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  • 4378 msl
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Alturas Municipal Airport

Alturas, CA

Phone: 530-233-2377
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Elevation:4,378 ft (1,334.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. W of Alturas
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:03/21, 13/31
Longest paved runway: 4300 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.00  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.00  (full serve service)

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Runway 03/21

Dimensions:3096 x 60ft. / 943.7 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
034364.3ft. MSL
30° mag
46° true
0.4% up
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
241' Disp Threshold
Railroad, Both-Sides, 23 ft high, 275 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
Rwy 03 Apch Ratio 22:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld
214377.8ft. MSL
210° mag
226° true
0.4% down
basicNo Data328' Disp Threshold
Tree, centered, 20 ft high, 380 ft from end, 9:1 clearance slope
Rw 21 Apch Ratio 35:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld

Runway 13/31

Dimensions:4300 x 50ft. / 1310.6 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
134369.0ft. MSL
132° mag
148° true
0.2% up
non-precisionNo Data209' Disp Threshold
Road, 150 ft Left of center, 16 ft high, 300 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
Ry 13 Apch Ratio 28:1 Fm Dsplcd Thr
314377.7ft. MSL
312° mag
328° true
0.2% down
No Datanon-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Railroad, 250 ft Left of center, 15 ft high, 250 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
Ry 31 VASI Unusbl Indef

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Alturas
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  • $4.00
On field: N
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 28.9783' / W120 33.9233'
    Charts:NACO: Klamath Falls Sectional
    Mag Var:16E (2005)
    ARTCC:Seattle (ZSE)
    FSS:Reno (RNO)
    NOTAM Facility:AAT
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 5370 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    Dusk-Dawn. Actvt MIRL Ry 13/31; LIRL Ry 03/21; VASI & REIL Rys 03 & 31 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:9
    Multi Engine:0

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:6,000
    GA Itinerant:13,000
    Air Taxi:750

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of AlturasJoe Picotte
    200 North Street200 North Street
    Alturas, CA 96101Alturas, CA 96101
    530-233-3512 (Office) 530-233-2377 (Office)
    Public Works in Alturas. Fbo at Arpt 530-233-5125
    Dir. of Public Works (530) 233-2377
    Operd by City of Alturas