A
 42  Petersburg                      TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    38 59 35 N   79 08 31 W  or  38 59.590 N   79 08.510 W      961     W99    W99                       146       218       122.8     13/31 40A
 43  Pine Creek & Susquehana         T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 10 16 N   77 16 09 W  or  41 10.270 N   77 16.150 W              PC                                39        70                          
 44  Pine Grove Mills                T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 43 06 N   77 53 39 W  or  40 43.100 N   77 53.650 W              PG                                11       187                          
 45  Ponderosa                       TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    41 18 30 N   77 31 30 W  or  41 18.500 N   77 31.500 W     1820     PO    4PA5                        35        45                 15/33 22A

 46  Poverty                         T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 03 03 N   77 22 42 W  or  41 03.050 N   77 22.700 W              PT                                30        78                          
 47  Punxsutawney                    TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 58 00 N   78 55 48 W  or  40 58.000 N   78 55.800 W     1439     N35    N35                        54       287       123.0     01/19 20G
 48  Race Track Island East End      T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 13 43 N   76 54 36 W  or  41 13.720 N   76 54.600 W              RI                                57        76                          
 49  Race Track Island beyond King   T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 13 46 N   76 49 29 W  or  41 13.770 N   76 49.480 W              R2                                61        77                          
 50  Seneca Rock                     T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              38 50 03 N   79 22 04 W  or  38 50.050 N   79 22.070 W              SR                               161       220                          

 51  Sherr                           T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              39 11 32 N   79 10 19 W  or  39 11.530 N   79 10.320 W              SH                               135       221                          
 52  Shippensburg                    TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 03 30 N   77 27 44 W  or  40 03.500 N   77 27.730 W      760     N42    N42                        62       168       122.9     07/25 23T
 53  Smith Bridge                    T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              37 52 36 N   79 58 38 W  or  37 52.600 N   79 58.630 W              SB                               235       219                          
 54  Smoketown                       TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 02 28 N   76 12 05 W  or  40 02.470 N   76 12.080 W      370     37PA                             107       133                          
 55  Somerset County                 T     Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    40 02 20 N   79 00 47 W  or  40 02.340 N   79 00.790 W     2272     2G9    2G9                        82       236       122.8     06/24 47A

 56  St. Marys                       T     Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    41 24 45 N   78 30 10 W  or  41 24.750 N   78 30.160 W     1934     8G5    8G5                        48       331       122.7     10/28 43A
 57  Sunrise Dam                     T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              38 11 37 N   79 48 36 W  or  38 11.617 N   79 48.600 W              SD                               212       220                          
 58  University Park                 TA    Q,I,Z,R,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G      40 50 56 N   77 50 58 W  or  40 50.930 N   77 50.960 W     1239     NVA    UNV                       3.9       139                          
 59  Wilkes-Barre Wyoming Valley     TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    41 17 50 N   75 51 04 W  or  41 17.830 N   75 51.070 W      545     WLG    WBW                       111        85       122.8     06/24 34A
 60  Williamsport-Lycoming Cnty      TA    Q,I,Z,R,r,A,T,F,O,g,S,L,m,V,W,M,G    41 14 31 N   76 55 19 W  or  41 14.520 N   76 55.310 W      529     WLE    IPT                        57        75       119.1     09/27 64A

 61  Witten                          T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              37 09 02 N   81 27 15 W  or  37 09.030 N   81 27.250 W              WC                               321       228                          
 62  Woodward Junction               T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 53 55 N   77 21 13 W  or  40 53.920 N   77 21.220 W              WO                                29        98                          
 63  322 & Wagner Rd                 T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 47 31 N   77 42 02 W  or  40 47.520 N   77 42.030 W                                                13       131                          
 64  400 km Sp to G TP               T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              37 43 08 N   80 12 09 W  or  37 43.130 N   80 12.150 W              400                              251       221                          
 65  RR Tunnel                       T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              39 21 30 N   77 03 00 W  or  39 21.500 N   77 03.000 W              750                              115       167                          

 66  200 km Triangle TP              T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 24 02 N   77 37 46 W  or  41 24.030 N   77 37.770 W              200                               39        33                          
 67  Locust Grove Jct                T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              38 18 20 N   77 48 38 W  or  38 18.330 N   77 48.630 W              1000          20 & 611           178       189                          
 68  NARS 679 & Glen Lyn Rd          T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              37 21 14 N   80 51 12 W  or  37 21.230 N   80 51.200 W                                               291       225                          
 69  NARS Jct 645,643, & 717         T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              37 22 06 N   80 48 33 W  or  37 22.100 N   80 48.550 W              1001                             288       224                          
 70  750 km Triangle                 T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 43 38 N   79 18 20 W  or  40 43.630 N   79 18.330 W              750A          E End Dam           74       273                          

 71  NE end of Runway                T     Q,I,Z,R,T,O,g,S,V,M,G                40 53 13 N   77 54 07 W  or  40 53.220 N   77 54.117 W                                               0.4        64                          
 72  Bridge South of Mt Grove        T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              38 04 48 N   79 53 50 W  or  38 04.800 N   79 53.833 W                                               221       220                          
 73  Ward Farmhouse                  T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              40 27 40 N   78 22 56 W  or  40 27.670 N   78 22.933 W                                                38       231                          
 74  Old Bridge                      T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 06 04 N   77 33 16 W  or  41 06.067 N   77 33.267 W                                                24        61                          
 75  Tower                           T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 02 43 N   78 42 12 W  or  41 02.717 N   78 42.200 W                                                43       296                          

 77  Helipad                         T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              39 39 00 N   78 48 00 W  or  39 39.000 N   78 48.000 W                                                97       220                          
 78  Nisbet intersection             T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 12 16 N   77 06 43 W  or  41 12.267 N   77 06.717 W                                                47        72                          
 79  East end of Island              T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              41 13 37 N   76 50 02 W  or  41 13.617 N   76 50.033 W                                                61        77                          
 80  Plant & Stack                   T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              37 42 05 N   79 01 25 W  or  37 42.083 N   79 01.417 W                                               228       206                          
 81  Rt33/Ridgetop                   T     Q,I,Z,R,r,T,O,g,S,V,M,G              38 42 40 N   79 24 10 W  or  38 42.667 N   79 24.167 W                                               170       219                          
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