Poso-Kern County
Famoso, California

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 01/05/2017 - 3/2/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:L73
Lat/Lng: 35.5963888889, -119.128277778
35-35-47.0000N, 119-07-41.8000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 07/09/2007
Elevation: 635 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 15E, (1985), [13E (2017)]
Sectional: LOS ANGELES
From City: 4nm E of Famoso


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Estabd Prior to 5/1/59.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 10/1947
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Los Angeles Center (ZLA)
FSS: Rancho Murieta FSS (RIU)
NOTAMs and Weather: RIU NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 1435 MSL (800 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


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

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 04/04/2016
Non-local GA: 1000
Total: 1000


Owner: County of Kern Dept of Airports
3701 Wings Way, Suite 300
Bakersfield, Ca 93308-7026
Manager: Ron Brewster
Chief Operations Officer
3701 Wings Way, Suite 300
Bakersfield, Ca 93308-7026
Cell Phone: (661) 747-4055 24 Hrs: (661) 393-3868 Fax: (661) 391-1801 Email: Bflsecurity@Co.Kern.Ca.US


Runways: 16/34

Runway 16/34

Length: 3000 feet
Width: 60 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 6,000 lbs
End 16 End 34
Runway Markings: Basic, Fair Condition Basic, Fair Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance: 210'  
Gradient: 0.4 0.4
Elevation at End: 635.0' MSL  
Objects: Trees  
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 16:1
Approach Ratio 36:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Object Height: 20' AGL  
Object Distance: 525' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Crop Dusting Operations Prohibited Except by Prior Permission Airport Manager 661-391-1800.
Airport Closed to Night Operations.
Areas of Open Apron Rough and Deteriorating.

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