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Location

Latitude: 
36-01-46.5000N (36.029583)
Longitude: 
119-03-45.8000W (-119.062722)
Elevation: 
443.2 feet MSL (135 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
12.5 E (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. SW of Porterville, California
Found On: 
San Francisco Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
09/1942
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
MAY-OCT/ALL/0700-1900
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZLA (Los Angeles)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1443 feet (440 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
PTV
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:  66
Multi Engine:  7
GA Helicopters:  7
Ultralights:  6

Annual Operations (as of 05/30/2017)

Total Operations:  43550
Air Taxi:  1000 2.3%
GA Local:  15000 34.4%
GA Itinerant:  27500 63.1%
Military Aircraft:  50 0.1%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800
Approach:  BAKERSFIELD
120.5
L.A. CENTER ARTCC
Departure:  BAKERSFIELD
120.5
L.A. CENTER ARTCC
AWOS-3PT:  134.625 (559-784-3874)

  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY LOS ANGELES ARTCC ON FREQS 127.1/317.7 (BAKERSFIELD RCAG) WHEN BAKERSFIELD APCH CTL CLOSED.
  • TULE RCO 109.2T 122.1R (RANCHO MURIETA RADIO)
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
JIM MCDONALD
1893 SOUTH NEWCOMB ROAD
PORTERVILLE, CA 93257-7466
559-782-7540
CITY OF PORTERVILLE
291 N. MAIN STREET
PORTERVILLE, CA 93257-7466
559-782-7540

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 559

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
Aircraft & Helicopter Maintenance
  
784-0461
Arrow Falcon
  
781-8604
Del-Air
  
784-9440
Porterville Aviation
  
784-9460
Porterville Municipal Airport
  
Unicom 122.8 782-7540 80, 87, 100LL, Jet A
Rays Aircraft Service, Inc.
  
784-9110, 781-7437
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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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IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
IAP GPS RWY 12 SW-2
IAP GPS RWY 30 SW-2
IAP VOR OR GPS-A SW-2
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-2
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Porterville - Porterville Municipal (PTV) Airport Terminal Map

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PTV Airport Sectional

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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near PTV

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
8.0 Eckert Field Airport
(1Q1)
4 351 100LL
14.9 Mefford Field Airport
(TLR KTLR TLR)
300 287 100LL, Jet A
19.0 Delano Municipal Airport
(KDLO DLO)
206 194 100LL
22.3 Woodlake Airport
(O42)
354 341 100LL
23.6 Visalia Municipal Airport
(VIS KVIS VIS)
317 304 100LL, Jet A
26.2 Corcoran Airport
(CRO KCRO 43CN)
279 266 100LL
28.4 Wasco-Kern County Airport
(L19)
210 198 100LL
32.0 Shafter-Minter Field Airport
(MIT KMIT MIT)
191 179 100LL, Jet A
32.3 Hanford Municipal Airport
(KHJO HJO)
302 289 100LL
35.7 Meadows Field Airport
(BFL KBFL BFL)
179 167 100, 100LL, Jet A
36.1 Kern Valley Airport
(L05)
119 107 100LL
42.4 Bakersfield Municipal Airport
(L45)
175 163 100LL
42.8 Reedley Municipal Airport
(O32)
334 321 100LL, Jet A
43.8 Selma Airport
(0Q4)
319 306 100LL
54.9 Fresno Yosemite International Airport
(FAT KFAT FAT)
324 311 100, Jet A, Jet A++
55.8 Fresno Chandler Executive Airport
(FCH KFCH FCH)
319 306 100LL
56.3 Taft-Kern County Airport
(L17)
199 187 100ll
58.5 Harris Ranch Airport
(3O8)
283 270 100LL
59.4 Lone Pine/Death Valley Airport
(O26)
55 43 100LL, Jet A
60.3 New Coalinga Municipal Airport
(CLG C80)
277 264 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
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Ratings & Reviews

Porterville Municipal Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Porterville Municipal Airport
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 3.0/5 (3 votes cast)

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

On-time Performance
  • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

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

Business Centers
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Wireless Internet Access
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

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

Public Telephones
  • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Architecture
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Seating Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Geographic Location
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Claim Locations
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Security Lines
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Parking Pricing
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Public Transport
  • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

Taxis
  • 2.5/5 (4 votes cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Runways

PTV Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 12/30 is 5960 ft (1817 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

PTV Airport Runway Details



Runway 12/30  5908 ft x 150 ft (1801 m x 46 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 12

Runway 30

Elevation: 
430 442
Latitude: 
36.0354 36.0238
Longitude: 
-119.07 -119.056
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
135 315
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: 
430 442
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

Remarks

A14 ARPT OPERATIONS MANGER: JIM MCDONALD; PHONE (559) 782-7540.
A15 EMERGENCY CONTACT PORTERVILLE PD 559-782-7400
A17 ARPT ATTENDANT 559-782-7540.
A70 SELF SERVICE FUEL AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
A81-APT HIRL RY 12/30 PRESET LOW INTST DUSK-2300; AFTER 2300 ACTVT - CTAF. ACTVT VASI RY 12 - CTAF, VASI RY 30 OPER CONTINUOUSLY.

Services

Fuel Available: 
100LL
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available
Other Services: 
We have a Flight Service Center that has a little conference room, couch,
soda machine, microwave.

Hangars: $115 per month, we currently have 4 vacancies
Tiedowns: $22 per month
Car Parking: $5 per day or $25 per month
Maintenance Hanger: 3000 sq foot hanger for someone interested in doing some sort of business.

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