Seaplane Base
Pebbly Beach
Avalon, California

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 06/22/2017 - 8/17/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:L11 (Lima-One-One)
Lat/Lng: 33.3383619444, -118.312016389
33-20-18.1030N, 118-18-43.2590W
Elevation: 6 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 12E, (2020), [12E (2017)]
Sectional: LOS ANGELES
From City: 1nm S of Avalon


Use: Private
Airspace Analysis: Condl, Pvt VFR Use only, Ingress/Egress at 170-350 Deg.
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 08/1963
Attended: All year Every day Daylight hours
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Los Angeles Center (ZLA)
FSS: Hawthorne FSS (HHR)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no


UNICOM: 129.0 Available.


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None

Based Aircraft

Helicopter GA: 1
Total: 1

Annual Operations

AirTaxi: 13500
Military Operations: 10
Total: 13510


Owner: Santa Catalina Island Co
Box 737
Avalon, Ca 90704
Manager: Randy Herrel
P.O. Box 737
Avalon, Ca 90704


Runways: ALL/WAY

Runway ALL/WAY

Length: 15000 feet
Width: 4000 feet
Surface: Water
Objects: 270' Bluff Above Beach to W-No Defined Departure or Approach Rtes Due to Movement of Boats on Ocean.  

Runway H1

Length: 44 feet
Width: 44 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete



Additional Remarks

Direction of Operations Varies with Wind & Sea.

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