Pleasant Valley Airport, located in beautiful northern Peoria, is the last of the grass roots airports which has three parallel runways, and is the only airport in the Valley with a crosswind runway for your comfort and safety. Pleasant Valley Airport was created to provide a friendly atmosphere for all General Aviation Pilots flying single engine, light twins, helicopters and gliders. Smog free skies are not easy to find these days and that is one of the many reasons Pleasant Valley Airport is home to Turf Soaring School. People from all over the world descend upon Pleasant Valley Airport for the annual summer glider competition. Pleasant Valley Airport is located at the intersection of Carefree Highway (SR74) and Lake Pleasant Parkway and is open to the public from 09:00 to 17:00 hrs (09:00am – 5:00pm daily).
Pleasant Valley Airport is a highly, accessible gateway to Lake Pleasant and Pleasant Harbor Marina for those individuals who want to explore what Lake Pleasant has to offer. Also, nearby is the Cibola Vista Resort & Spa for visitors seeking an incredibly beautiful and peaceful part of Arizona to unwind.
FAA Information Effective 31 July 2008
Location FAA Identifier: P48
- 33-48-02.1280N /112-15-02.5750W
- 33-48.035467N /112-15.042917W
- 33.8005911 / -112.2507153 (estimated)
- Elevation: 1580 ft. / 482 m (estimated)
- Variation: 13E (1985)
- Time zone: UTC -7 (year round; does not observe DST)
- Zip code: 85383
For more information about Pleasant Valley Airport Contact Information Manager: Roy M. Coulliette
8700 W. Carefree Hwy. Peoria, AZ 85383 Phone 602-439-3621 Cell 602-684-7627