Catalina Airport

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Avalon Weather (°F)

KAVX (0.1 NM at True Heading of 147)
METAR: KAVX 091500Z AUTO 20009G17KT 3/4SM BR BKN003 OVC015 12/12 A3015 RMK AO2 T01220117
TAF: N/A

Location

Latitude: 
33-24-17.9900N (33.404997)
Longitude: 
118-24-56.7700W (-118.415769)
Elevation: 
1602.0 feet MSL (488 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
11.5 E (as of January 2023 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
06 N.M. NW of Avalon, California
Found On: 
Los Angeles Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Contacts

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
CARL TRUE
P.O. BOX 1927
AVALON, CA 90704
310-510-0143
SANTA CATALINA IS CONSERVANCY
BOX 2739
AVALON, CA 90704
310-510-0143

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
06/1941
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0800-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZLA (Los Angeles)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZLA (Los Angeles)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL): 
2602 feet (793 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
AVX
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:  6

Annual Operations (as of 07/13/2022)

Total Operations:  13516
Air Taxi:  2266 16.8%
GA Local:  1025 7.6%
GA Itinerant:  10200 75.5%
Military Aircraft:  25 0.2%

Communications

CTAF:  122.700
Unicom:  122.700
Approach:  SOCAL
127.4
127.4
Departure:  SOCAL
127.4
127.4
ASOS:  120.675 (310-510-9641)

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 310

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Hotel Catalina
      
    310-510-0027
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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


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 12/29/22 to 0901Z 01/26/23.

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    MIN - Minimums
    STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    IAP VOR OR GPS-A SW-3
    IAP VOR/DME OR GPS-B SW-3
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-3 Changed
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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near CIB

    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
    24.2 Zamperini Field Airport
    (TOA KTOA TOA)
    9 357 100LL
    28.1 Long Beach (Daugherty Field) Airport
    (LGB KLGB LGB)
    27 16 100LL, Jet A
    30.3 Compton/Woodley Airport
    (CPM KCPM CPM)
    16 4 100LL
    31.3 Jack Northrop Field/Hawthorne Municipal Airport
    (HHR KHHR HHR)
    7 355 100LL, Jet A
    31.8 John Wayne/Orange County Airport
    (SNA KSNA SNA)
    59 48 100LL, Jet A
    32.3 Los Angeles International Airport
    (LAX KLAX LAX)
    0 348 Jet A
    35.5 Fullerton Municipal Airport
    (FUL KFUL FUL)
    37 26 100LL, Jet A
    36.7 Santa Monica Municipal Airport
    (SMO KSMO SMO)
    357 345 100LL, Jet A, UL94
    45.1 San Gabriel Valley Airport
    (EMT KEMT EMT)
    24 12 100LL, Jet A
    47.8 Bob Hope Airport
    (BUR KBUR BUR)
    3 351 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    48.4 Van Nuys Airport
    (VNY KVNY VNY)
    355 343 100LL, Jet A
    50.2 Corona Municipal Airport
    (KAJO AJO)
    53 42 100LL
    51.3 Whiteman Airport
    (WHP KWHP WHP)
    0 348 100LL, Jet A
    51.8 Chino Airport
    (CNO KCNO CNO)
    48 37 100LL, Jet A
    51.9 Brackett Field Airport
    (POC KPOC POC)
    37 26 100LL, Jet A
    54.5 Bob Maxwell Meml Airfield Airport
    (OCN KOKB OKB)
    101 90 100LL, Jet A
    55.8 Cable Airport
    (CCB KCCB CCB)
    40 29 100LL, Jet A
    56.4 Ontario International Airport
    (ONT KONT ONT)
    45 34 100LL, Jet A
    58.4 Fallbrook Community Airpark Airport
    (L18)
    92 81 100LL
    58.5 Riverside Municipal Airport
    (RAL KRAL RAL)
    55 44 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    NM of KAVX

    Remarks

    A11 CATALINA ISLAND CONSERVANCY, ARPT MGR CARL TRUE 714-732-2607; ASST MGR EFRAIH CALDERA 562-889-0481.
    A110-1 FULL STOP LDG ONLY; INTXN TKOFS PROHIBITED.
    A110-10 LANDING FEE.
    A110-11 RWY 4-22 NON-STD RWY SAFETY AREAS.
    A110-12 FOR CD CTC SOCAL APCH AT 800-448-3724.
    A110-13 NO JET ACFT OPS AUTH.
    A110-3 OPS PROHIBITED AT NIGHT OR WHEN ARPT IS UNATNDD.
    A110-5 PILOTS CANNOT SEE ACFT ON OPPOSITE ENDS OF RWY DUE TO GRADIENT, MUST ANNC TAKING ACTIVE RWY ON UNICOM PRIOR TO DEP.
    A110-8 RWY 04/22 LTD BY ARPT OPR TO 12500 LBS MTOW.
    A110-9 RWY 04 FINAL 2300 FT STEEP 2.1% DOWNSLOPE; RWY 22 UPSLOPE PREFERRED LDG.
    A17 CLSD THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS TO ALL TNST TFC.
    A40-04/22 OTS INDEFLY.
    A81-APT ACTVT REIL RWY 22 - CTAF. PSIL RWY 22 OPR DRG ARPT OPERG HRS.
    E111 ESTABD PRIOR TO 1959.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 04/22
    Longest Runway: 04/22 is 3000 ft (914 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    CIB Airport Runway Details

    Runway 04/22  3000 ft x 75 ft (914 m x 23 m)
    Runway Length Source:  ADO as of 08/04/2009
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway 04

    Runway 22

    Elevation: 
    1601.0 1547.8
    Latitude: 
    33-24-09.4400N 33-24-26.5400N
    Longitude: 
    118-25-11.2300W 118-24-42.3100W
    Runway True Alignment: 
    055 235
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Right
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Basic Basic
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Pulsating/Steady Burning VASI On Left Side Of Runway
    REIL: 
    No Yes
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    39

    Services

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

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