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Kern Valley Airport

Kernville, CA

Phone: 661-391-1824
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Daylight
Elevation:2,614 ft (796.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. S of Kernville
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runway length: 3500 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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Runway 17/35

Dimensions:3500 x 50ft. / 1066.8 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17No Data
basicNo DataTrees, 100 ft Right of center, 10 ft high, 375 ft from end, 17:1 clearance slope
35No Data
basicNo DataRwy 35 +1 Ft Rocks O-90 Ft Fm Eor 50 Ft L to 80 Ft R Prvdg Washout Protection Fm Lake; +5 Ft Brush 180-200 Ft Fm Eor 0 Ft L

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Raven Aviation
    On field: SE
    UNICOM: 122.8
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: Camping on Field
    Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
    Transportation: Courtesy Car

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N35 43.6933' / W118 25.1833'
      Charts:NACO: Los Angeles Sectional
      Mag Var:14E (1985)
      ARTCC:Los Angeles (ZLA)
      FSS:Rancho Murieta (RIU)
      NOTAM Facility:RIU
      Approach/Departure Control Facility
      Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 3594 MSL; Multiengine Aircraft: 4114 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:No data

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:10
      Multi Engine:0

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:5,125
      GA Itinerant:6,300
      Air Taxi:

      (12-month period ending on 3/13/2015)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      County of Kern Dept of AirportsRon Brewster
      3701 Wings Way, Suite 3003701 Wings Way, Suite 300
      Bakersfield, CA 93308-7026Bakersfield, CA 93308-7026
      661-391-1800 (Office) 661-391-1824 (Office)
      Cell 661-747-4053
      Owned by Us Forest Svc on Lease to Kern County