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Location

Latitude: 
35-41-08.5216N (35.685700)
Longitude: 
117-41-31.5941W (-117.692109)
Elevation: 
2284.0 feet MSL (696 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
12.1 E (as of August 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. NW of China Lake, California
Found On: 
Los Angeles Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
05/1952
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/1430-0630Z++
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZLA (Los Angeles)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZLA (Los Angeles)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
Split-White-Green (Lighted Military Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
3284 feet (1001 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
NID
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

Tower:  CHINA LAKE
120.15
340.2
Hrs: 1430-0630Z++ MON-FRI, 2200-0000Z++ SUN; CLSD ALTN FRI. OPN 1430-0000Z++ 1ST WORKING/NON-HOL FRI OF THE MONTH. SAT OPR BY PPR/LCL USE ONLY.
Clearance Del.:  274.7
Ground:  360.2
Approach:  JOSHUA
133.65
Departure:  JOSHUA
133.65
ATIS:  322.375
Hrs: 24
EMERG:  121.5
PMSV METRO:  343.15
VFR ADZY:  126.55
VFR ADZY:  348.7
VFR ADZY:  127.5
VFR ADZY:  133.65
EMERG:  234.0
VFR ADZY:  291.6

  • VFR ADVSY SVC - (E) 133.65 126.55 127.5 291.6 348.7 REMARKS: PRVDD TO ALL PILOTS OPR WITHIN ADJ R2508. CTC JOSHUA APP.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Navy owned: 
COMMANDING OFFICER
NAVAL AIR FACILITY
CHINA LAKE, CA 93555
US NAVY
OCEANOGRAPHIC OFC - CODE 3142
WASHINGTON, DC 20373

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 08/15/19 to 0901Z 09/12/19.

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Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD (Military) AIRPORT DIAGRAM SW-3
DP (Military) SALTD SIX SW-3
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN RWY 32 SW-3
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 32 SW-3
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 32 SW-3
MIN (Military) TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-3
ODP (Military) ROSIE THREE (OBSTACLE) (RNAV) SW-3
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Maps

China Lake - China Lake NAWS (Armitage Field) (KNID) Airport Terminal Map

Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

KNID Airport Sectional

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KNID Airport Diagram

China Lake NAWS (Armitage Field) Airport (KNID) Diagram
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METAR / TAF

METAR

TAF

Navigation Aids (Navaids) near KNID

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
6.9 Inyokern Airport
(IYK KIYK IYK)
256 244 100LL, Jet A
35.5 Kern Valley Airport
(L05)
274 262 100LL
35.8 California City Municipal Airport
(L71)
206 194 100LL, 80, Jet A
43.8 Mojave Air And Space Port Airport
(MHV KMHV MHV)
210 198 100LL, Jet A
49.3 Tehachapi Municipal Airport
(TSP KTSP TSP)
228 216 100LL, Jet A
50.1 Mountain Valley Airport
(L94)
225 213 80
55.0 Rosamond Skypark Airport
(L00)
207 195 100LL
56.5 Sun Hill Ranch Airport
(CA70)
170 158 80, 100LL, Mogas
56.9 Lone Pine/Death Valley Airport
(O26)
342 330 100LL, Jet A
60.9 Furnace Creek Airport
(L06)
40 28 100LL
62.3 General Wm J Fox Airfield Airport
(WJF KWJF WJF)
204 192 100LL, Jet A
66.8 Barstow-Daggett Airport
(DAG KDAG DAG)
138 126 100LL, Jet A
67.0 Southern California Logistics Airport
(VCV KVCV VCV)
166 154 100LL, Jet A
67.3 Bakersfield Municipal Airport
(L45)
251 239 100LL
68.3 Meadows Field Airport
(BFL KBFL BFL)
257 245 100, 100LL, Jet A
69.8 Porterville Municipal Airport
(PTV KPTV PTV)
287 275 100LL, 80, Jet A
71.1 Apple Valley Airport
(APV KAPV APV)
159 147 100LL, Jet A
71.9 Eckert Field Airport
(1Q1)
293 281 100LL
74.0 Shafter-Minter Field Airport
(MIT KMIT MIT)
262 250 100LL, Jet A
75.3 Delano Municipal Airport
(KDLO DLO)
273 261 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

List ALL KNID NOTAMs

NOTAM Radius Search

NOTAMS within
NM of KNID

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

Locations (ICAO):
Buffer (Both Sides):
NM
Include:

Ratings & Reviews

China Lake NAWS (Armitage Field) Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for China Lake NAWS (Armitage Field) Airport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

