Sierraville Dearwater
Sierraville, 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:O79 (Oscar-Seven-Nine)
Lat/Lng: 39.5816666667, -120.354027778
39-34-54.0000N, 120-21-14.5000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 07/09/2007
Elevation: 4984 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 16E, (1985), [14E (2017)]
From City: 1nm SE of Sierraville


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Oakland Center (ZOA)
NOTAMs and Weather: RNO NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 5784 MSL (800 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


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

Based Aircraft

Ultralights: Ultralight Activity on & in Vicinity of Airport.
Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2015
Non-local GA: 1000
Total: 1000


Owner: County of Sierra
Po Box 98
Downieville, Ca 95936
(530) 289-3201
Manager: Tim Beals
Sierra County Public Works Director.
Po Box 98
Downieville, Ca 95936
(530) 289-3201
Sierra County Public Works Department, Downieville.


Runways: 03/21

Runway 03/21

Length: 3260 feet
Width: 50 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
End 03 End 21
Right Hand Pattern:   Yes
Runway Markings: Basic, Fair Condition Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only), Fair Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance:   193'
Gradient: 1.0 1.0 Up
Elevation at End: 4983.0' MSL 4951.0' MSL
Objects:   Road
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 50:1 0:1
Runway 21 Approach Ratio 10:1 from Displaced Threshold.
Object Height:   18' AGL
Object Distance:   200' Along centerline
125' Left of centerline
Other Objects:   Runway 21 +4' Fence 0' from Runway End, +18' Road O' from Runway End; 125' L.



Additional Remarks

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