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Location

Latitude: 
32-34-20.2000N (32.572278)
Longitude: 
116-58-48.6000W (-116.980167)
Elevation: 
526.1 feet MSL (160 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
11.4 E (as of September 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
13 N.M. SE of San Diego, California
Found On: 
Los Angeles Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
03/1948
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0900-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZLA (Los Angeles)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZLA (Los Angeles)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1526 feet (465 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
SDM
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  112
Multi Engine:  18
Jet Engine:  8
GA Helicopters:  5

Annual Operations (as of 09/30/2018)

Total Operations:  78974
Air Taxi:  1336 1.7%
GA Local:  40953 51.9%
GA Itinerant:  33346 42.2%
Military Aircraft:  3339 4.2%

Communications

CTAF:  128.250
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  BROWN
128.25
225.4
Hrs: 0800-2000
Clearance Del.:  124.4
Ground:  124.4
Approach:  SOCAL
Departure:  SOCAL
ATIS:  132.35
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  132.35 (619-661-8297)

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

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
ANDY SCHWARTZ
1424 CONTINENTAL ST
SAN DIEGO, CA 92154
619-424-0456
CITY OF SAN DIEGO
1424 CONTINENTAL ST
SAN DIEGO, CA 92154
619-424-0455

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 619

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Air Adventures
  
661-6671
Aviation International
  
661-6126
Bearden Aviation
  
Unicom 122.95 661-1121 100LL, Jet A
Flying J Aviation
  
661-6522
Paladin Aviation, Inc.
  
Unicom 122.95 661-1125 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 09/12/19 to 0901Z 10/10/19.

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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
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SW-3
DP CWARD TWO (RNAV) SW-3
DP PADRZ TWO (RNAV) SW-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 08L SW-3
IAP VOR OR TACAN-A SW-3
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SW-3
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-3
STAR CHASR TWO (RNAV) SW-3
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Maps

San Diego - Brown Field Municipal (SDM) Airport Terminal Map

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SDM Airport Diagram

Brown Field Municipal Airport (SDM) Diagram
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METAR / TAF

METAR

TAF

Navigation Aids (Navaids) near SDM

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
14.3 San Diego International Airport
(SAN KSAN SAN)
312 301 100LL, Jet A
15.2 Gillespie Field Airport
(SEE KSEE SEE)
1 350 100LL, Jet A
16.7 Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport
(MYF KMYF MYF)
331 320 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
28.2 Ramona Airport
(KRNM RNM)
6 355 100LL, Jet A
36.6 Mc Clellan-Palomar Airport
(CLD KCRQ CRQ)
335 324 100LL, Jet A
43.0 Bob Maxwell Memorial Airfield Airport
(OCN KOKB OKB)
334 322 100LL, Jet A
48.9 Fallbrook Community Airpark Airport
(L18)
343 331 100LL
52.9 Borrego Valley Airport
(BXS L08)
38 27 100LL
60.6 French Valley Airport
(RBK F70)
352 340 100LL, Jet A
69.7 Hemet-Ryan Airport
(HMT KHMT HMT)
358 346 100LL, Jet A
72.5 Imperial County Airport
(IPL KIPL IPL)
77 66 100LL, Jet A
74.1 Calexico International Airport
(CXL KCXL CXL)
85 74 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
75.5 Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport
(TRM KTRM TRM)
32 21 100LL, Jet A
78.0 Brawley Municipal Airport
(BWC KBWC BWC)
70 59 100LL, Jet A+
79.0 Bermuda Dunes Airport
(UDD KUDD UDD)
26 15 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
79.1 Palm Springs International Airport
(PSP KPSP PSP)
17 6 100LL, Jet A
79.8 John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport
(SNA KSNA SNA)
326 314 100LL, Jet A
81.3 Banning Municipal Airport
(BNG KBNG BNG)
4 352 100LL
85.4 Corona Municipal Airport
(KAJO AJO)
338 326 100LL
86.0 Riverside Municipal Airport
(RAL KRAL RAL)
344 332 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
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Ratings & Reviews

