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Location

Latitude: 
34-12-35.3000N (34.209806)
Longitude: 
118-29-23.9000W (-118.489972)
Elevation: 
802.1 feet MSL (244 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
12.1 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. NW of Van Nuys, California
Found On: 
Los Angeles Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
07/1942
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZLA (Los Angeles)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1802 feet (549 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
VNY
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:  209
Multi Engine:  56
Jet Engine:  126
GA Helicopters:  41
Military Aircraft:  12

Annual Operations (as of 09/30/2017)

Total Operations:  504502
Air Taxi:  16408 3.3%
GA Local:  155420 30.8%
GA Itinerant:  332117 65.8%
Military Aircraft:  557 0.1%

Communications

CTAF:  119.300
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  VAN NUYS
119.3(162-345 & DEP RY 16R/34L)
120.2(346-161 & DEP RY 16L/34R)
239.0
Hrs: 0600-2245
Clearance Del.:  126.6
239.0
Ground:  121.7
Approach:  SOCAL
Departure:  SOCAL
ATIS:  127.55
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (818-904-9213)
HEL OPNS:  119.0
EMERG:  243.0
ANG-OPNS:  303.0

  • FOR CLNC DEL WHEN ATCT CLSD CALL SOCAL APCH (800) 448-3724.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
FLORA MARGHERITIS
16461 SHERMAN WY SUITE 300
VAN NUYS, CA 91406
818-442-6500
LOS ANGELES WORLD ARPTS
1 WORLD WAY
LOS ANGELES, CA 90045
(818) 442-6540

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 818

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
Able Avionics
  
818-779-0265
Aero Club
  
818-908-9177
Aerospecialties
  
818-781-2471
American Flyers
  
818-904-9354
Blue Skies Aviation
            
818-901-1489 100LL
Business Flight
  
818-901-1489
Castle & Cooke Aviation
            
128.95 818-988-8385 Jet A
Unknown Jet A - 3.80 USD per gallon
on 9/8/16
Trucks
Chrysler Aviation
  
818-989-7900
Civil Air Patrol - VNY Hawker Senior Squadron 128
            
818-538-6417
Clay Lacy Aviation
  
818-989-2900 Jet A
Dallas Airmotive
            
818-908-3811
Dan Peterson Company
  
818-786-6325
Duncan Avionics
  
818-902-9961
First Class Air Service
            
818-997-0710, 800-793-3598 100LL
Exxon Mobil aviation fuel
Exxon
100LL - 2.26 USD per gallon
on 3/12/02
Trucks
5% AOPA Discount
Flight International
  
818-994-5771
Flightworks
  
818-782-0523 100LL
Green Hornets Aviation
  
818-988-5591
Group 3 Aviation, Inc.
            
818-994-9376
Helinet Aviation
  
818-902-0229
IAM Aircraft Sales
  
818-997-0355
IFR Avionics
  
818-782-4810
J & D Air
  
818-994-0264, 818-387-3723 pager
Jet West
  
818-787-9100
Jetcopters, Inc.
  
818-902-0800
Ken McInturff Aircraft Sales
  
818-780-3455
King Aviation
  
Unicom 123.5 818-988-5152
Mend Aviation
  
818-994-9770
Mike's Avionics
  
818-780-5562
Million Air Van Nuys
  
Arinc 131.5 818-994-4990, 800-447-4452 100LL, Jet A
National Helicopter Service
  
818-345-5222
Nav-Com Service
  
818-997-6722
Orbic Helicopter
  
818-988-6532
Pacific Air Radio
  
818-786-8800
Pacific Coast Forecasting
            
818-818-787-1287
Petersen Aviation
  
Unicom 122.95, Arinc 129.025 818-989-2300, 800-451-7270 100LL, Jet A
Raytheon Aircraft Services
  
Unicom 122.95, Arinc 130.575 818-756-2100 100LL, Jet A
RoigWest, Inc.
  
