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Chowchilla Airport

Chowchilla, CA

Phone: 559-665-8615
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:243 ft (74.1 m) (Estimated)
Location:1.00 mi. SE of Chowchilla
Beacon: Not present
Instrument Procedures:
Runway length: 3253 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Sectional

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:3253 x 60ft. / 991.5 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
12238.2ft. MSL
119° mag
134° true
0.2% up
basicNo DataAntenna, 100 ft Right of center, 60 ft high, 1,500 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
30243.0ft. MSL
299° mag
314° true
0.2% down
basicNo DataRailroad, Both-Sides, 24 ft high, 750 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextRight downwind & dep turn only ry 30; sug calm wind dep ry 12

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Transportation: Public

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N37 6.7967' / W120 14.8200'
Charts:NACO: San Francisco Sectional
Mag Var:15E (1985)
ARTCC:Oakland (ZOA)
FSS:Rancho Murieta (RIU)
NOTAM Facility:RIU
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft1242
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 12/30 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:19
Multi Engine:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:4,700
GA Itinerant:2,000
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 8/16/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of ChowchillaCraig Locke
130 South 2nd Street130 South 2nd Street
Chowchilla, CA 93610Chowchilla, CA 93610
559-665-8615 (Office) 559-665-8615 (Office)
Ext 300