General Wm J Fox Airfield Airport

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Lancaster Weather (°F)

KWJF (0.3 NM at True Heading of 90)
METAR: KWJF 142356Z 24021KT 10SM CLR 38/05 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP095 T03780050 10400 20350 56013
TAF: KWJF 142352Z 1500/1524 23015G22KT P6SM SCT150 FM150500 26008KT P6SM FEW250 FM152000 23012G20KT P6SM SKC

Location

Latitude: 
34-44-27.8000N (34.741056)
Longitude: 
118-13-07.1000W (-118.218639)
Elevation: 
2350.7 feet MSL (716 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
11.8 E (as of August 2022 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
04 N.M. NW of Lancaster, California
Found On: 
Los Angeles Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
SAMUEL MAGHAKIAN
4725 WILLIAM J BARNES AVE
LANCASTER, CA 93536
661-940-1709
CO OF LOS ANGELES
PO BOX 1460
ALHAMBRA, CA 91802-1460
626-300-4600

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
11/1959
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
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 (MSL): 
3351 feet (1021 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
WJF
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:  56
Multi Engine:  2
Gliders:  2

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2021)

Total Operations:  48184
Air Taxi:  594 1.2%
GA Local:  24916 51.7%
GA Itinerant:  21459 44.5%
Military Aircraft:  1215 2.5%

Communications

CTAF:  118.525
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  FOX
118.525
256.9
Hrs: 0700-2100
Ground:  121.7
256.9
Approach:  JOSHUA
126.1
126.1
Departure:  JOSHUA
126.1
126.1
ATIS:  126.3
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (661-949-2840)

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 661

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Aero Museum
      
    942-4022
    Air Instrument Repair
      
    726-4757
    Antelope Valley A&P school
      
    942-4022
    Barnes Aviation
      
    948-4048
    Comarco, Inc.
      
    Unicom 122.95 940-1709 100LL, Jet A
    Exodus Air Service
      
    942-6489
    High Desert Avionics
      
    949-8300
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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


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    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SW-3 Changed
    HOT HOT SPOT SW-3 Deleted
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 06 SW-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 24 SW-3
    IAP VOR-B SW-3
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SW-3
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-3
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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near WJF

    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
    7.8 Rosamond Skypark Airport
    (L00)
    4 352 100LL
    19.4 Mojave Air And Space Port Airport
    (MHV KMHV MHV)
    9 357 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    23.8 Mountain Valley Airport
    (L94)
    335 323 80
    26.0 Tehachapi Municipal Airport
    (TSP KTSP TSP)
    335 323 100LL, Jet A
    26.5 California City Municipal Airport
    (L71)
    21 9 100LL, Jet A
    30.5 Whiteman Airport
    (WHP KWHP WHP)
    198 186 100LL, Jet A
    33.2 Bob Hope Airport
    (BUR KBUR BUR)
    192 180 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    34.6 Van Nuys Airport
    (VNY KVNY VNY)
    202 190 100LL, Jet A
    35.6 Sun Hill Ranch Airport
    (CA70)
    88 76 80, 100LL, Mogas
    40.3 San Gabriel Valley Airport
    (EMT KEMT EMT)
    166 154 100LL, Jet A
    42.1 Southern California Logistics Airport
    (VCV KVCV VCV)
    101 89 100LL, Jet A
    44.6 Brackett Field Airport
    (POC KPOC POC)
    150 138 100LL, Jet A
    45.0 Santa Monica Municipal Airport
    (SMO KSMO SMO)
    194 182 100LL, Jet A, UL94
    46.0 Cable Airport
    (CCB KCCB CCB)
    145 134 100LL, Jet A
    47.9 Santa Paula Airport
    (SZP KSZP SZP)
    240 228 100LL
    48.8 Los Angeles International Airport
    (LAX KLAX LAX)
    191 179 Jet A
    49.4 Jack Northrop Field/Hawthorne Municipal Airport
    (HHR KHHR HHR)
    186 174 100LL, Jet A
    49.7 Hesperia Airport
    (L26)
    115 104 100LL
    51.1 Compton/Woodley Airport
    (CPM KCPM CPM)
    181 169 100LL
    51.2 Ontario International Airport
    (ONT KONT ONT)
    143 132 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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    Remarks

    A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
    A110-1
    A110-2 FOREST SVC FIRE FIGHTING STN ON ARPT MAY-DEC.
    A110-3 NUMEROUS BIRDS SE OF ARPT.
    A110-4 PAEW ADJACENT RAMP AREA BTN FUEL ISLAND AND TERMINAL BLDG.
    A13 LA COUNTY CTC: PAUL MASELBAS, 626-300-4600 X4615.
    A81-APT ARPT LGTS ON CONTINUOUSLY, WHEN ATCT CLSD.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 06/24
    Longest Runway: 06/24 is 7201 ft (2195 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    WJF Airport Runway Details

    Runway 06/24  7201 ft x 150 ft (2195 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 12/15/2005
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Rubberized friction seal coat
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  50.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  68.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  117.0

    Runway 06

    Runway 24

    Elevation: 
    2350.5 2334.8
    Latitude: 
    34-44-16.8072N 34-44-38.7410N
    Longitude: 
    118-13-48.1415W 118-12-26.0652W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    072 252
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Right
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    40 40

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    High Pressure / Low Pressure
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No

    Maps & Diagrams

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    WJF Diagram

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