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Rio Vista Municipal Airport

Rio Vista, CA

Phone: 707-374-6451
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:22 ft (6.7 m) (Estimated)
Location:3.00 mi. NW of Rio Vista
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:07/25, 15/33, H1
Longest paved runway: 4199 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.21  (self serve service)

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Runway 07/25

Dimensions:4199 x 75ft. / 1279.9 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0721.3ft. MSL
72° mag
86° true
0.0% up
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
2521.6ft. MSL
252° mag
266° true
0.0% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:2199 x 60ft. / 670.3 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1521.6ft. MSL
146° mag
160° true
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Pole, centered, 25 ft high, 1,365 ft from end, 46:1 clearance slope
3321.5ft. MSL
326° mag
340° true
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Helipad H1

Dimensions:180 x 180ft. / 54.9 x 54.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H1No Data
No DataNo DataHelicopter Tfc to Helipad Remain South of Arpt 500 Ft. When Wind Favors Ry 15/33; Helicopters May Use Apron Area West of Ry 15/33. Helicopter Tfc to West Apron Remain West of Arpt 500 Ft

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextNo autorotations, hovering auto's or running landings to pavement; tfc to helipad remain S of arpt 500'; tfc to W apron remain W of arpt 500'
See TextSee TextSee TextRunway 25 calm wind 5 kts or less; noise sensitive N of ry 32; avoid ovrflt of homes, ranch & corrals N of ry 32

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Rio Vista
  • $4.21
On field: CTR
Travis Aero Club
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On field: CTR
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Services at this airport:

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Shuttle Bus
Operations: Helicopter

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N38 11.6033' / W121 42.2183'
Charts:NACO: San Francisco Sectional
Mag Var:14E (2010)
ARTCC:Oakland (ZOA)
FSS:Rancho Murieta (RIU)
NOTAM Facility:RIU
Approach/Departure Control FacilitySUU
Pattern Altitude:
Heavy Aircraft1520
Light Aircraft1023
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 07/25 & Ry 15/33, PAPI Rys 07 & 25 and Rys 15 & 33, REIL Ry 25 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:40
Multi Engine:3

Airport Activity

GA Local:17,500
GA Itinerant:17,500
Air Taxi:

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

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of Rio VistaDavid Melilli
One Main StreetOne Main Street, P.O. Box 94571
Rio Vista, CA 94571Rio Vista, CA 94571
707-374-6451 (Office) 707-374-6451 (Office)
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