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  • 6269 msl
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Lake Tahoe Airport

South Lake Tahoe, CA

Phone: 530-542-6182
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Attendance: Attended
Jun-Aug/ /0700-2000Sep-May/ /0700-1600
Elevation:6,269 ft (1,910.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SW of South Lake Tahoe
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, GPS
Runway length: 8541 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Landing, Parking
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.25  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.49  (full serve service)

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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:8541 x 100ft. / 2603.3 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 70000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
186254.8ft. MSL
177° mag
193° true
0.2% up
non-precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
800' Disp Threshold
LDA/DMEBrush, 125 ft Left of center, 13 ft high, 450 ft from end, 19:1 clearance slope
366268.6ft. MSL
357° mag
13° true
0.2% down
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
2033' Disp Threshold
Trees, 500 ft Right of center, 345 ft high, 5,700 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 22:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Mountain West Aviation
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  • $4.49
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On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.95
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Van, Limousine, Public
Rental Cars: 
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N38 53.6333' / W119 59.7200'
    Charts:NACO: San Francisco Sectional
    Mag Var:16E (1985)
    ARTCC:Oakland (ZOA)
    FSS:Reno (RNO)
    NOTAM Facility:TVL
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 7500 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 8000 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
    Dusk-2000 Actvt MIRL Ry 18/36 MALSF & PAPI Ry 18 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:25
    Multi Engine:2

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:4,525
    GA Itinerant:17,440
    Air Taxi:1,100

    (12-month period ending on 6/30/2010)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    South Lake TahoeSherry Miller
    1901 Airport Road1901 Airport Rd Suite 100
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    530-541-0480 (Office) 530-542-6182 (Office)