• Location

    Latitude: 
    35-08-29.9691N (35.141658)
    Longitude: 
    119-26-16.2251W (-119.437840)
    Elevation: 
    858.2 feet MSL (262 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    12.4 E (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    1 N.M. E of Taft, California
    Found On: 
    Los Angeles Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AWP
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    04/1940
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/SAT-SUN/1000-1600
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZLA (Los Angeles)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    Yes
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1858 feet (566 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    RIU
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    International Airport of Entry: 
    No
    Customs Landing Rights: 
    No
    Military Landing Rights: 
    No
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  13
    Multi Engine:  2

    Annual Operations (as of 02/06/2018)

    Total Operations:  10000
    Air Taxi:  500 5.0%
    GA Local:  7500 75.0%
    GA Itinerant:  2000 20.0%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  122.800
    Unicom:  122.800

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Publicly owned: 
      RON BREWSTER
      3701 WINGS WAY, SUITE 300
      BAKERSFIELD, CA 93308-7026
      (661) 391-1824
      COUNTY OF KERN DEPT OF AIRPORTS
      3701 WINGS WAY, SUITE 300
      BAKERSFIELD, CA 93308-7026
      661-391-1800
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

      To have your name removed from AirportGuide.com and any other web sites, you must contact the FAA to have your name removed from the public listing. At the next FAA database update, your name will be removed from AirportGuide.com. For immediate removal from this site, send an email to support(at)airportguide.com with the URL of the page and/or your full name and city.
      Click here to be taken to the FAA site where you can start the process to remove your name.
      (Click on a business for detail)
      Please help us keep this information up to date. This is a FREE SERVICE just like everything else on Airport Guide!
      If you see that a business needs to be added, modified, or deleted please fill out our Update Form.

      Area Code: 661

      Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
      Taft Skydive
        
      Unicom 122.8 765-5867 100ll
      To add, modify, or delete a business click here.

    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Rancho Murieta(RIU)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
    • Instrument Procedures / Charts

      Terminal Procedures are only available for airports in several countries with more being added all the time. If you are looking for a specific country's charts, please send an email to support(at)airportguide.com stating the country name. This will be used to prioritize the implementation.
    • Maps

      Taft - Taft-Kern County (L17) Airport Terminal Map

      Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

      L17 Airport Sectional

      Flight Planning
      at skyvector.com

      L17 Airport Diagram


      Do you have a better diagram of this Airport?
      Please share it with us.
    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near L17

      Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).
    • Nearby Airports with Fuel

      Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
      24.3 Bakersfield Municipal Airport
      (L45)
      62 50 100LL
      25.0 Shafter-Minter Field Airport
      (MIT KMIT MIT)
      28 16 100LL, Jet A
      25.6 Meadows Field Airport
      (BFL KBFL BFL)
      46 34 100, 100LL, Jet A
      29.0 Wasco-Kern County Airport
      (L19)
      8 356 100LL
      37.5 Delano Municipal Airport
      (KDLO DLO)
      15 3 100LL
      44.9 Santa Ynez Airport
      (SQA KIZA IZA)
      224 212 100LL, Jet A
      47.3 Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
      (SBA KSBA SBA)
      204 192 100LL, Jet A
      49.0 Tehachapi Municipal Airport
      (TSP KTSP TSP)
      90 78 100LL, Jet A
      49.9 Mountain Valley Airport
      (L94)
      92 80 80
      51.2 Santa Paula Airport
      (SZP KSZP SZP)
      158 146 100LL
      52.2 Santa Maria Pub/Capt G Allan Hancock Field Airport
      (SMX KSMX SMX)
      254 241 100LL, Jet A
      56.3 Porterville Municipal Airport
      (PTV KPTV PTV)
      18 6 100LL, 80, Jet A
      57.6 Oxnard Airport
      (OXR KOXR OXR)
      168 156 100LL, Jet A
      58.2 Lompoc Airport
      (LPC KLPC LPC)
      240 228 100LL, Jet A
      58.2 Corcoran Airport
      (CRO KCRO 43CN)
      352 339 100LL
      58.2 Oceano County Airport
      (L52)
      267 254 100LL
      58.2 Camarillo Airport
      (KCMA CMA)
      162 150 100LL, Jet A
      59.4 San Luis County Regional Airport
      (SBP KSBP SBP)
      275 262 100LL, Jet A
      61.0 Kern Valley Airport
      (L05)
      54 42 100LL
      61.1 Mefford Field Airport
      (TLR KTLR TLR)
      5 352 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL KTLR NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of KTLR

      NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

      Locations (ICAO):
      Buffer (Both Sides):
      NM
      Include:
    • Ratings & Reviews

      Taft-Kern County Airport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Taft-Kern County Airport
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Flight Service Number of Flights
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      International Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Business Centers
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restrooms
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Architecture
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Security Lines
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Parking Pricing
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Public Transport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Car Rental
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Taxis
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    • Remarks

      A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
      A43-13 UNUSBL BYD 7 DEG R OF CNTRLN.
      A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RWY 13/31 - CTAF. PAPI 13 OPRS CONSLY.

    • Runways

      L17 Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 13/31 is 3914 ft (1193 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      L17 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 13/31  3901 ft x 75 ft (1189 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 12/02/2008
      Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - No special surface treatment
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  12.5
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 13

      Runway 31

      Elevation: 
      265 263
      Latitude: 
      36-09-39.8895N 36-09-07.5495N
      Longitude: 
      119-19-48.6126W 119-19-22.6724W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      147 327
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      ROAD FENCE
      Object Height: 
      15 8
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      500 365
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      295 ft. right of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      No No
      Touchdown Lights: 
      No No
      Centerline Lights: 
      No No
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      42 40
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 13/31  3914 ft x 75 ft (1193 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 13

      Runway 31

      Elevation: 
      271 269
      Latitude: 
      36.1606 36.1516
      Longitude: 
      -119.33 -119.323
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      147 327
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      Object Height: 
      0 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      0 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      271 269
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

    • Services

      Bottled Oxygen: 
      None
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      None
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL, Jet A
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Tiedowns available

    © 1998-2018 AirportGuide.com. All rights reserved.

    AirportGuide.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site. Use at your own risk.
    NOT to be used as an official source for flight planning, navigation, or use in flight.