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Van Nuys Airport

Van Nuys, CA


Phone: 424-442-6500
www.lawa.org
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 16 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0600-2245
Elevation:802 ft (244.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NW of Van Nuys
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:16L/34R, 16R/34L
Longest paved runway: 8001 ft
Fees:No data
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 7.15  (full service service)
Jet-A$ 4.92  (full serve service)
100LL$ 7.43  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.24  (full service service)

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Runway 16L/34R

Dimensions:4013 x 75ft. / 1223.2 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 14000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16L799.8ft. MSL
161° mag
176° true
0.7% down
basicNo Data1434' Disp Threshold
Railroad, 125 ft Left of center, 32 ft high, 275 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
Rwy 16l Apch Ratio 53:1 Fm Displcd Thld
34R771.7ft. MSL
341° mag
356° true
0.7% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present

Runway 16R/34L

Dimensions:8001 x 150ft. / 2438.7 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 90000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16R802.1ft. MSL
161° mag
176° true
0.7% down
precisionrunway visual value: RVV is present
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
1431' Disp Threshold
ILSFence, 175 ft Right of center, 17 ft high, 200 ft from end
Apch Ratio 50:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld. Apch Ratio to Dsplcd Thld Over +41 Ft Rr 1700 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld 500 Ft Left 41:1 Right Tfc; Left Tfc When ATCT Clsd
34L745.7ft. MSL
341° mag
356° true
0.7% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
Trees, 75 ft Left of center, 30 ft high, 1,200 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
All Spectrum Aviation
  • Sales
Van Nuys, CA
818-901-1232
American Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
818-785-7285
Bob Hoover's Jet Center
  • $7.15
  • $5.24
On field: NW
34.218447-118.492849
ARINC: 129.075818-779-3089
Boyd Aviation LLC
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: SW
34.198297-118.491132
818-355-3959
California Flight School
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
34.219929-118.493814
818-769-1503
Capper Flying Club
  • Rentals
Fillmore, CA
34.211248-118.492123
661-722-1937
Castle & Cooke Aviation
  • $7.48
  • $4.92
On field: CTR
ARINC: 128.95818-988-8385
Clay Lacy Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.04
  • Sales
On field: E
ARINC: 130.35818-989-2900
Continental Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
Van Nuys, CA
818-376-7362
Corsair Aviation
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
34.197685-118.491023
818-906-4024
Eight Ball Flying Club
  • Rentals
On field: W
818-448-8348
Elite Helicopters
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
34.194446-118.491046
877-624-9242
Group 3 Aviation - California
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
34.197250-118.491068
818-994-9376
IFR Sim Club Training Center
  • Flight Training
Van Nuys, CA
818-371-8653
Lagusker Aviation LLC
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
34.215848-118.492270
661-312-6311
Mach 1 Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
818-787-8500
Mather Aviation
  • Maintenance
On field: W
34.203710-118.491776
818-782-7473
Mike's Avionics
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: W
34.209486-118.492163
818-780-5562
Orbic Air, LLC
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
818-988-6532
Proteus Air Services
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
Van Nuys, CA
34.219989-118.494458
818-909-2565
Rotor F/X LLC
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
34.215431-118.487602
818-462-3333
Signature Flight Support - East
  • $7.43
  • $5.90
On field: SE
ARINC: 129.025818-989-2300
Signature Flight Support - West
  • $7.43
  • $6.06
  • Sales
On field: W
34.203560-118.491844
ARINC: 130.575818-464-9500
US Aviators
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
Van Nuys, CA
34.195276-118.490915
818-779-2105
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Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Public, Shuttle Bus
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N34 12.5883' / W118 29.3983'
    Charts:NACO: Los Angeles Sectional
    Mag Var:15E (1980)
    ARTCC:Los Angeles (ZLA)
    FSS:Hawthorne (HHR)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:VNY
    Approach/Departure Control FacilitySCT
    Pattern Altitude:Tpa Rwy 16r/34l 1200'; Rwy 16l/34r 1000' Rotorcraft: 1300 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:When ATCT Clsd Actvt HIRL Ry 16r/34l, MALSR Ry 16r and Twy Lgts - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:280
    Multi Engine:83
    Jets:178
    Helicopters:57
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:155,420
    GA Itinerant:332,117
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:16,408
    Military:557

    (12-month period ending on 2/14/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Los Angeles World AirportsJess Romo
    1 World Way16461 Sherman Wy Suite 300
    Los Angeles, CA 90045Van Nuys, CA 91406
    424-646-6250 (Office) 424-442-6500 (Office)
    Chief of Airport Operations: Flora Margheritis 818-442-6506