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  • 4377 msl
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Alturas Municipal Airport

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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Elevation:4,377 ft (1,334.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. W of Alturas
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:03/21, 13/31
Longest paved runway: 4300 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.15  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.09  (full serve service)

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Runway 03/21

Dimensions:3096 x 60ft. / 943.7 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
034364.3ft. MSL
30° mag
46° true
0.4% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
241' Disp Threshold
Railroad, Both-Sides, 23 ft high, 275 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
Rwy 03 Apch Ratio 22:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld
214377.8ft. MSL
210° mag
226° true
0.4% down
basicNo Data328' Disp Threshold
Tree, centered, 20 ft high, 380 ft from end, 9:1 clearance slope
Rw 21 Apch Ratio 35:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld

Runway 13/31

Dimensions:4300 x 50ft. / 1310.6 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
134369.0ft. MSL
132° mag
148° true
0.2% up
non-precisionNo Data209' Disp Threshold
Road, 150 ft Left of center, 16 ft high, 300 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
Ry 13 Apch Ratio 28:1 Fm Dsplcd Thr
314377.7ft. MSL
312° mag
328° true
0.2% down
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Railroad, 250 ft Left of center, 15 ft high, 250 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
Ry 31 VASI Unusbl Indef

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Alturas
  • $5.15
  • $4.09
On field: N
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Operations: Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 28.9783' / W120 33.9233'
Charts:NACO: Klamath Falls Sectional
Mag Var:16E (2005)
ARTCC:Seattle (ZSE)
FSS:Reno (RNO)
NOTAM Facility:AAT
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
Actvt REIL Rwy 03 & 31; VASI Rwy 03 & 31; MIRL Rwy 13/31; LIRL Ry 03/21 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:9
Multi Engine:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:6,000
GA Itinerant:13,000
Air Taxi:750

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of AlturasJoe Picotte
200 North Street200 North Street
Alturas, CA 96101Alturas, CA 96101
530-233-5125 (Office) 530-233-5125 (Office)
Public Works in Alturas. Fbo at Arpt 530-233-5125 or 530-708-1436
Dir. of Public Works (530) 233-2377
Operd by City of Alturas