Benton Field
Redding, California

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/14/2017 - 11/9/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:O85 (Oscar-Eight-Five)
Lat/Lng: 40.5736666667, -122.407333333
40-34-25.2000N, 122-24-26.4000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 09/26/2012
Elevation: 723 feet Surveyed by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 09/26/2012
Magnetic Variation: 17E, (1985), [14E (2017)]
Hi & Lo Pressure & Ox Repl Bottles Available at Rdd.
From City: 1nm W of Redding


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Estabd Prior to 15 may 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 04/1940
Attended: All year Every day 0600-DUSK (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Oakland Center (ZOA)
FSS: Rancho Murieta FSS (RIU)
NOTAMs and Weather: RIU NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 1723 MSL (1000 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: Activate MIRL Runway 15/33 PAPI Runway 15 and Runway 33 -CTAF. Taxiway Lighting Runway Entrances only.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Airframe Repair: Minor
Powerplant Repair: Minor
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Hi & Lo Pressure & Ox Repl Bottles Available at Rdd.
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Charter, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental, Aircraft Sales

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 78
Multi Engine GA: 3
Total: 81

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2016
AirTaxi: 1000
Local GA (< 20 miles): 19000
Non-local GA: 17000
Total: 37000


Owner: City of Redding
777 Cypress Ave
Redding, Ca 96001
Manager: Bryant Garrett
6751 Woodrum Circle, #200
Redding, Ca 96002
Phone Mgrs Office at Rdd (530) 224-4321. Email: Bgarrett@Ci.Redding.Ca.US. Phone FBO on Field (530) 241-4204.


Runways: 15/33

Runway 15/33

Length: 2420 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 09/26/2012
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 15 End 33
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Elevation at End: 723.2' MSL 718.9' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 723.3' MSL 723.3' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 24' AGL 24' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.50° 3.50°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left side of runway 2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 20:1 20:1



Additional Remarks

Large Birds Frequently on and in Vicinity of Airport Oct-Apr.
Runway 15/33 Halfway Dist. Markers Both Sides of Runway.
for Noise Abatement Climb to 1,500 Ft AGL Before Turning. Calm Wind Preferred Direction is Runway 33.

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