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Bakersfield Municipal Airport

Bakersfield, CA

Phone: 661-326-3781
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-1700
Elevation:378 ft (115.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. S of Bakersfield
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4000 ft
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.30  (self serve service)

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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:4000 x 75ft. / 1219.2 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 20000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16378.0ft. MSL
161° mag
175° true
0.2% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
Road, 170 ft Left of center, 15 ft high, 650 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope
34372.1ft. MSL
341° mag
355° true
0.2% up
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Power-Line, Both-Sides, 103 ft high, 2,500 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Kern Charter Service, Inc.
  • $5.30
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Rental Cars: 

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N35 19.4917' / W118 59.7617'
    Charts:NACO: Los Angeles Sectional
    Mag Var:14E (1990)
    ARTCC:Los Angeles (ZLA)
    FSS:Rancho Murieta (RIU)
    NOTAM Facility:RIU
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityBFL
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1178 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Actvt MIRL Ry 16/34, REIL Ry 34 and Ry 16 - CTAF. PAPI Ry 34 Oper Continuously. Actvt MIRL Ry 16/34 Three Clicks for On; Lights Go Out After 15 Minutes

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:80
    Multi Engine:10

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:10,000
    GA Itinerant:15,000
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 5/4/2015)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of BakersfieldStuart Patteson
    1501 Truxtun Ave4101 Truxtun Avenue
    Bakersfield, CA 93301Bakersfield, CA 93309
    661-326-3781 (Office) 661-326-3781 (Office)
    Emergency 661-326-3811