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Stovepipe Wells Airport

Death Valley National Park, CA

Phone: 760-786-3293
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:25 ft (7.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. W of Death Valley National Park
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runway length: 3260 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:3260 x 65ft. / 993.6 x 19.8mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05No Data
non-standardNo Data05/23 Cntrln is Short Dashes
23No Data
non-standardNo DataRoad, Both-Sides, 10 ft high, 420 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope
+4' Dike 180' Fm Thr; +5' Brush 0' Fm Thr 40' R

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Transportation: Van

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N36 36.2300' / W117 9.5533'
    Charts:NACO: Las Vegas Sectional
    Mag Var:14E (1985)
    ARTCC:Los Angeles (ZLA)
    FSS:Riverside (RAL)
    NOTAM Facility:RAL
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 825 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:No data

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    Airport Activity

    GA Local:NaN
    GA Itinerant:1,000
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 2/13/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    US Dept of Interior/Park SvcJd Updegraff
    Death Valley National ParkDeath Valley National Park
    Death Valley, CA 92328Death Valley, CA 92328
    760-786-3240 (Office) 760-786-3293 (Office)
    After Hours Number 760-786-9707
    Airport Manager is A Law Enforcement Park Ranger, for Emergencies Can be Reached Through Park Dispatch 760-786-2330
    Acting Park Superintendent: Malorie Smith