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Tonopah Airport

Tonopah, NV

Phone: (775) 751-6262
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2300
Elevation:5,429 ft (1,654.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:7.00 mi. E of Tonopah
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:11/29, 15/33, H1
Longest paved runway: 7158 ft
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.21  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.05  (full serve service)

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Runway 11/29

Dimensions:6195 x 50ft. / 1888.2 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
115429.6ft. MSL
110° mag
125° true
0.3% down
basicNo Data538' Disp Threshold
295410.2ft. MSL
290° mag
305° true
0.3% up
basicNo Data

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:7158 x 80ft. / 2181.8 x 24.4mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
155429.6ft. MSL
150° mag
165° true
0.5% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
335395.4ft. MSL
330° mag
345° true
0.5% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI

Helipad H1

Dimensions:48 x 48ft. / 14.6 x 14.6mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H15420.1ft. MSL

No DataNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Desert Flying Service
  • Maintenance
  • $5.21
  • $4.05
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
UNICOM: 123.0
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Rental Cars: 
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Operations: Helicopter

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N38 3.6117' / W117 5.2083'
Charts:NACO: Las Vegas Sectional
Mag Var:15E (1995)
ARTCC:Los Angeles (ZLA)
FSS:Reno (RNO)
NOTAM Facility:TPH
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft6227
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 15/33 & 11/29 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:5
Multi Engine:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,232
GA Itinerant:4,880
Air Taxi:3,135

(12-month period ending on 4/30/2017)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Nye CountyTim Carlo
P O Box 1031Public Works, 250 N. Hwy 160 #2
Tonopah, NV 89049Pahrump, NV 89060
(775) 209-4174 (Office) (775) 751-6262 (Office)
Fbo Phone (775) 482-3626
Emergency Please Contact 775-513-3107