Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Protecting Your Freedom to Fly
Search Tips

FAA Information Effective: 7/24/2014

  • 3295 msl
KCNMCivil
Public Use

Cavern City Air Trml Airport

Carlsbad, NM


Phone: 575-887-3060
Nearby airports

AOPA members save at 3,000+ GA airports.Book Now!

Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Sat-Sun/0700-1700Year-round,Mon-Fri/0600-2000
Tower:No
Elevation:3,295 ft (1,004.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:5.00 mi. SW of Carlsbad
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:03/21, 08/26, 14L/32R, 14R/32L
Longest paved runway: 7854 ft
Fees:No data
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs

Expand Instrument Procedures

Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.90  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.60  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.10  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.80  (full serve service)

Expand Additional Remarks

Runway 03/21

Dimensions:7854 x 150ft. / 2393.9 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 62000 lb
Surface:asphalt, porous friction course, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
033294.5ft. MSL
34° mag
44° true
0.6% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILSRoad, 623 ft Left of center, 24 ft high, 1,080 ft from end, 36:1 clearance slope
Runway Markings Have Degraded Below Acceptable Standards
213247.4ft. MSL
214° mag
224° true
0.6% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Road, 514 ft Left of center, 14 ft high, 388 ft from end, 13:1 clearance slope
Runway Markings Have Degraded Below Acceptable Standards

Runway 08/26

Dimensions:5334 x 75ft. / 1625.8 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 19000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
083269.8ft. MSL
80° mag
90° true
0.6% down
basicNo DataRoad, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 310 ft from end, 7:1 clearance slope
263238.8ft. MSL
260° mag
270° true
0.6% up
basicNo DataFence, 125 ft Right of center, 4 ft high, 200 ft from end

Runway 14L/32R

Dimensions:4616 x 150ft. / 1407.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 8000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
14L3240.6ft. MSL
146° mag
156° true
0.0% up
basicNo Data Ry 14l/32r Yellow Mkgs Visible; White Mkgs Faded
32R3241.3ft. MSL
326° mag
336° true
0.0% down
basicNo Data615' Disp Threshold
Road, 150 ft Right of center, 15 ft high, 230 ft from end
Apch Ratio 38:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld

Runway 14R/32L

Dimensions:5837 x 100ft. / 1779.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
14R3269.3ft. MSL
144° mag
154° true
0.0% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Road, 150 ft Left of center, 7 ft high, 300 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
32L3266.8ft. MSL
324° mag
334° true
0.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
385' Disp Threshold
Road, 318 ft Right of center, 15 ft high, 672 ft from end, 31:1 clearance slope
Apch Slope 50:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Chandler Aviation LLC
  • $6.10
  • $5.90
  • $4.80
  • $4.60
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
32.346095-104.253205
UNICOM: 123.0
575-887-1500
List Your Business in AOPA Airports

Services at this airport:

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

Expand Nearby restaurants, attractions

Expand Member Comments

AOPA member comments are are offered unedited and do not necessarily reflect the views of AOPA.

Are you sure you want to delete this comment?

CancelDelete

Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N32 20.2467' / W104 15.8017'
Charts:NACO: Albuquerque Sectional
Mag Var:10E (1985)
ARTCC:Albuquerque (ZAB)
FSS:Albuquerque (ABQ)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:CNM
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 4293 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Dusk-Dawn. MIRL Rys 03/21, 08/26 & 14r/32l Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst & Actvt MALSR Ry 03 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:20
Multi Engine:4
Jets:1
Helicopters:3
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:1,925
GA Itinerant:1,725
Commercial:2,669
Air Taxi:303
Military:240

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2012)

Air Safety Institute Resources

Accident Reports

Expand Communications Card

Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of CarlsbadSherri Chandler
101 North Halagueno St101 North Halagueno St
Carlsbad, NM 88220Carlsbad, NM 88220
575-887-1191 (Office) 575-887-3060 (Office)