Brown Field Municipal Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Brown Field Municipal Airport
  • 4.2/5 (6 votes cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 3.9/5 (7 votes cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 4.0/5 (7 votes cast)

International Routes Served
  • 3.9/5 (7 votes cast)

On-time Performance
  • 4.2/5 (6 votes cast)

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 3.8/5 (8 votes cast)

Business Centers
  • 3.6/5 (7 votes cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 3.7/5 (6 votes cast)

Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 3.7/5 (6 votes cast)

Wireless Internet Access
  • 3.7/5 (6 votes cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 3.7/5 (7 votes cast)

Public Telephones
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Architecture
  • 3.6/5 (5 votes cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 3.5/5 (6 votes cast)

Seating Areas
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 3.5/5 (6 votes cast)

Geographic Location
  • 4.2/5 (5 votes cast)

Baggage Claim Locations
  • 3.7/5 (7 votes cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 4.0/5 (5 votes cast)

Security Lines
  • 4.2/5 (5 votes cast)

Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Parking Pricing
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Public Transport
  • 4.2/5 (5 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Taxis
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
  • 3.8/5 (6 votes cast)

Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
  • 3.7/5 (7 votes cast)

Remarks

A110-1 BE ALERT TO ARPT BDRY ONE MILE NORTH FM MEXICAN/USA INTL BORDER.
A110-15 PARA JUMPING ON AIRPORT AND 3 MILES EAST.
A110-16 BE ALERT TO HIGH TERRAIN 3,566 FT. MSL SIX MILES EAST OF AIRPORT.
A110-17 BE ALERT WHEN DEPARTING ON RY 08L AT NIGHT DUE TO RISING TERRAIN TO THE EAST.
A110-18 NOISE SENSITIVE AREAS APPROX 1 MILE WEST OF AIRPORT, 1/2 MILE NORTHWEST, AND 2 MILES NORTH.
A110-19 TWY G WEST OF TWY B RESTRICTED TO AIRCRAFT WITH WINGSPANS OF 133 FT OR LESS.
A110-20 AVOID DCT OVERFLIGHT OF PIO PICO ENERGY CENTER BLO 2000 FT AGL, 3 NM EAST OF AP.
A110-4 NO ENGINE OPNS ON RAMPS EXCEPT AS NECESSARY FOR ARRIVALS/DEPARTURES.
A35-08R/26L OPERATOR PERMITS ONLY 12000 LBS.
A43-26R RWY 26R PAPI UNUSABLE BYD 3 NM.
A70 FOR FUEL AFT HRS CALL FBO'S AT (619) 671-9222; FEE FOR CALLOUT. MILITARY FUEL AVBL BY CALLING (619) 671-9222.
A81-APT ACTVT REIL RWY 08L, PAPI RWY 08L & RWY 26R, HIRL RWY 08L/26R, AND MIRL RWY 08R/26L - CTAF.
E147
E40-26L W

Runways

SDM Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 08L/26R
08R/26L
Longest Runway: 08L/26R is 7972 ft (2430 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

SDM Airport Runway Details

Runway 08L/26R  7972 ft x 150 ft (2430 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 05/06/2017
Surface:  Asphalt/Concrete - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  80.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  110.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  175.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 08L

Runway 26R

Elevation: 
526 508
Latitude: 
32-34-25.6639N 32-34-17.9581N
Longitude: 
116-59-36.3409W 116-58-03.6281W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
96 276
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 4.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Right
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: 
0 ft. left and right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
No No
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
52 73
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 08R/26L  3185 ft x 75 ft (971 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 05/06/2017
Surface:  Asphalt/Concrete - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  14.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 08R

Runway 26L

Elevation: 
521 507
Latitude: 
32-34-17.7166N 32-34-14.6393N
Longitude: 
116-59-03.6453W 116-58-26.6070W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
96 276
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Basic Basic
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: 
0 ft. left and right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
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

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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