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Merced Regional/Macready Field Airport

Merced, CA

Phone: 209-564-6873
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0500-2200
Elevation:155 ft (47.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. SW of Merced
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 5914 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Landing
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.34  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.44  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.62  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:5914 x 150ft. / 1802.6 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, porous friction course, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
12154.8ft. MSL
123° mag
138° true
0.0% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Pole, 225 ft Left of center, 20 ft high, 800 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope
30155.2ft. MSL
303° mag
318° true
0.0% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILS/DMEPower-Line, 650 ft Left of center, 42 ft high, 1,800 ft from end, 38:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Gateway Air Center
  • Maintenance
  • $5.44
  • $5.34
  • $4.62
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: N
UNICOM: 122.7
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Services at this airport:

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

    Lat/Long:N37 17.0850' / W120 30.8350'
    Charts:NACO: San Francisco Sectional
    Mag Var:15E (2000)
    ARTCC:Oakland (ZOA)
    FSS:Rancho Murieta (RIU)
    NOTAM Facility:MCE
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityNCT
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1200 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1700 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 3 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 3 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    Actvt MALSR Rwy 30; PAPI Rwy 30; HIRL Rwy 12/30 - CTAF. VASI Rwy 12 Oper Consly

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:54
    Multi Engine:5

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:21,670
    GA Itinerant:32,620
    Air Taxi:250

    (12-month period ending on 10/31/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of MercedJanet Young
    678 West 18th St.20 Macready Dr.
    Merced, CA 95340Merced, CA 95341
    209-564-0120 (Office) 209-564-6873 (Office)
    Email: Youngj@Cityofmerced.Org
    24 Hours