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Location

Latitude: 
36-19-07.1000N (36.318639)
Longitude: 
119-23-34.3000W (-119.392861)
Elevation: 
294.5 feet MSL (90 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
12.6 E (as of August 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
4 N.M. W of Visalia, California
Found On: 
San Francisco Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZOA (Oakland)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZOA (Oakland)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1294 feet (394 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
VIS
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  69
Multi Engine:  14
Jet Engine:  2
Gliders:  1

Annual Operations (as of 03/15/2019)

Total Operations:  44700
Commercial:  2200 4.9%
Air Taxi:  11000 24.6%
GA Local:  6000 13.4%
GA Itinerant:  25000 55.9%
Military Aircraft:  500 1.1%

Communications

CTAF:  123.050
Unicom:  123.050
Clearance Del.:  118.5
Approach:  FRESNO
118.5
Departure:  FRESNO
118.5
AWOS-3PT:  119.925 (559-651-2418)

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    KATHERINE BALES
    9501 ARPT DRIVE
    VISALIA, CA 93277
    (559) 713-4282
    CITY OF VISALIA
    CITY HALL, 707 WEST ACEQUIA
    VISALIA, CA 93291
    559-713-4201

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 559

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Airport Management
      
    Unicom 123.05 651-1131 100LL, Jet A
    Avionics Professionals, Inc.
      
    651-0750
    Ly-Con Rebuilding Co.
      
    651-1070
    Shanair, Inc.
      
    651-1215
    Sierra Flight Center
      
    651-2359
    Stewart Aviation
      
    651-2033
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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 08/15/19 to 0901Z 09/12/19.

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    MIN - Minimums
    STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 30 SW-2 Changed
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 12 SW-2 Changed
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 30 SW-2 Changed
    IAP VOR RWY 12 SW-2 Changed
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SW-2 Added
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-2 Changed
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    Maps

    Visalia - Visalia Municipal (VIS) Airport Terminal Map

    Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

    VIS Airport Sectional

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    VIS Airport Diagram


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    METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near VIS

    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
    10.2 Mefford Field Airport
    (TLR KTLR TLR)
    161 148 100LL, Jet A
    11.4 Hanford Municipal Airport
    (KHJO HJO)
    269 256 100LL
    14.6 Woodlake Airport
    (O42)
    70 57 100LL
    16.2 Corcoran Airport
    (CRO KCRO 43CN)
    217 204 100LL
    19.0 Eckert Field Airport
    (1Q1)
    119 107 100LL
    20.3 Selma Airport
    (0Q4)
    321 308 100LL
    21.3 Reedley Municipal Airport
    (O32)
    352 339 100LL, Jet A
    23.6 Porterville Municipal Airport
    (PTV KPTV PTV)
    137 125 100LL, 80, Jet A
    31.7 Fresno Yosemite International Airport
    (FAT KFAT FAT)
    330 317 100, Jet A, Jet A++
    32.3 Fresno Chandler Executive Airport
    (FCH KFCH FCH)
    320 307 100LL
    35.2 Delano Municipal Airport
    (KDLO DLO)
    167 155 100LL
    41.1 Harris Ranch Airport
    (3O8)
    264 251 100LL
    42.0 Wasco-Kern County Airport
    (L19)
    177 165 100LL
    44.6 New Coalinga Municipal Airport
    (CLG C80)
    258 245 100LL
    49.6 Shafter-Minter Field Airport
    (MIT KMIT MIT)
    168 156 100LL, Jet A
    53.0 Madera Municipal Airport
    (MAE KMAE MAE)
    319 306 100LL, Jet A
    54.1 William Robert Johnston Municipal Airport
    (M90)
    299 286 100LL
    55.5 Meadows Field Airport
    (BFL KBFL BFL)
    162 150 100, 100LL, Jet A
    59.0 Kern Valley Airport
    (L05)
    126 114 100LL
    62.7 Bakersfield Municipal Airport
    (L45)
    161 149 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL KVIS NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of KVIS

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

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

    Ratings & Reviews

    Visalia Municipal Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Visalia Municipal Airport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 1.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 1.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 1.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

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

    Remarks

    A110-1 RY 30 DESIGNATED CALM WIND RY.
    A24 RON TIEDOWN FEE.
    A42-H1 HELIPAD ON PARALLEL TWY; THEN HOVERTAXI TO ADJACENT CONCRETE PARKING PAD; 20000 LBS MAX WGT.
    A57-12 APCH RATIO 20:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
    A70 SELF-SERVICE FUEL JET A AVBL 24HRS.
    A70 1 SELF-SERVICE FUEL 100LL AVBL 24 HRS.
    A81-APT ACTVT MALSR RWY 30; REIL RWY 12; PAPI RWY 12 & 30; HIRL RWY 12/30 - CTAF.
    E147 NO DOWNWIND TURNS WHEN DEPARTING RWY 12 UNTIL RCHG TFC PAT ALT.

    Runways

    VIS Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 12/30
    H1
    Longest Runway: 12/30 is 6562 ft (2000 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 30

    VIS Airport Runway Details

    Runway 12/30  6562 ft x 150 ft (2000 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/23/2010
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Porous friction course
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  60.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  100.
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  160.0
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 12

    Runway 30

    Elevation: 
    291 294
    Latitude: 
    36-19-29.9545N 36-18-44.2320N
    Longitude: 
    119-24-02.7401W 119-23-05.8527W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    135 315
    ILS Type: 
    ILS
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Precision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    FENCE TREE
    Object Height: 
    4 61
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    200 3175
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    250 ft. right of centerline 725 ft. 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: 
    1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
    REIL: 
    Yes No
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    40 53
    Threshold Elevation: 
    292 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    917 0
    Threshold Latitude: 
    36-19-23.5676N

    Threshold Longitude: 

    119-23-54.7905W
    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    6560 5635
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    7560 6635
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    6560 5635
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    5635 5635

    Helipad H1  45 ft x 45 ft (14 m x 14 m)
    Runway Length Source:  STATE as of 04/24/2014
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  18.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  45.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  90.0
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Helipad H1

    Elevation: 
    295 0
    Latitude: 
    36-19-31.4400N
    Longitude: 
    119-23-56.7100W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Basic
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    250 ft. right of centerline 725 ft. 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
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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