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Furnace Creek Airport



Furnace Creek Airport
IATA: none – ICAO: none – FAA LID: L06
Summary
Operator U.S. Dept. of the Interior
Coordinates 36°27′50″N 116°52′53″W / 36.46389°N 116.88139°W / 36.46389; -116.88139Coordinates: 36°27′50″N 116°52′53″W / 36.46389°N 116.88139°W / 36.46389; -116.88139

Furnace Creek Airport (FAA LID: L06) is a public airport located 0.75 miles (1 km) west of Furnace Creek, Death Valley, serving Inyo County, California, USA. This general aviation airport covers 40 acres (16 ha) and has one runway. At -210 feet (−64 m) MSL, it is the lowest elevation airport in North America.



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Location & QuickFacts

FAA Information Effective:

2006-06-08

Airport Identifier:

L06

Longitude/Latitude:

116-52-53.1930W/36-27-49.8130N
-116.881443/36.463837 (Estimated)

Elevation:

-210 ft / -64.01 m (Estimated)

Land:

40 acres

From nearest city:

0 nautical miles N of Death Valley National Park, CA

Location:

Inyo County, CA

Magnetic Variation:

14E (1985)

Owner & Manager

Ownership:

Publicly owned

Owner:

Us Dept Of Interior/park Svc

Address:

Death Valley Natl Park
Death Valley, CA 92328

Phone number:

760-786-2331

Manager:

Edward Forner

Address:

Death Valley Natl Park
Death Valley, CA 92328

Phone number:

760-786-3248

Airport Operations and Facilities

Airport Use:

Open to public

Wind indicator:

Yes

Segmented Circle:

Yes

Control Tower:

No

Attendance Schedule:

UNATNDD

Lighting Schedule:

DUSK-DAWN
ACTVT BCN - CTAF; 5 CLICKS ON 7 CLICKS OFF.

Beacon Color:

Clear-Green (lighted land airport)

Landing fee charge:

No

Sectional chart:

Las Vegas

Region:

AWP - Western-Pacific

Traffic Pattern Alt:

1000 ft

Boundary ARTCC:

ZLA - Los Angeles

Tie-in FSS:

RAL - Riverside

FSS on Airport:

No

FSS Phone:

951-351-3020

FSS Toll Free:

1-800-WX-BRIEF

NOTAMs Facility:

RAL (NOTAM-d service avaliable)

Federal Agreements:

N

Airport Communications

CTAF:

122.900

Airport Services

Fuel available:

100LL
FOR FUEL CTC FURNACE CREEK RANCH (760) 786-2343.

Airframe Repair:

NONE

Power Plant Repair:

NONE

Bottled Oxygen:

NONE

Bulk Oxygen:

NONE

Runway Information

Runway 15/33

Dimension:

3065 x 70 ft / 934.2 x 21.3 m

Surface:

ASPH, Good Condition

Weight Limit:

Single wheel: 4000 lbs.

Edge Lights:

Low

 

Runway 15

Runway 33

Traffic Pattern:

Right

Left

Markings:

Basic, Good Condition

Basic, Good Condition

Runway End Identifier:

No

No

Centerline Lights:

No

No

Touchdown Lights:

No

No

Obstruction:

5 ft brush, 300.0 ft from runway, 150 ft right of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

15 ft brush, 360.0 ft from runway, 100 ft left of centerline, 10:1 slope to clear

 

Radio Navigation Aids

ID

Type

Name

Ch

Freq

Var

Dist

MCY

NDB

Mercury

 

326.00

16E

42.4 nm

BTY

VORTAC

Beatty

094X

114.70

16E

21.2 nm

Remarks

  • USE ONLY MKD RY FOR GROUND OPNS. SAFETY AREA ROUGH & SOFT.
  • NO TIEDOWN ROPES OR CHAINS AVBL.
  • DITCH 145 FT RIGHT OF RY 33.
  • SAFETY AREAS ADJ RY CLSD, STAY ON PAVED AREA ONLY DUE TO EXTREMELY SOFT DIRT.
  • ESTABD PRIOR TO 5/15/59.

 

Based Aircraft

Aircraft based on field:

3

Single Engine Airplanes:

3

Operational Statistics

Aircraft Operations:

197/Week

General Aviation Local:

2.0%

General Aviation Itinerant:

98.0%

 

Furnace Creek Airport 

Address: Inyo County, CA

Tel: 760-786-2331, 760-786-3248


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General Info
Country United States
State CALIFORNIA
FAA ID L06
Latitude 36-27-49.813N
Longitude 116-52-53.193W
Elevation -210 feet
Near City DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK



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