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San Carlos Airport

San Carlos, CA


Phone: 650-573-3700
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2200
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 14 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-2100
Elevation:5 ft (1.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NE of San Carlos
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:12/30
Runway length: 2600 ft
Fees:Parking
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

Jet-A$ 5.30  (truck service)
100LL$ 5.80  (truck service)
100LL$ 4.95  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.70  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:2600 x 75ft. / 792.5 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
124.8ft. MSL
123° mag
138° true
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Pole, 80 ft Right of center, 18 ft high, 565 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
304.9ft. MSL
303° mag
318° true
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
7' Lgtd Dike 100' E of Cntrln at Thr, Extending to 60' E of Cntrln at End of Primary Sfc Levee

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
A&G Flight School
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
800-258-0424
Air West
  • Maintenance
On field: NE
37.514245-122.249157
650-593-8403
Bay Aerial Helicopters
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: S
37.508870-122.248921
650-281-8282
Bel-Air International Flight Academy
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: S
37.510093-122.250318
650-596-9900
Diamond Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: N
37.515185-122.250511
650-591-7611
Flying Veterans Club
  • Rentals
Belmont, CA
37.514730-122.251997
650-593-5949
JATO Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
37.515070-122.250388
650-654-5286
Rabbit Aviation Services
  • $5.80
  • $5.30
  • $4.95
  • $4.70
On field: W
37.512296-122.251461
UNICOM: 122.95
650-591-5857
San Carlos Flight Center
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
37.511925-122.252676
650-946-1700
United Flying Club
  • Rentals
Belmont, CA
37.514798-122.250967
650-678-2407
West Valley Flying Club
  • Rentals
  • Sales
On field: W
37.511771-122.252116
650-595-5912
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: 
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155
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Hertz  

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N37 30.7113' / W122 14.9714'
    Charts:NACO: San Francisco Sectional
    Mag Var:15E (2000)
    ARTCC:Oakland (ZOA)
    FSS:Oakland (OAK)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:SQL
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityNCT
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 805 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
    When ATCT Clsd; Actvt MIRL Rwy 12/30 & REIL Rwy 12/30 - 119.0

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:283
    Multi Engine:29
    Jets:2
    Helicopters:13
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:57,077
    GA Itinerant:51,553
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:2,828
    Military:486

    (12-month period ending on 4/16/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    San Mateo CountyGretchen Kelly
    555 County Center, 5th Floor620 Airport Dr
    Redwood City, CA 94063-1665San Carlos, CA 94070
    650-573-3700 (Office) 650-573-3700 (Office)
    Director of Public Works - James Porter