Gray Butte Field
Palmdale, California

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 08/17/2017 - 10/12/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:04CA (Zero-Four-Charlie-Alpha)
Lat/Lng: 34.5666222222, -117.670383333
34-33-59.8400N, 117-40-13.3800W
Elevation: 3028 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 14E, (2000), [12E (2017)]
From City: 25nm E of Palmdale


Use: Private
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
Provided Private Use; VFR Operations; Obstruction Free Approach and Departure Surfaces; and Install Lighting If Operations are Conducted Between Sunset and Sunrise.
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 07/2002
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Los Angeles Center (ZLA)
FSS: Riverside FSS (RAL)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no



Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

Total: 0


Owner: General Atomics Aero Systems Inc.
14200 Kirkham Way
Poway, Ca 92064
Manager: Gary Bender
25500 East Avenue R-8
Palmdale, Ca 93550


Runways: 08/26

Runway 08/26

Length: 8000 feet
by Owner on 02/04/2010
Width: 150 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete
End 08 End 26
Displaced Threshold Distance:   300'
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach



Additional Remarks

Unmanned Aircraft Operations on and in Vicinity of Airport.
Gxa Asos is Associated with Gray Butte Field.

This information is current as of the date at the top of the page. These pages are valid for all US airports, based on information from FAA National Flight Data Center. Weather information is provided based on AvnWx Data Sources. NOTAM information is from FAA's NAIMES data portal.

As with most information on this website, this page is generated based on FAA data, with automatic translations done via computer. You can also directly read the A/FD via the green icon link at the top of the page, which is the FAA text, and sometimes provides a different translation of codes. Please email me (using link at top-right of this page) if you see information which is confusing, misleading, or wrong....Or have suggestions for additions/changes.

Comments from the user community are clearly noted as such this page, are for informational purposes only, may be wrong and/or out-of-date, and must not be used as a sole source for critical decision making. See Privacy Policy and Conditions of Use.