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Shafter-Minter Field Airport

IATA: MIT

ICAO: KMIT

FAA: MIT

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MIT Airport Location

Latitude: 
35-30-26.9114N (35.507475)
Longitude: 
119-11-31.6836W (-119.192134)
Elevation: 
425.3 feet MSL (130 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
12.5 E (as of November 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
4 N.M. E of Shafter, California
Found On: 
Los Angeles Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

MIT Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 12/30 is 4501 ft (1372 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

MIT Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1700
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1425 feet (434 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

MIT Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Crop Dusting Services
Pilot Instruction

MIT Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
JONATHAN HUDSON
201 AVIATION ST
SHAFTER, CA 93263
(661) 303-6996
MINTER FIELD AIRPORT DISTRICT
201 AVIATION ST
SHAFTER, CA 93263
661-393-0402

MIT Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
7.9 Meadows Field Airport
(BFL KBFL BFL)
123 111 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
10.4 Wasco-Kern County Airport
(L19)
310 297 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
14.4 Delano Municipal Airport
(KDLO DLO)
351 338 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
14.6 Bakersfield Municipal Airport
(L45)
138 126 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
25.0 Taft-Kern County Airport
(L17)
208 196 100ll
32.0 Porterville Municipal Airport
(PTV KPTV PTV)
11 358 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
39.5 Mefford Field Airport
(TLR KTLR TLR)
350 337 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
39.9 Eckert Field Airport
(1Q1)
9 356 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
39.9 Kern Valley Airport
(L05)
70 58 100LL
40.7 Corcoran Airport
(CRO KCRO 43CN)
331 318 100LL
43.1 Tehachapi Municipal Airport
(TSP KTSP TSP)
121 109 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
44.9 Mountain Valley Airport
(L94)
122 110 80
49.6 Visalia Municipal Airport
(VIS KVIS VIS)
348 335 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
53.0 Hanford Municipal Airport
(KHJO HJO)
336 323 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.6 Woodlake Airport
(O42)
4 351 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
57.7 Mojave Air And Space Port Airport
(MHV KMHV MHV)
117 105 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
61.4 California City Municipal Airport
(L71)
110 98 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
61.7 Rosamond Skypark Airport
(L00)
128 116 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
66.3 General Wm J Fox Airfield Airport
(WJF KWJF WJF)
133 121 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
66.5 New Coalinga Municipal Airport
(CLG C80)
306 293 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Where to Stay Near MIT Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near MIT Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from MIT Airport Price
yes La Quinta Inn & Suites Bakersfield 7.9 84.00 USD
yes Hampton Inn And Suites Bakersfield North-Airport 8.0 94.00 USD
yes Motel 6 Bakersfield Airport 9.8 35.99 USD
yes Sleep Inn And Suites 9.8 55.00 USD
yes Vagabond Inn Bakersfield North 9.8 38.00 USD
no Best Western Plus Wasco Inn & Suites 10.8 100.00 USD
no Quality Inn & Suites Bakersfield 11.2 55.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Bakersfield Central 11.8 122.00 USD
no Clarion Hotel Bakersfield 11.9 117.00 USD
no Springhill Suites Bakersfield 11.9 89.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites 11.9 73.00 USD
no Comfort Suites Bakersfield 11.9 86.00 USD
no Hilton Garden Inn Bakersfield 11.9 75.65 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Bakersfield 11.9 79.00 USD
yes Doubletree Hotel Bakersfield 11.9 62.30 USD
yes EZ 8 Motel Bakersfield 12.0 30.00 USD
yes Best Western Crystal Palace 12.0 69.99 USD
yes La Quinta Inn Bakersfield 12.1 55.00 USD
yes Hotel Rosedale 12.1 65.00 USD
no Four Points By Sheraton Bakersfield 12.5 99.00 USD
yes Residence Inn Bakersfield 12.6 129.00 USD
yes Homewood Suites By Hilton 12.6 105.40 USD
yes Motel 6 Bakersfield Convention Center 12.7 45.99 USD
yes Extended Stay America Bakersfield - Chester Lane 12.7 74.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Bakersfield/Central 12.9 60.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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