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Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport

Palm Springs, CA

Phone: 951-955-9722
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-1800
Elevation:114- ft (34.7- m) (Surveyed)
Location:20.00 mi. SE of Palm Springs
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:12/30, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 8500 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.31  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.22  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.21  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.13  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.77  (full service service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:4995 x 100ft. / 1522.5 x 30.5mWeight 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
12-115.5ft. MSL
122° mag
135° true
0.3% down
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
30-130.7ft. MSL
302° mag
315° true
0.3% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:8500 x 150ft. / 2590.8 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17-114.6ft. MSL
167° mag
180° true
0.2% down
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
35-134.7ft. MSL
347° mag
0° true
0.2% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Desert Jet Center
  • Maintenance
  • $4.77
  • $6.21
  • $5.13
  • Sales
On field: CTR
ARINC: 130.85760-925-5876
Palm Springs Pilots Association
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
Ross Aviation
  • $6.51
  • $5.54
On field: N
ARINC: 131.425760-399-4300
Signature Flight Support
  • $6.57
  • $5.61
On field: NW
UNICOM: 123.0
SoCal Pilot Center
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
Thermal Self Serve
  • $4.31
  • $3.22
On field: NW
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

Operations: Helicopter, Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N33 37.6000' / W116 9.5800'
Charts:NACO: Los Angeles Sectional
Mag Var:13E (1990)
ARTCC:Los Angeles (ZLA)
FSS:Riverside (RAL)
NOTAM Facility:TRM
Approach/Departure Control FacilitySCT
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 12/30 & Ry 17/35, REIL Rys 17 & 35, VASI Ry 17, PAPI Ry 35, PAPI Ry 12 and PAPI Ry 30 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:29
Multi Engine:8

Airport Activity

GA Local:27,500
GA Itinerant:47,500
Air Taxi:500

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

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
County of RiversideDaryl Shippy
3403 1oth Street, Suite 5003403 1oth Street, Suite 500
Riverside, CA 92501Riverside, CA 92501
951-955-8916 (Office) 951-955-9722 (Office)