• Location

    Latitude: 
    37-17-05.1000N (37.284750)
    Longitude: 
    120-30-50.1000W (-120.513917)
    Elevation: 
    155.2 feet MSL (47 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    13.1 E (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    2 N.M. SW of Merced, California
    Found On: 
    San Francisco Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AWP
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    04/1928
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/ALL/0500-2200
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZOA (Oakland)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    Yes
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1155 feet (352 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    MCE
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    International Airport of Entry: 
    No
    Customs Landing Rights: 
    No
    Military Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  53
    Multi Engine:  5
    GA Helicopters:  2

    Annual Operations (as of 08/01/2017)

    Total Operations:  58650
    Commercial:  3500 6.0%
    Air Taxi:  300 0.5%
    GA Local:  21880 37.3%
    GA Itinerant:  32770 55.9%
    Military Aircraft:  200 0.3%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  122.700
    Unicom:  122.700
    Approach:  NORCAL
    120.95
    Departure:  NORCAL
    120.95
    ASOS:  132.175 (209-381-0926)

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Publicly owned: 
      JANET YOUNG
      20 MACREADY DR.
      MERCED, CA 95341
      209-385-6873
      CITY OF MERCED
      678 WEST 18TH ST.
      MERCED, CA 95340
      209-564-0120
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      Area Code: 209

      Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
      Noble Aviation
        
      Unicom 122.7 722-7300 100LL, Jet A
      Ray's Flying School
                  
      (209) 384-2-FLY(359)
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    • 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


      FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 05/24/18 to 0901Z 06/21/18.

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      HOT - Hot Spots
      IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
      MIN - Minimums
      STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
      Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
      Last Cycle
      IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 30 SW-2
      IAP LOC BC RWY 12 SW-2
      IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 12 SW-2
      IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 30 SW-2
      IAP VOR RWY 30 SW-2
      MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SW-2
      MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-2
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    • Maps

      Merced - Merced Regional/Macready Field (MCE) Airport Terminal Map

      Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

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      MCE Airport Diagram


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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near MCE

      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
      14.8 Turlock Municipal Airport
      (O15)
      323 310 100LL
      21.6 Gustine Airport
      (3O1)
      266 253 100LL
      21.6 Los Banos Municipal Airport
      (LSN KLSN LSN)
      232 219 100LL, Jet A
      26.2 Madera Municipal Airport
      (MAE KMAE MAE)
      132 119 100LL, Jet A
      26.4 Mariposa-Yosemite Airport
      (KMPI MPI)
      58 45 100LL, Jet A
      29.3 Modesto City-Co-Harry Sham Field Airport
      (MOD KMOD MOD)
      314 301 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
      31.4 Oakdale Airport
      (O27)
      334 321 100LL
      32.3 William Robert Johnston Municipal Airport
      (M90)
      167 154 100LL
      38.1 Pine Mountain Lake Airport
      (E45)
      24 11 100LL
      45.0 Columbia Airport
      (COA O22)
      5 352 100LL, Jet A
      46.9 Fresno Chandler Executive Airport
      (FCH KFCH FCH)
      134 121 100LL
      48.8 Fresno Yosemite International Airport
      (FAT KFAT FAT)
      128 115 100, Jet A, Jet A++
      48.9 Hollister Municipal Airport
      (HLI KCVH CVH)
      241 228 100LL, Jet A
      50.2 Stockton Metropolitan Airport
      (SCK KSCK SCK)
      316 303 100, 100LL, Jet A
      50.4 Tracy Municipal Airport
      (KTCY TCY)
      299 286 100LL, Jet A
      52.1 Calaveras Co-Maury Rasmussen Field Airport
      (KCPU CPU)
      353 340 100LL
      53.2 San Martin Airport
      (E16)
      257 244 100LL, Jet A
      58.9 Selma Airport
      (0Q4)
      135 122 100LL
      62.1 Byron Airport
      (C83)
      302 289 100LL
      62.4 Reid-Hillview Of Santa Clara County Airport
      (RHV KRHV RHV)
      273 260 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL KRHV NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of KRHV

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

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

      Merced Regional/Macready Field Airport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Merced Regional/Macready Field Airport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      International Routes Served
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

      Business Centers
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restrooms
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Architecture
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

      Geographic Location
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

      Baggage Handling
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Security Lines
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

      Parking Pricing
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Transport
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Car Rental
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Taxis
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    • Remarks

