Flight Planning

ATTENTION PILOTS: Seasonal Tower CLOSED until December 15, 2017
CHECK NOTAMS

Frequencies:

CTAF: 120.575 Mhz / AWOS: 118.0 Mhz / UNICOM-FBO: 122.8 Mhz

  • UNICOM/FBO SERVICES: 122.8 (530-587-4119 x100), Daily 7 am - 9 pm
  • WX AWOS: 118.00 (530-587-4599)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY OAKLAND ARTCC ON FREQ 127.95 (SQUAW VALLEY RCAG) AND FREQ 316.1 (SACRAMENTO RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids:

Voluntary NO FLY Curfew

10 pm - 7 am. Support the airport's "Good Neighbor" policy.

Runways

Runway 11/29

  • Dimensions: 7000 x 100 ft. / 2134 x 30 m
  • Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
  • Weight bearing capacity: Single wheel: 50000 lbs, Double wheel: 80000 lbs.
    Anything over 50/80 on 11/29 needs a PPR (Prior Permission Request)
  • Runway edge lights: medium intensity

Runway 11

  • Latitude: 39-19.490400N
  • Longitude: 120-09.163867W
  • Elevation: 5897.1 ft.
  • Gradient: 0.1
  • Traffic pattern: left
  • Runway heading: 104 magnetic, 120 true
  • Markings: basic, in fair condition
  • Runway end identifier lights: yes on request before 9pm (REILS)
  • Touchdown point: yes, no lights
  • Obstructions:  55 ft. tree, 1470 ft. from runway, 23:1 slope to clear

Runway 29

  • Latitude: 39-18.914167N
  • Longitude: 120-07.878400W
  • Elevation: 5888.9 ft.
  • Gradient: 0.1
  • Traffic pattern: left
  • Runway heading:  284 magnetic, 300 true
  • Markings: basic, in good condition
  • Runway end identifier lights:  no
  • Touchdown point: yes, no lights
  • Obstructions: none

Runway 02/20

  • Dimensions: 4650 x 75 ft. / 1417 x 23 m
  • Surface: asphalt, in good condition
  • Weight bearing capacity: Single wheel: 35000 lbs, Double wheel: 50000 lbs
  • Runway edge lights: medium intensity

Runway 02

  • Latitude: 39-18.871200N
  • Longitude: 120-08.398317W
  • Elevation: 5886.3 ft.
  • Gradient: 0.2
  • Traffic pattern: left
  • Runway heading:  014 magnetic, 030 true
  • Displaced threshold: no
  • Markings: basic, in fair condition
  • Visual slope indicator: 2-box VASI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)
  • Runway end identifier lights: no
  • Touchdown point: yes, no lights
  • Obstructions: 225 ft. tree, 4800 ft. from runway, 20:1 slope to clear
  • RWY 1 APCH RATIO 20:1

Runway 20

  • Latitude:  39-19.534467N
  • Longitude: 120-07.905583W
  • Elevation: 5886.5 ft.
  • Gradient:  0.2
  • Traffic pattern:  right
  • Runway heading:  194 magnetic, 210 true
  • Displaced threshold:  115 ft.
  • RY 19 DSPLCD THLD NOT LGTD. RY 19 EDGE LGTS BEGIN 400 FT FM EOR.
  • Markings:  basic, in fair condition
  • Runway end identifier lights:  no
  • Touchdown point:  yes, no lights
  • Obstructions:  none
  • APCH RATIO TO DSPLCD THLD 50:1.