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FAA Information Effective: 1/4/2018

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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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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.35  (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

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextPattern entry apch only; no straight in to ry 34; ry 34 left turn out dep only; wx cond pmtg

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Kern Charter Service
  • Maintenance
  • $5.35
  • 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: 

Activities: Intensive Flight Training

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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:
Light Aircraft1178
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:77
Multi Engine:8

Airport Activity

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

(12-month period ending on 4/11/2017)

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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