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Chico Municipal Airport

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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-1900
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 14 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-1900
Elevation:240 ft (73.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. N of Chico
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:13L/31R, 13R/31L, H1
Longest paved runway: 6724 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Landing
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.67  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.07  (full serve service)

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Runway 13L/31R

Dimensions:6724 x 150ft. / 2049.5 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 63000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
13L240.2ft. MSL
131° mag
147° true
0.5% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
31R207.2ft. MSL
311° mag
327° true
0.5% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI

Runway 13R/31L

Dimensions:3000 x 60ft. / 914.4 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
13R226.9ft. MSL
131° mag
147° true
0.4% down
basicNo Data
31L215.0ft. MSL
311° mag
327° true
0.4% up
basicNo Data

Helipad H1

Dimensions:64 x 64ft. / 19.5 x 19.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 35000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H1No Data
No DataNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Club in Formation - (Chico Flying Club)
    Dan Jay Aircraft Sales, Inc.
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: NE
    Northgate Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • $5.67
    • $5.07
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: SE
    UNICOM: 122.95
    Skyhawk Flight School
    • Flight Training
    Chico, CA
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Limousine, Public
    Rental Cars: 
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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N39 47.7233' / W121 51.5050'
      Charts:NACO: San Francisco Sectional
      Mag Var:16E (1990)
      ARTCC:Oakland (ZOA)
      FSS:Rancho Murieta (RIU)
      NOTAM Facility:CIC
      Approach/Departure Control Facility
      Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1240 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1740 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 5 secs
      When ATCT Clsd Actvt HIRL Ry 13l/31r, VASI Ry 31r, MALSR & PAPI Ry 13l - 121.0

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:87
      Multi Engine:18

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:7,685
      GA Itinerant:19,231
      Air Taxi:10,937

      (12-month period ending on 8/31/2014)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      City of ChicoMark Orme
      Po Box 3420Po Box 3420
      Chico, CA 95927Chico, CA 95927
      530-896-7200 (Office) 530-896-7201 (Office)
      City Manager