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Location

Latitude: 
37-37-07.7000N (37.618806)
Longitude: 
122-22-31.5000W (-122.375417)
Elevation: 
13.1 feet MSL (4 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
13.4 E (as of July 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
8 N.M. SE of San Francisco, California
Found On: 
San Francisco Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZOA (Oakland)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1013 feet (309 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
SFO
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: E
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  1
Jet Engine:  7
GA Helicopters:  1
Military Aircraft:  4

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2017)

Total Operations:  457698
Commercial:  397492 86.8%
Air Taxi:  48350 10.6%
GA Itinerant:  11856 2.6%

Communications

Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  SAN FRANCISCO
120.5
269.1
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  118.2
Ground:  121.8
Approach:  NORCAL
Departure:  NORCAL
ATIS:  113.7
115.8
118.85
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (650-872-0246)
MONITOR ILS PRM RY 28L:  125.15
MONITOR LDA PRM RY 28R:  127.675
ILS PRM RY 28L IC:  120.5
IC:  351.8
LDA PRM RY 28R IC:  120.5
EMERG:  121.5

  • DUE TO OBSTRUCTED VISION, SFO ATCT IS ABLE TO PROVIDE ONLY LIMITED AIRPORT TRAFFIC CONTROL SERVICE ON TWY A BETWEEN GATES 88 AND 89. ATCT PERSONNEL ARE UNABLE TO DETERMINE WHETHER THIS AREA IS CLEAR OF TRAFFIC OR OBSTRUCTIONS.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
IVAR SATERO
PO BOX 8097
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94128
(650) 821-3355
CITY & COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO
PO BOX 8097
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94128
650-821-5000

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 650

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
Signature Flight Support
            
Unicom 122.95, Arinc 128.92 +1 650 877 6800 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 07/19/18 to 0901Z 08/16/18.

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Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SW-2
DP AFIVA ONE (RNAV) SW-2
DP CIITY THREE (RNAV) SW-2
DP GAP SEVEN SW-2
DP GNNRR TWO (RNAV) SW-2
DP MOLEN EIGHT SW-2
DP NIITE THREE (RNAV) SW-2
DP OFFSHORE ONE SW-2
DP OFFSHORE ONE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-2
DP SAHEY THREE (RNAV) SW-2
DP SAN FRANCISCO FOUR SW-2
DP SNTNA TWO (RNAV) SW-2
DP SSTIK THREE (RNAV) SW-2
DP TRUKN TWO (RNAV) SW-2
DP WESLA THREE (RNAV) SW-2
HOT HOT SPOT SW-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 19L SW-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 28L SW-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 28R SW-2
IAP ILS PRM RWY 28L SW-2
IAP ILS RWY 28L (SA CAT II) SW-2
IAP ILS RWY 28R (CAT II - III) SW-2
IAP ILS RWY 28R (SA CAT I) SW-2
IAP LDA PRM RWY 28R SW-2
IAP LDA/DME RWY 28R SW-2
IAP PRM AAUP SW-2
IAP PRM AAUP[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-2
IAP QUIET BRIDGE VISUAL RWY 28L/R SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) PRM RWY 28L SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) PRM X RWY 28R SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 10L SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 19L SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 19R SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 28L SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) X RWY 28R SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 10R SW-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 28R SW-2
IAP RNAV (RNP) Y RWY 28R SW-2
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 10R SW-2
IAP TIPP TOE VISUAL RWY 28L/R SW-2
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SW-2
MIN DIVERSE VECTOR AREA SW-2
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-2
STAR ALWYS ONE (RNAV) SW-2
STAR ALWYS ONE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-2
STAR BDEGA TWO (RNAV) SW-2
STAR BIG SUR THREE SW-2
STAR DYAMD THREE (RNAV) SW-2
STAR DYAMD THREE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-2
STAR GOLDEN GATE SEVEN SW-2
STAR MODESTO EIGHT SW-2
STAR POINT REYES THREE SW-2
STAR RISTI ONE (RNAV) SW-2
STAR SERFR THREE (RNAV) SW-2
STAR STINS THREE SW-2
STAR STLER TWO (RNAV) SW-2
STAR WWAVS ONE (RNAV) SW-2
STAR YOSEM THREE (RNAV) SW-2
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near SFO

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
8.7 Half Moon Bay Airport
(HAF KHAF HAF)
223 210 100LL
8.8 San Carlos Airport
(SQL KSQL SQL)
136 123 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+, MOGAS, UL94
9.6 Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
(OAK KOAK OAK)
49 36 100LL, Jet A
12.3 Hayward Executive Airport
(HWD KHWD HWD)
78 65 100LL, Jet A
15.6 Palo Alto Airport
(PAO KPAO PAO)
127 114 100LL, Jet A
26.2 Norman Y Mineta San Jose International Airport
(SJC KSJC SJC)
125 112 100LL, Jet A
26.7 Livermore Municipal Airport
(LVK KLVK LVK)
80 67 100LL, Jet A
26.9 Buchanan Field Airport
(CCR KCCR CCR)
34 21 100LL, Jet A-1+
31.5 Reid-Hillview Of Santa Clara County Airport
(RHV KRHV RHV)
122 109 100LL, Jet A
32.6 Gnoss Field Airport
(NOT KDVO DVO)
344 330 100LL, Jet A
35.9 Napa County Airport
(APC KAPC APC)
7 354 100LL, Jet A
36.5 Sonoma Valley Airport
(0Q3)
354 340 100LL
37.7 Byron Airport
(C83)
70 57 100LL
38.4 Sonoma Skypark Airport
(0Q9)
355 341 100LL
39.9 Petaluma Municipal Airport
(O69)
344 330 100LL, Jet A
44.6 Tracy Municipal Airport
(KTCY TCY)
84 71 100LL, Jet A
46.9 Rio Vista Municipal Airport
(O88)
42 29 100LL
49.2 San Martin Airport
(E16)
130 117 100LL, Jet A
49.6 Nut Tree Airport
(VCB KVCB VCB)
23 10 100LL, Jet A
49.6 Watsonville Municipal Airport
(WVI KWVI WVI)
145 132 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Ratings & Reviews

