L05
Airport
Kern Valley
Kernville, California

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 04/03/2014 - 5/29/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:L05 (Lima-Zero-Five)
Lat/Lng: 35.7282222222, -118.419722222
35-43-41.6000N, 118-25-11.0000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 07/09/2007
Elevation: 2614 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 14E, (1985), [13E (2014)]
Sectional: LOS ANGELES
From City: 3nm S of Kernville

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 07/1949
Attended: All year Every day Daylight hours
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Los Angeles Center (ZLA)
FSS: Rancho Murieta FSS (RIU)
NOTAMs and Weather: RIU NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 3614 MSL (1000 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800

Services

Airframe Repair: Minor
Powerplant Repair: Minor
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 10
Total: 10

Annual Operations

For year ending: 04/12/2013
Local GA (< 20 miles): 5125
Non-local GA: 5125
Military Operations: 250
Total: 10500

Ownership

Owner: County of Kern Dept of Airports
Owned by US Forest Service on Lease to Kern County.
3701 Wings Way, Suite 300
Bakersfield, Ca 93308-7026
661-391-1800
Manager: Ron Brewster
Cell 661-747-4053.
3701 Wings Way, Suite 300
Bakersfield, Ca 93308-7026
661-391-1824

Runways

Runways: 17/35

Runway 17/35

Length: 3500 feet
Width: 50 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Gross Runway Pavement Strength Estimate Provided by Airport Manager; 12500 Lbs.
End 17 End 35
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Objects: Trees  
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 17:1 50:1
Object Height: 10' AGL  
Object Distance: 375' Along centerline
100' Right of centerline
 
Other Objects:   Runway 35 +1 Ft Rocks O-90 Ft from Eor 50 Ft L to 80 Ft R Prvdg Washout Protection from Lake; +5 Ft Brush 180-200 Ft from Eor 0 Ft L.

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Fly-in Campground on Airport.

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