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FAA Information Effective: 12/7/2017

Public Use

Kern Valley Airport

Kernville, CA

Phone: 661-391-1824
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Daylight
Elevation:2,614 ft (796.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. S of Kernville
Beacon: Not present
Instrument Procedures:
Runway length: 3500 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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Runway 17/35

Dimensions:3500 x 50ft. / 1066.8 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17No Data
basicNo DataTrees, 100 ft Right of center, 10 ft high, 375 ft from end, 17:1 clearance slope
35No Data
basicNo DataRwy 35 +1 Ft Rocks O-90 Ft Fm Eor 50 Ft L to 80 Ft R Prvdg Washout Protection Fm Lake; +5 Ft Brush 180-200 Ft Fm Eor 0 Ft L

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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Public

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N35 43.6933' / W118 25.1833'
Charts:NACO: Los Angeles Sectional
Mag Var:14E (1985)
ARTCC:Los Angeles (ZLA)
FSS:Rancho Murieta (RIU)
NOTAM Facility:RIU
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft3614
Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:No data

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:10
Multi Engine:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:5,125
GA Itinerant:6,300
Air Taxi:

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

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
County of Kern Dept of AirportsRon Brewster
3701 Wings Way, Suite 3003701 Wings Way, Suite 300
Bakersfield, CA 93308-7026Bakersfield, CA 93308-7026
661-391-1800 (Office) 661-391-1824 (Office)
Cell 661-747-4053
Owned by Us Forest Svc on Lease to Kern County