L06
Airport
Furnace Creek
Death Valley National Park, California

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/18/2014 - 11/13/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:L06 (Lima-Zero-Six)
Lat/Lng: 36.4605, -116.879805556
36-27-37.8000N, 116-52-47.3000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 07/09/2007
Elevation: -210 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 14E, (1985), [12E (2014)]
Sectional: LAS VEGAS
From City: in Death Valley National Park Airport Located 1 Sm SW of Park Headquarters.

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Estabd Prior to 5/15/59.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 05/1953
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Los Angeles Center (ZLA)
FSS: Riverside FSS (RAL)
NOTAMs and Weather: RAL NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 790 MSL (1000 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Beacon: Dusk-Dawn. Activate Beacon - CTAF; 5 Clicks on 3 Clicks Off.
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.900

Services

Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 3
Total: 3

Annual Operations

For year ending: 02/04/2014
Non-local GA: 10000
Military Operations: 500
Total: 10500

Ownership

Owner: US Dept of Interior/Park Service
Death Valley Natl Park
Death Valley, Ca 92328
760-786-2331
Chief Park Ranger Karen Mckinlay-Jones
Manager: Jd Updegraff
Death Valley Natl Park
Death Valley, Ca 92328
760-786-3293
After Hours Number 760-786-9707

Runways

Runways: 15/33

Runway 15/33

Length: 3065 feet
Width: 70 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 4,000 lbs
End 15 End 33
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.7 0.7
Objects: Brush Brush
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 20:1
Object Height: 15' AGL 15' AGL
Object Distance: 210' Along centerline
100' Left of centerline
500' Along centerline
130' Left of centerline

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Use only Marked Runway for Ground Operations. Safety Area Rough & Soft.
No Tiedown Ropes or Chains Available.
Ditch 145 Ft Right of Runway 33.
Safety Areas Adjacent Runway Closed, Stay on Paved Area only Due to Extremely Soft Dirt.

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