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Runways

SFO Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 10L/28R is 11870 ft (3618 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 19L, 28R, 28L

SFO Airport Runway Details



Runway 01L/19R  7500 ft x 200 ft (2286 m x 61 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 01L

Runway 19R

Elevation: 
10 9
Latitude: 
37.609 37.6272
Longitude: 
-122.382 -122.37
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
28 208
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: 
10 9
Displaced Threshold: 
491 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 01R/19L  8648 ft x 200 ft (2636 m x 61 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 01R

Runway 19L

Elevation: 
12 10
Latitude: 
37.6068 37.6278
Longitude: 
-122.381 -122.367
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
28 208
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: 
12 10
Displaced Threshold: 
238 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 10L/28R  11870 ft x 200 ft (3618 m x 61 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 10L

Runway 28R

Elevation: 
5 13
Latitude: 
37.6287 37.6135
Longitude: 
-122.393 -122.357
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
118 298
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: 
5 13
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 10R/28L  10602 ft x 200 ft (3231 m x 61 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 10R

Runway 28L

Elevation: 
6 13
Latitude: 
37.6253 37.6117
Longitude: 
-122.391 -122.358
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
118 298
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: 
6 13
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

Remarks

A11 GLENN BROTMAN: AIRFIELD OPERATIONS PHONE 650-821-3349 AND FAX 650-821-4670. SHANNON WILSON: AIRFIELD OPERATIONS PHONE 650-821-3366.
A110-10 NO GROOVING EXISTS AT ARPT RY INTERSECTIONS.
A110-18 RY 10 PREFERRED RY BTWN 0100-0600 WEATHER AND FLIGHT CONDITIONS PERMITTING.
A110-20 AIRLINE PILOTS SHALL STRICTLY FOLLOW THE PAINTED NOSE GEAR LINES AND NO OVERSTEERING ADJUSTMENT IS PERMITTED.
A110-21 PAEW APCH END RYS 28L, 28R, 19L INDEFLY.
A110-22 RYS 01L/19R, 01R/19L, 10R/28L, 10L/28R GROOVED FULL LENGTH EXCEPT AT RY INTERSECTIONS.
A110-29 ALL OUTBOUND TWY YANKEE HEAVY AIRCRAFT WITH A WINGSPAN OF 171 FT. OR GREATER UNDER POWER PROHIBITED FROM ENTERING WESTBOUND TWY ZULU.
A110-3 FLOCKS OF BIRDS FEEDING ALONG SHORELINE ADJ TO ARPT; ON OCCASIONS FLY ACROSS VARIOUS PARTS OF THE ARPT.
A110-30 SIMULTANEOUS OPERATIONS IN EFFECT ALL RYS.
A110-32 ASSC IN USE. OPERATE TRANSPONDERS WITH ALTITUDE REPORTING MODE AND ADS-B (IF EQUIPPED) ENABLED ON ALL AIRPORT SURFACES.
A110-33 RWY 1L CLSD TO DEPARTING TRIJET ACFT WITH WINGSPAN GREATER THAN 155 FT.
A110-34 RWY STATUS LGTS IN OPN.
A110-35 TWY S2 BTN TWY Z AND TWY S3 CLSD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN OVER THAN 215 FT.
A110-4 HIGH SPEED TWY (T) GRVD FULL WIDTH BTN RWY 28R AND 28L.
A110-6 NOISE SENSITIVE ARPT; FOR NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES CTC ARPT NOISE OFFICE MON-FRI 0800-1700 BY CALLING 650-821-5100.
A110-9 SEVERAL RY HOLD POSITION SIGNS ARE ON THE RIGHT RATHER THAN THE LEFT SIDE OF THE TWYS.
A14 DRAKE POSTON: AIRFIELD OPNS SERVICES MGR PHONE 650-821-3348.
A30-28X RY 28X DESIGNATOR EXISTS TO SUPPORT I-FNP LDA/DME SYSTEM ON RY 28R FOR SIMULTANEOUS CLOSE PARALLEL OPERATIONS.
A49-19L RY 19L MALSF HAS A NSTD LENGTH OF 1,115 FT WITH 3 SEQUENCED FLASHERS.
A57-01R APCH RATIO 28:1 TO DISPLACED THRESHOLD.
A58-01R APCH BLOCKED BY A BLAST FENCE AND LOC ANT.
E60-01L ENGINEERED MATERIAL ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 413 FT IN LENGTH BY 227 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 1L.
E60-01R ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 409 FT IN LENGTH BY 227 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 1R.
E60-19L ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 373 FT IN LENGTH BY 227 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 19L.
E60-19R ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 437 FT IN LENGTH BY 227 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 19R.

Services

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

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