      A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
      A110-1 RY 31R CALM WIND RY WHEN ATCT CLSD.
      A110-2
      A110-3 NO TURNS BLO 500' WHEN LEAVING PATTERN EXCEPT RWY 31R DEPARTURES - AS SOON AS PRACTICABLE AFTER DEPARTURE MAKE A SLIGHT RIGHT TURN TO AVOID SCHOOL ONE HALF MILE OFF DEPARTURE END.
      A110-4 NO TOUCH & GO LNDGS BTN 2100-0700.
      A110-5 NO SIMULATED EMERGENCIES IN ARPT TFC AREA.
      A110-6 BIRDS ON AND INVOF ARPT.
      A110-7 BE ALERT ALL PILOTS - DO NOT CONFUSE ILLUMINATION FROM STREET LGTS NORTH-EAST OF AND PARALLEL TO RHV RYS THAT COULD BE MISTAKEN FOR RY LGTS. ENSURE PROPER ACTVTN OF PILOT CTLD ARPT SFC LGTG.
      A110-8 FOR CD WHEN ATCT IS CLSD CTC NORCAL APCH AT 916-361-3748.
      A13 DIRECTOR OF AIRPORTS, ERIC PETERSON
      A57-13L RY 13L APCH RATIO TO DSPLCD THLD 30:1.
      A57-13R RY 13R APCH RATIO TO DSPLCD THLD 27:1.
      A57-31L APCH RATIO TO DSPLCD THR 33:1
      A57-31R RY 31R APCH RATIO TO DSPLCD THLD 34:1.
      A58-31R & 31L +6 FT FENCE 150 FT FROM THR; RY 31R & 31L ROAD EDGE 155 FT FROM THR.
      A70 SELF-FUELING AVIALABLE 24/7.
      A81-APT WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT REIL RWYS 13L & 31R; MIRL RWY 13L/31R - CTAF. PAPI RWYS 13L, 31R & 31L OPR CONSLY.

    • Runways

      MCE Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 13L/31R is 3100 ft (945 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      MCE Airport Runway Details

      Runway 13L/31R  3100 ft x 75 ft (945 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 03/11/2006
      Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  17.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 13L

      Runway 31R

      Elevation: 
      124 135
      Latitude: 
      37-20-11.4493N 37-19-47.0107N
      Longitude: 
      121-49-21.3662W 121-48-58.2046W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      143 323
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      4.0 degrees 4.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Right
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Basic Basic
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Fair Fair
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE ROAD
      Object Height: 
      47 16
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      920 200
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      205 ft. left of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      No No
      Centerline Lights: 
      No No
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      45 45
      Threshold Elevation: 
      124 133
      Displaced Threshold: 
      499 410
      Threshold Latitude: 
      37-20-07.5165N 37-19-50.2411N

      Threshold Longitude: 

      121-49-17.6385W 121-49-01.2659W
      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 13R/31L  3099 ft x 75 ft (945 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 03/11/2006
      Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  17.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 13R

      Runway 31L

      Elevation: 
      123 134
      Latitude: 
      37-20-09.6541N 37-19-45.2266N
      Longitude: 
      121-49-24.3301W 121-49-01.1735W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      143 323
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 4.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Right Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Basic Basic
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Fair Fair
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE ROAD
      Object Height: 
      55 18
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      1016 200
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      205 ft. left of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-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: 
      45
      Threshold Elevation: 
      124 131
      Displaced Threshold: 
      499 409
      Threshold Latitude: 
      37-20-05.7242N 37-19-48.4505N

      Threshold Longitude: 

      121-49-20.6043W 121-49-04.2293W
      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 13L/31R  3100 ft x 75 ft (945 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 13L

      Runway 31R

      Elevation: 
      121 131
      Latitude: 
      37.3365 37.3297
      Longitude: 
      -121.823 -121.816
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      143 323
      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: 
      121 131
      Displaced Threshold: 
      499 410
      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 13R/31L  3099 ft x 75 ft (945 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  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 13R

      Runway 31L

      Elevation: 
      121 128
      Latitude: 
      37.336 37.3292
      Longitude: 
      -121.823 -121.817
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      143 323
      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: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      121 128
      Displaced Threshold: 
      499 409
      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

      Airframe Repair: 
      Major
      Powerplant Repair: 
      Major
      Bottled Oxygen: 
      Low Pressure
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      Low Pressure
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL, Jet A
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Tiedowns available

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