Seaplane Base
Conchas Lake
Conchas Dam, New Mexico

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/14/2017 - 11/9/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:E61 (Echo-Six-One)
Lat/Lng: 35.3842152778, -104.216365278
35-23-03.1750N, 104-12-58.9150W
Elevation: 4201 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 10E, (1985), [7E (2017)]
From City: 2nm SW of Conchas Dam


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 01/1979
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Albuquerque Center (ZAB)
FSS: Albuquerque FSS (ABQ)
NOTAMs and Weather: ABQ NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: None
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 04/03/2016
Non-local GA: 20
Total: 20


Owner: Abq Dist; US Army Corps of Engine
280 Bell Ranch Rd
Conchas Dam, NM 88416
Manager: Steve Peterson
Emergency Phone Joe Martinez at 575-403-8705.
280 Bell Ranch Rd
Conchas Dam, NM 88416


Runways: ALL/WAY

Runway ALL/WAY

Length: 21120 feet
Width: 1320 feet
Surface: Water
Objects: All/Way Dam 5000' NE of Sealane.  



Additional Remarks

Small Boat Traffic Heavy in Landing Area may-Oct.
Lake Level Fluctuates from 4153 Ft to 4201 Ft MSL. Landing Area Becomes Hazardous Due to Exposed Snags & Land Masses at Levels Below 4170 Ft.
Seaplane Operations are Prohibited on That Portion of the Lake North of the Dam.
Wind Warning Lights Located West of Dam at Lodge to the South. Lights Flash If Winds are Greater than 20 Mph.
Most Winds out of SW. Recommend Landing and Takeoff Operations to the West.
Monitor Lake Level by Contacting Crns Office at 575-868-2221.
South Ramp Gate Code is 4230.

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