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FAA Information Effective: 3/31/2016

Private Use

Mcchord Field (Joint Base Lewis-Mcchord) Airport

Tacoma, WA

Phone: 253-982-5611
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 24 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 24Mil Ops Hrs: 24
Elevation:322 ft (98.1 m) (Estimated)
Location:3.00 mi. S of Tacoma
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS, TACAN
Runways:16/34, 162/342
Longest paved runway: 10108 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:10108 x 150ft. / 3080.9 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 155000 lb
Surface:asphalt, concrete, grooved, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16281.5ft. MSL

0.4% up
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
approach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-I Config.
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
LOC/GSHook E5 (240' Ovrn) Hook Bak-12b(B) (2450')
34321.3ft. MSL

0.4% down
precisioncenterline: Centerline Lights are present
approach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-II/III Config.
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
end touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
runway visual range: Touchdown
ILSHook Bak-12b(B) (1668') Hook E5 (102' Ovrn)

Runway 162/342

Dimensions:3000 x 60ft. / 914.4 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, concrete, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
162No Data
No DataNo Data
342No Data
No DataNo Data

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N47 8.2607' / W122 28.5885'
Charts:NACO: Seattle Sectional
Mag Var:15E (2020)
ARTCC:Seattle (ZSE)
FSS:Seattle (SEA)
NOTAM Facility:TCM
Approach/Departure Control FacilitySEA
Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Not Present
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:No data

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Owner:Airport Manager:
USAFBase Operations
62 Air Base Gp, Mcchord Afb62 Air Base Gp, Mcchord Afb
Tacoma, WA 98438Tacoma, WA 98438