818-908-9600
Rotorcraft
  
818-997-7667
San-Val Aircraft Supplies
  
818-786-8274
Signature Flight Support - East
            
Unicom 122.95, Arinc 130.57 +1 818 989-2300 100LL, Jet A
Signature Flight Support - West
            
Unicom 122.95, Arinc 130.57 +1 818 416-9500 100LL, Jet A
Simulator and Instrument Training Center, Inc.
  
818-988-7224
Skytrails Aviation
            
Unicom 128.85 818-901-9550 100LL, Jet A
Chevron aviation fuel
Chevron
100LL - 2.19 USD per gallon
on 1/11/02
24 Hour Self Serve Credit Card Pumps
$0.30 extra for line service
Chevron aviation fuel
Chevron
Jet A - 2.10 USD per gallon
on 1/11/02
Trucks
Sun Quest Executive Charter
  
The Jet Center
  
818-988-2800 Jet A
Total Aircraft Services
  
818-376-6606
True Speed Aero Governors, Inc.
  
818-997-8429
Van Nuys Flight Center
            
818-994-7300
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


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APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SW-3
DP ADAMM TWO SW-3
DP CANOGA TWO SW-3
DP CANOGA TWO[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-3
DP HARYS TWO (RNAV) SW-3
DP HAYEZ SEVEN (RNAV) SW-3
DP HAYEZ SEVEN (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-3
DP NEWHALL NINE SW-3
DP NEWHALL NINE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-3
DP ROSCOE TWO (RNAV) SW-3
DP VVERA TWO (RNAV) SW-3
DP WLKKR THREE (RNAV) SW-3
IAP ILS Y RWY 16R SW-3
IAP ILS Z RWY 16R SW-3
IAP LDA-C SW-3
IAP VOR-A SW-3
IAP VOR-B SW-3
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SW-3
MIN DIVERSE VECTOR AREA SW-3
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-3
STAR FERNANDO SEVEN SW-3
STAR FERNANDO SEVEN[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-3
STAR IVINS ONE (RNAV) SW-3
STAR JANNY FOUR (RNAV) SW-3
STAR LYNXX EIGHT SW-3
STAR THRNE THREE (RNAV) SW-3
STAR THRNE THREE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-3
STAR WEESL ONE (RNAV) SW-3
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Van Nuys - Van Nuys (VNY) Airport Terminal Map

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VNY Airport Diagram

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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near VNY

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
4.8 Whiteman Airport
(WHP KWHP WHP)
51 39 100LL, Jet A
6.5 Bob Hope Airport
(BUR KBUR BUR)
94 82 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
11.8 Santa Monica Municipal Airport
(SMO KSMO SMO)
170 158 100LL, Jet A
16.5 Los Angeles International Airport
(LAX KLAX LAX)
165 153 Jet A
18.9 Jack Northrop Field/Hawthorne Municipal Airport
(HHR KHHR HHR)
155 143 100LL, Jet A
22.8 Compton/Woodley Airport
(CPM KCPM CPM)
147 135 100LL
23.8 San Gabriel Valley Airport
(EMT KEMT EMT)
108 96 100LL, Jet A
25.5 Zamperini Field Airport
(TOA KTOA TOA)
162 150 100LL, 80
28.9 Long Beach /Daugherty Field/ Airport
(LGB KLGB LGB)
144 132 100LL, Jet A
29.5 Santa Paula Airport
(SZP KSZP SZP)
286 274 100LL
30.0 Camarillo Airport
(KCMA CMA)
270 258 100LL, Jet A
32.5 Fullerton Municipal Airport
(FUL KFUL FUL)
128 116 100LL, Jet A
34.6 General Wm J Fox Airfield Airport
(WJF KWJF WJF)
22 10 100LL, Jet A
35.6 Oxnard Airport
(OXR KOXR OXR)
269 257 100LL, Jet A
35.9 Brackett Field Airport
(POC KPOC POC)
101 89 100LL, Jet A
40.3 Cable Airport
(CCB KCCB CCB)
98 86 100LL, Jet A
42.1 Rosamond Skypark Airport
(L00)
19 7 100LL
44.6 John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport
(SNA KSNA SNA)
135 123 100LL, Jet A
44.7 Chino Airport
(CNO KCNO CNO)
108 96 100LL, Jet A
45.1 Ontario International Airport
(ONT KONT ONT)
101 89 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
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Ratings & Reviews

