Penn State Aviation Center Lobby

Pilot Services


Here at the Penn State Aviation Center, we offer a comfortable lounge for pilots, crew, and passengers. The lounge features reclining leather chairs, reading material, complimentary AT&T Wi-Fi, and WSI Pilotbrief Optima weather/flight planning stations. Across the hall a kitchen is available, and just out in the lobby are two large flat screen TVs.  Vending machines with snacks and drinks, including a self-serve Starbucks single cup brewer that freshly grinds, brews and dispenses three varieties of brewed coffee, chai latte and hot chocolate.


We are a proud dealer of AVFUEL aviation fuels. We also offer Avfuel Contract Fuel and participate in Avfuel's popular AVTRIP program. A full selection of oils are also available. Please call 814-865-4042 for current fuel prices.

  100 LL Jet A
Full Service $5.28 $5.05
Self Service $4.78 -----

Airport Traffic Control Tower (ATCT)

The Airport Traffic Control Tower (ATCT) at University Park Airport opened in September 2011 and operates under the Federal Contract Tower Program

The UNV ATCT is operated by Midwest Air Traffic Control  The UNV ATCT operates daily 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

ATCT Frequencies

128.475 - Tower
119.625 - Ground
127.65 - ATIS


  • Aviation Fuel
  • Quick Turns
  • Aircraft Parking (Ramp & Tie Down)
  • Hangar Rental
  • GPU/PreHeat
  • De-Icing, Lav Service, and Potable Water Wervice
  • Pilots Lounge
  • Flight Planning/Weather Computer
  • Courtesy Tranportation
  • Rental Car Arrangements: Please call ahead to make sure your vehicle has been delivered to our facility at at 2535 Fox Hill Road. Numbers as follows: HERTZ 814.237.1728; AVIS/BUDGET 814.237.9750; and NATIONAL/ENTERPRISE 814.237.1771, option 5-3-4
  • Hotel Reservations
  • Cab/Limo Service
  • Catering Arrangements
  • Conference Room Facility (video conferencing available)
  • AT&T Wi-Fi
  • Restrooms
  • Kitchette/Vending

    Contact us: Unicom 122.95