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

International Routes Served
  • 0.0/5 (0 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
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Wireless Internet Access
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Public Telephones
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote 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
  • 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)
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

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

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

Remarks

A110-10 TRAN ALERT - EXP SVC DELAY. LTD TRAN SVC AVBL 1530-0300Z++ MON-FRI.
A110-11 RSTD - PPR DSN 437-5301. ALL PPR ISSUED 1430-0630Z++ WEEKDAYS ONLY.
A110-13 CSTMS/AG/IMG - CSTMS NOT AVBL. ACFT ENTERING FR FOREIGN COUNTRIES MUST CLEAR CSTMS PRIOR ARR.
A110-14 MISC - TRAN ACFT TO/FR CHINA LAKE NID MUST CTC R2508 COMPLEX CONTROL BOARD FOR SKED/BRIEF PRIOR TO OBTAINING A PPR. PORTIONS OF APCH END RWY 26 AND ADJ TWY NOT VISIBLE FR TWR.
A110-15 MISC: LTD PAX SVC AVBL.
A110-16 SERVICE LGT: RWY 08/26 MRKD AND LGTD 75 FT WIDE. RWY 03/21 AND 14/32 MRKD AND LGTD 200 FT WIDE.
A110-17 RSTD: PPR CIVIL ACFT OFFL BUS. RSTD AFLD HRS SUBJ CHG. PILOTS FILING KNID CHINA LAKE AS AN ALTN OR EMERG DIV ARE ADVD TO CALL BASE OPS DSN 437-5475 TO VFY OPERG HRS.
A110-18 CAUTION - BIRD HAZ NEAR GOLF CRS, WI CLASS D AIRSPACE, OCT-APR.
A110-6 JASU - 3(GTC-85), 5(NC-10A1), 1(NC-10B), 1(NC-10C), 7(AM32A-108), 4(A/M47A-4), 4(MSU-200).
A110-7 FUEL - F24- AVBL 1400-0700Z++ MON-THU; 1400-0430Z++ ALT THU-FRI; 2200-0700Z++ SUN
A110-9 OIL - O-133-156.
A17 CLSD ALTN FRI. OPN 1430-0000Z++ 1ST WORKING/NON-HOL FRI OF THE MONTH. SAT OPR BY PPR/LCL USE ONLY.
A49-14 OLS
A49-21 OLS
A49-32 OLS
A81-APT AVBL ONLY DURING HRS OF OPERATION.
E147 TFC PAT - REDUCED RWY SEPARATION STD IN EFF USN/USMC ACFT. NS ABTMT - DEP AVOID OVFT CHINA LAKE AND CITY OF RIDGECREST 2 NM SSE.
E60-03 HOOK E28(B) (1657 FT).
E60-14 HOOK E28(B) (1501 FT).
E60-21 HOOK E28(B) (2793 FT).
E60-32 HOOK E28(B) (1199 FT).
E68-03 HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
E68-08 HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
E68-14 HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
E68-21 HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
E68-26 HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
E68-32 HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.

Runways

KNID Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 03/21
08/26
14/32
Longest Runway: 03/21 is 10001 ft (3048 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

KNID Airport Runway Details

Runway 03/21  10001 ft x 200 ft (3048 m x 61 m)
Runway Length Source:  DOD (NGA) as of 07/11/2017
Surface:  Concrete -
Runway Pavement Class:  111/R/B/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High 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 03

Runway 21

Elevation: 
2284 2201
Latitude: 
35-40-32.2611N 35-41-45.4424N
Longitude: 
117-42-30.2739W 117-41-08.7421W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
42 222
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
E28 E28
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
57
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
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

Runway 08/26  7111 ft x 75 ft (2167 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  DOD (NGA) as of 07/11/2017
Surface:  Concrete -
Runway Pavement Class:  59 /R/B/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High 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 08

Runway 26

Elevation: 
2261 2226
Latitude: 
35-40-59.7852N 35-40-58.8308N
Longitude: 
117-42-14.7286W 117-40-48.5419W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
90 270
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
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: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
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

Runway 14/32  9014 ft x 200 ft (2747 m x 61 m)
Runway Length Source:  DOD (NGA) as of 12/01/2011
Surface:  Concrete -
Runway Pavement Class:  16 /R/B/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High 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 14

Runway 32

Elevation: 
2203 2241
Latitude: 
35-41-55.5275N 35-40-35.3200N
Longitude: 
117-41-35.5134W 117-40-47.8535W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
154 334
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
E28 E28
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
52 50
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
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

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Minor
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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