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DCA Airport Location

Latitude: 
38-51-05.2000N (38.851444)
Longitude: 
077-02-15.8000W (-77.037722)
Elevation: 
14.1 feet MSL (4 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
10.8 W (as of May 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. S of Washington, Dist. Of Columbia
Found On: 
Washington Chart
FAA Region: 
AEA

DCA Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 01/19 is 7170 ft (2185 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 01, 19

DCA Airport General Information

Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1014 feet (309 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: C
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

DCA Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Minor
Powerplant Repair: 
Minor
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Fees: 
Yes
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Cargo Handling Services

DCA Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
PAUL MALANDRINO, JR.
1 AVIATION CIRCLE
WASHINGTON, DC 20001-6000
703-417-8050
METRO WASH ARPT AUTHORITY
1 AVIATION CIRCLE
WASHINGTON, DC 20001-6000
703-417-8600

DCA Airport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Leesburg(DCA)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
1.8 South Capitol Street Heliport
(09W)
53 64 Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
7.3 Potomac Airfield Airport
(KVKX VKX)
148 159 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
7.9 Washington Executive/Hyde Field Airport
(W32)
141 152 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
9.4 College Park Airport
(CGS KCGS CGS)
34 45 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
13.5 Freeway Airport
(W00)
66 77 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
15.4 Maryland Airport
(2W5)
186 197 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
16.7 Suburban Airport
(W18)
35 46 100LL
19.9 Montgomery County Airpark Airport
(GAI KGAI GAI)
342 353 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
20.5 Washington Dulles International Airport
(IAD KIAD IAD)
286 297 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
22.6 Lee Airport
(ANP KANP ANP)
75 86 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
23.7 Manassas Regional/Harry P Davis Field Airport
(MNZ KHEF HEF)
250 261 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
24.1 Davis Airport
(W50)
347 358 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
26.0 Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport
(BWI KBWI BWI)
41 52 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
27.8 Leesburg Executive Airport
(KJYO JYO)
299 310 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.9 Bay Bridge Airport
(W29)
76 87 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
36.9 Clearview Airpark Airport
(2W2)
1 12 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
37.4 Frederick Municipal Airport
(FDK KFDK FDK)
335 346 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
40.1 Shannon Airport
(KEZF EZF)
208 219 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
40.7 Martin State Airport
(MTN KMTN MTN)
45 56 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
43.2 Culpeper Regional Airport
(KCJR CJR)
243 253 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from DCA Airport Price
no Crystal Quarters Corporate Housing at the Concord 0.7 107.00 USD
no Boq-Concord 0.7 135.00 USD
yes Residence Inn Arlington Capital View 0.7 89.00 USD
yes Hilton Crystal City At Ronald Reagan National Airport 0.8 63.20 USD
yes Hyatt Regency Crystal City 0.8 99.00 USD
no Hampton Inn & Suites Reagan National Airport 0.8 75.65 USD
no Holiday Inn National Crystal City 0.8 70.00 USD
no Radisson Hotel Reagan National Airport 0.8 79.00 USD
no Crystal Quarters Corporate Housing Water Park Towers 0.9 107.00 USD
no Marriott Crystal City 0.9 89.00 USD
yes Sheraton Crystal City Hotel 0.9 89.10 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Crystal City 0.9 89.00 USD
no Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel 0.9 109.00 USD
no Crowne Plaza Washington National Airport 1.0 79.00 USD
no Marriott Crystal Gateway 1.0 89.00 USD
no Embassy Suites Hotel Crystal City-National Airport 1.1 89.23 USD
no Doubletree Hotel Washington Dc - Crystal City 1.1 76.50 USD
no Boq Meridian At Pentagon City 1.1 115.00 USD
yes Residence Inn Pentagon City 1.4 109.00 USD
yes The Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City 1.4 169.00 USD
no Channel Inn Hotel 2.0 119.00 USD
yes Sheraton National Hotel 2.1 75.00 USD
yes Mandarin Oriental Washington DC 2.2 235.00 USD
no Best Western Pentagon Hotel - Reagan Airport 2.3 80.10 USD
no Comfort Inn Arlington 2.3 89.99 USD
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