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Minden-Tahoe Airport

Minden, NV

Phone: 775-782-9871
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Elevation:4,731 ft (1,442.0 m) (Estimated)
Location:4.00 mi. N of Minden
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:12/30, 12G/30G (unpaved) , 16/34
Longest paved runway: 7400 ft
Fees:Ramp, Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.59  (self-service service)
100LL$ 4.95  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.20  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.45  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:5300 x 75ft. / 1615.4 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 50000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
124700.4ft. MSL
120° mag
135° true
0.4% up
basicNo DataPole, Both-Sides, 28 ft high, 734 ft from end, 19:1 clearance slope
304722.0ft. MSL
300° mag
315° true
0.4% down
No DatabasicNo Data

Runway 12G/30G

Dimensions:2422 x 60ft. / 738.2 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:natural soil, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
12G4716.1ft. MSL
120° mag
135° true
0.6% up
No DataNo Data
30G4731.0ft. MSL
300° mag
315° true
0.6% down
No DataNo DataRwy 30g Threshold Marked with Orange and White Panels

Runway 16/34

Dimensions:7400 x 100ft. / 2255.5 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 50000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
164707.6ft. MSL
165° mag
180° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Right-Side VASI
344717.1ft. MSL
345° mag
0° true
0.1% down
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Buzz Air Flight Academy
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  • Flight Training
Minden, NV
Hutt Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.20
  • $4.45
  • Sales
On field: W
ARINC: 130.65775-782-8277
Pinion Aviation Flying Club
  • Rentals
Minden, NV
Rebuilt Aircraft
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: SW
Sierra Skyport
  • Maintenance
  • $5.59
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
UNICOM: 123.05
Soaring NV
  • $4.95
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
UNICOM: 123.05
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Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N39 0.0270' / W119 45.0599'
    Charts:NACO: San Francisco Sectional
    Mag Var:15E (2000)
    ARTCC:Oakland (ZOA)
    FSS:Reno (RNO)
    NOTAM Facility:MEV
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityNCT
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 5700 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 6200 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 16/34 VASI Rys 16 & 34 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:174
    Multi Engine:33

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:42,000
    GA Itinerant:35,000
    Air Taxi:2,500

    (12-month period ending on 8/31/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Douglas CountyRoberta Thompson
    P O Box 2181146 Airport Road
    Minden, NV 89423Minden, NV 89423
    775-782-9871 (Office) 775-782-9871 (Office)