Van Nuys Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Van Nuys Airport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

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

International Routes Served
  • 3.5/5 (2 votes 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
  • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Public Telephones
  • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Architecture
  • 1.0/5 (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
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote 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
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Taxis
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Runways

VNY Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 16R/34L is 8001 ft (2439 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 16R

VNY Airport Runway Details



Runway 16L/34R  4011 ft x 75 ft (1223 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 16L

Runway 34R

Elevation: 
791 772
Latitude: 
34.219 34.208
Longitude: 
-118.49 -118.489
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
176 356
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: 
791 772
Displaced Threshold: 
1431 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 16R/34L  8001 ft x 150 ft (2439 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 16R

Runway 34L

Elevation: 
793 746
Latitude: 
34.2189 34.197
Longitude: 
-118.491 -118.489
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
176 356
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: 
793 746
Displaced Threshold: 
1431 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

A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
A110-10 ARPT CLSD TO AIR CARRIER OPNS.
A110-16 FORMATION ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES PROHIBITED EXCEPT FOR EMERGENCY RESPONSE AIRCRAFT.
A110-17 ALL JET ACFT MUST USE FULL RUNWAY LENGTH FOR DEPARTURE UNLESS OTHERWISE DIRECTED BY ATCT.
A110-19 TAXILANE ALPHA 4 RESTRICTED TO ACFT WITH WINGSPANS 100 FT OR LESS..
A110-20 TURBINE POWER ACFT REQD TO STOP AND SHTDN ENGINES ON TAXILANE A-4 AFT CLEARING TWY A.
A110-22 HEL CONTACT ATCT FOR APCH-DEP ROUTES;
A110-23 STANDING WATER ON RYS DURING PERIODS OF HEAVEY RAINFALL.
A110-24 BIRD ABATEMENT MAY OCCUR BTN RYS WHEN ATCT IS OPEN.
A110-25 WHEN ATCT CLSD, AIRCRAFT MUST SELF ANNOUNCE ON FREQ 119.3 PRIOR TO LANDING OR DEPARTING.
A110-26 TAXILANE A3 WESTBOUND TAXI ONLY. TAXILANE A2 EASTBOUND TAXI ONLY. TAXILANE A2/A3 HAVE UNIDIRECTIONAL CENTERLINE LIGHTS.
A110-28 RWYS 16L AND 16R: NO TURNS BFR THE FLOOD BASIN, UNLESS DCTC BY ATC.
A110-29 RWYS 34L AND 34R: NO TURNS BEFORE RCHG 1800 FT MSL, UNLESS DCTD BY ATC.
A110-3 RY 16L/34R CLSD & UNLGTD WHEN TOWER CLOSED.
A110-30 NO ACFT MAY ARRIVE OR DEPART THE ARPT WHOSE AC36-3 TKOF NOISE LEVEL EQUALS OR EXCEEDS 77 DBA.
A110-4 EXTREME NOISE SENSITIVE AREA.
A110-5 NOISE ORDINANCE CURFEW: NO TKOFS FOR ACFT EXCEEDING 74 DBA (PER AC36-3) BTN 2200-0700; EXCP MILITARY; MERCY FLIGHTS & LAW ENFORCEMENT ACFT.
A14 CHIEF OF AIRPORT OPERATIONS: CHRISTIAN MORENO 818-442-6506.
A23-16R LEFT TFC WHEN ATCT CLSD.
A57-16L RWY 16L APCH RATIO 53:1 FM DISPLCD THLD
A57-16R APCH RATIO 50:1 FM DSPLCD THLD. APCH RATIO TO DSPLCD THLD OVER +41 FT RR 1700 FT FM DSPLCD THLD 500 FT LEFT 41:1.
A81-APT WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT HIRL RY 16R/34L, MALSR RY 16R AND TWY LGTS - CTAF.
E147 TPA RWY 16R/34L 1200'; RWY 16L/34R 1000'.

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No

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