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  • 4731 msl
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Minden-Tahoe Airport

Minden, NV

Phone: 775-782-9871
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Elevation:4,731 ft (1,442.0 m) (Estimated)
Location:4.00 mi. N of Minden
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:12/30, 12G/30G (unpaved) , 16/34
Longest paved runway: 7399 ft
Fees:Ramp, Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.09  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.75  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.40  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:5299 x 75ft. / 1615.1 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 50000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
124700.2ft. MSL
120° mag
135° true
0.4% up
basicNo DataTree, 30 ft Left of center, 45 ft high, 1,430 ft from end, 27:1 clearance slope
304722.1ft. MSL
300° mag
315° true
0.4% down
No DatabasicNo Data

Runway 12G/30G

Dimensions:2422 x 60ft. / 738.2 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:natural soil, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
12G4716.1ft. MSL
120° mag
135° true
0.6% up
No DatanoneNo Data
30G4731.0ft. MSL
300° mag
315° true
0.6% down
No DataNo DataRwy 30g Threshold Marked with Orange and White Panels

Runway 16/34

Dimensions:7399 x 100ft. / 2255.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 50000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
164707.6ft. MSL
165° mag
180° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Right-Side VASI
344717.1ft. MSL
345° mag
0° true
0.1% down
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextAvoid flying ovr congested areas N & S of arpt blo TPA; dep ry 34 turn left to a headding of 320 degrees 1 mi N of airport

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
  • Flight Training
On field: W
Hutt Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $4.75
  • $4.40
  • Sales
On field: W
ARINC: 130.65775-782-8277
Pinion Aviation Flying Club
    Minden, NV
    Rebuilt Aircraft
    • Maintenance
    • Sales
    On field: SW
    Sierra Skyport
    • $4.09
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    • Flight Training
    On field: W
    UNICOM: 123.05
    Skylane Aviation
      MINDEN, NV
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      On field: W
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      Services at this airport:

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

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N39 0.0270' / W119 45.0600'
      Charts:NACO: San Francisco Sectional
      Mag Var:15E (2000)
      ARTCC:Oakland (ZOA)
      FSS:Reno (RNO)
      NOTAM Facility:MEV
      Approach/Departure Control FacilityNCT
      Pattern Altitude:
      Heavy Aircraft6200
      Light Aircraft5700
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
      • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
      Actvt MIRL Ry 16/34 VASI Rys 16 & 34 - CTAF

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:212
      Multi Engine:38

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:42,000
      GA Itinerant:35,000
      Air Taxi:2,500

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

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      Douglas CountyRoberta Thompson
      P O Box 2181146 Airport Road
      Minden, NV 89423Minden, NV 89423
      775-782-9871 (Office) 775-782-9871 (Office)