Benton Field Airport

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Location

Latitude: 
40-34-25.2470N (40.57368)
Longitude: 
122-24-26.4080W (-122.407336)
Elevation: 
723.2 feet MSL (220 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
13.6 E (as of July 2024 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
01 N.M. W of Redding, California
Found On: 
Klamath Falls Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
JIM WADLEIGH
6751 WOODRUM CIRCLE, #200
REDDING, CA 96002
530-224-4321
CITY OF REDDING
777 CYPRESS AVE
REDDING, CA 96001
530-224-4321

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0600-DUSK
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZOA (Oakland)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZOA (Oakland)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL): 
1723 feet (525 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
RIU
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:  72
Multi Engine:  3
GA Helicopters:  2
Ultralights:  1

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2023)

Total Operations:  40000
Air Taxi:  1000 2.5%
GA Local:  20500 51.2%
GA Itinerant:  18500 46.2%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800
AWOS-2:  118.675 (530-225-4183)

  • APCH/DEP CTL SVC PRVDD BY OAKLAND ARTCC (ZOA) ON 132.2/350.3 (RED BLUFF RCAG).
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 530

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Hillside Aviation
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Unicom 122.8 241-4204, after hours call 222-1767 100LL, Jet A
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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 07/11/24 to 0901Z 08/08/24.

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Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
IAP RNAV (GPS)-A SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS)-B SW-2
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-2
ODP REDDING ONE (OBSTACLE) SW-2
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near O85

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
0.0 Benton Field Airport
(O85)
0 346 100LL, Jet A
6.5 Redding Regional Airport
(RDD KRDD RDD)
126 112 100LL, Jet A
26.4 Red Bluff Municipal Airport
(RBL KRBL RBL)
164 151 100LL, Jet A
39.2 Corning Municipal Airport
(0O4)
163 150 100LL
51.6 Fall River Mills Airport
(O89)
58 45 100LL
52.2 Hell'er High Water Airport
(45CL)
240 226 80, 87, 100LL
52.6 Haigh Field Airport
(O37)
166 153 100LL
53.0 Chico Regional Airport
(CIC KCIC CIC)
151 138 100LL, Jet A
54.5 Weed Airport
(O46)
357 343 100LL, Jet A
56.1 Rogers Field Airport
(O05)
107 94 100LL, Jet A
56.9 Ranchaero Airport
(CL56)
154 141 100LL
61.3 Round Valley Airport
(O09)
220 206 100LL
62.4 Scott Valley Airport
(A30)
341 327 100LL
63.2 Paradise Skypark Airport
(CA92)
144 131 100LL
64.1 Willows/Glenn County Airport
(WLW KWLW WLW)
172 159 100LL
69.7 Montague-Yreka Rohrer Field Airport
(ROF 1O5)
354 340 100LL
70.7 Garberville Airport
(O16)
245 231 100LL
72.5 Siskiyou County Airport
(SIY KSIY SIY)
357 343 Jet A
74.5 Oroville Municipal Airport
(OVE KOVE OVE)
150 137 100LL, Jet A
76.9 Gansner Field Airport
(2O1)
118 105 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-3 LARGE BIRDS FREQUENTLY ON AND IN VICINITY OF ARPT OCT-APR.
A110-4 RWY 16/34 HALFWAY DIST MARKERS BOTH SIDES OF RWY.
A110-5 FOR NOISE ABATEMENT CLIMB TO 1500 FT AGL BFR TURNING. CALM WIND PREFERRED DRCTN IS RWY 34.
A110-6 FOR CD CTC OAKLAND ARTCC AT 510-745-3380.
A16 PHONE MGRS OFFICE AT RDD (530) 224-4321.
A74 HI & LO PRESSURE & OX REPL BOTTLES AVBL AT RDD.
A81-APT ACTVT PAPI RWY 16 & 34; MIRL RWY 16/34 - CTAF.
E111 ESTABD PRIOR TO 15 MAY 1959.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 16/34
Longest Runway: 16/34 is 2420 ft (738 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

O85 Airport Runway Details

Runway 16/34  2420 ft x 75 ft (738 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 11/12/2021
Surface:  Asphalt - Excellent condition - No special surface treatment
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  12.5

Runway 16

Runway 34

Elevation: 
723.2 718.9
Latitude: 
40-34-37.1268N 40-34-13.3664N
Longitude: 
122-24-28.1800W 122-24-24.6369W
Runway True Alignment: 
174 354
Glide Path Angle: 
3.5 degrees 3.5 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Basic Basic
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
REIL: 
No No
Touchdown Lights: 
No No
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
24 24

Services

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

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