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Arcata Airport

Arcata/Eureka, CA

Phone: 707-839-5401
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round,All /0400-2359
Elevation:222 ft (67.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:7.00 mi. N of Arcata/Eureka
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:01/19, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 6046 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Parking, Landing
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.85  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.80  (full serve service)

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Runway 01/19

Dimensions:4501 x 150ft. / 1371.9 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 60000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
01187.2ft. MSL
13° mag
30° true
0.5% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
19208.2ft. MSL
193° mag
210° true
0.5% down
non-precisionNo DataTrees, ft of center, 142 ft high, 3,450 ft from end, 23:1 clearance slope

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:6046 x 150ft. / 1842.8 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 60000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
14182.7ft. MSL
136° mag
153° true
0.7% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
245' Disp Threshold
32222.3ft. MSL
316° mag
333° true
0.7% down
precisioncenterline: Centerline Lights are present
end touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
runway visual range: Touchdown, Rollout
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
200' Disp Threshold
ILS/DMETree, 875 ft Right of center, 91 ft high, 2,625 ft from end, 26:1 clearance slope

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Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Arcata Airport
  • $6.85
  • $4.80
On field: S
UNICOM: 123.0
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Customs: International Landing Rights

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N40 58.6700' / W124 6.5083'
    Charts:NACO: Klamath Falls Sectional
    Mag Var:17E (1985)
    ARTCC:Seattle (ZSE)
    FSS:Oakland (OAK)
    NOTAM Facility:ACV
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1000 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1200 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 6 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MALSR Rwy 32; REIL Rwy 14; Tdzl Rwy 32; PAPI Rwy 14 & 32; HIRL Rwy 14/32; Rcll Rwy 14/32 - CTAF. MIRL Rwy 01/19, REIL Rwy 01, and VASI Rwy 01 Ppr CTC (707) 382-2551 or (707) 496-0102

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:9
    Multi Engine:2

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:4,830
    GA Itinerant:5,754
    Air Taxi:0

    (12-month period ending on 5/31/2015)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Humboldt CountyThomas K. Mattson
    1106 Second St3561 Boeing Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95501Mckinleyville, CA 95519
    707-445-7491 (Office) 707-839-5401 (Office)
    Amgr: Thomas K. Mattson