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KCXP Carson Airport
Carson City, Nevada, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 24 MAY 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: CXP
Lat/Long: 39-11-32.3000N / 119-43-57.3000W
39-11.538333N / 119-43.955000W
39.1923056 / -119.7325833
(estimated)
Elevation: 4704.6 ft. / 1434.0 m (surveyed)
Variation: 14E (2010)
From city: 3 miles NE of CARSON CITY, NV
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 89706

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: no
ARTCC: OAKLAND CENTER
FSS: RENO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: CXP (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0700-1800, ALL SAT-SUN 0800-1700
Pattern altitude: 5704.6 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 09/27 & REIL RY 09 RY 27 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Landing fee: no, FEE FOR TIEDOWN ONLY.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX AWOS-3PT: 119.925 (775-884-4708)
NORCAL APPROACH: 119.2
NORCAL DEPARTURE: 119.2
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 133.25
WX AWOS-3PT at MEV (12 nm S): 119.325 (775-782-6264)
WX ASOS at RNO (18 nm N): PHONE 775-324-6659

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
FMGr174/20.6MUSTANG VORTAC117.9016E
SWRr072/25.0SQUAW VALLEY VOR/DME113.2016E
HZNr223/39.3HAZEN VORTAC114.1017E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH
Bulk oxygen: HIGH

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 6101 x 75 ft. / 1860 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Double wheel: 60.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 39-11.653553N39-11.422825N
Longitude: 119-44.582600W119-43.325842W
Elevation: 4704.6 ft.4695.5 ft.
Gradient: 0.3%0.3%
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 089 magnetic, 103 true269 magnetic, 283 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
RY 09 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 2 MILES RY THLD; UNUSBL BYD 3 DEGS LEFT & RIGHT CNTRLN; UNUSBL AT NIGHT.
2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, lightedyes, lighted
Obstructions: 55 ft. hill, 1739 ft. from runway, 286 ft. both sides of centerline, 28:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CARSON CITY AIRPORT AUTHORITY
2600 COLLEGE PARKWAY, NO. 6
CARSON CITY, NV 89706
Phone 775-885-2100
Manager: KENNETH MOEN
2600 E. COLLEGE PARKWAY #6
CARSON CITY, NV 89706
Phone 775-841-2255

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 470
Single engine airplanes: 350
Multi engine airplanes: 57
Jet airplanes: 15
Helicopters: 26
Gliders airplanes: 2
Ultralights: 20
    
Aircraft operations: avg 229/day *
46% local general aviation
45% transient general aviation
9% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 30 November 2015

Additional Remarks

ULTRALIGHT ACTIVITY ON AND INVOF ARPT.
RY 27 IS PRIMARY CALM WIND RY.
UAS ACTIVITY WITHIN AN AREA DEFINED AS 1/2 NAUTICAL MILE RADIUS OF THE CXP 068 BEARING 2.7 NAUTICAL MILES FROM THE SURFACE TO 400 FEET AGL.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 24 May 2018 at 0901Z to 21 June 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 27   download (271KB)
RNAV (GPS)-A   download (238KB)
 
JIMPA TWO (OBSTACLE) (RNAV)   download (114KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (113KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KMEV - Minden-Tahoe Airport (12 nm S)
KRNO - Reno/Tahoe International Airport (18 nm N)
KTRK - Truckee-Tahoe Airport (20 nm W)
KTVL - Lake Tahoe Airport (22 nm SW)
KSPZ - Silver Springs Airport (26 nm NE)
 
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Photo taken 18-Aug-2011
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 24-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:0912:09
Sunrise05:4012:40
Sunset20:1203:12
Evening civil twilight20:4303:43

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  24-May-2018 19:20:55
Local (UTC-7)  24-May-2018 12:20:55
 
METAR
KCXP 241855Z AUTO 04007KT 10SM BKN050 BKN080 23/08 A3007 RMK AO2
KMEV 
12nm S 
241855Z AUTO 29007KT 10SM FEW065 SCT080 21/08 A3007 RMK AO2
KRNO 
18nm N 
241855Z 03004KT 10SM FEW060 BKN075 23/08 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP130 CLDS TPG MTNS DSNT SW T02280078
KTRK 
19nm NW 
241845Z 10003KT 10SM SCT070 18/07 A3012
TAF
KCXP 241739Z 2418/2518 07007KT P6SM SCT050 SCT080 FM242000 16009KT 6SM -SHRA VCTS SCT060CB BKN100 OVC180 TEMPO 2421/2422 VRB20G32KT 3SM +TSRAGS FEW030 BKN050CB FM242200 26009G16KT P6SM -SHRA FEW050 BKN080 BKN120 FM250200 30009KT P6SM FEW050 SCT080 SCT140 FM251100 31006KT 6SM -SHRA SCT030 BKN050
KRNO 
18nm N 
241739Z 2418/2518 16005KT P6SM FEW050 SCT080 FM242100 16009KT P6SM -SHRA VCTS SCT070CB BKN100 OVC180 TEMPO 2421/2423 20022G35KT 4SM +TSRAGS FEW040 BKN060CB FM242300 29012G22KT P6SM -SHRA FEW060 BKN090 BKN140 FM250200 31010G18KT P6SM FEW080 SCT140 FM251000 29007KT P6SM -SHRA SCT035 BKN060
KTRK 
19nm NW 
241739Z 2418/2518 15006KT P6SM SCT050 SCT080 FM242000 18009KT P6SM VCTS SCT060CB BKN090 OVC180 TEMPO 2421/2423 VRB18G28KT 5SM -TSRA FEW035 BKN050CB FM250000 26008KT P6SM -SHRA SCT050 OVC080 FM250300 29006KT P6SM FEW035 SCT060 BKN120 FM251000 VRB03KT 6SM -SHRA BR BKN030 OVC050
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Mountain West Aviation ASRI 128.875
775-883-1500
[web site]
[email]
Mountain West Aviation is a full service FBO, also offering convenient self-service fueling. The fuel island is located mid-field off Taxiway Bravo on the north side of the runway and it is open 24 hours a day. Our goal is to provide you with the best value and service in the Reno-Tahoe area. Please stop by and enjoy our hospitality.
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SS $4.99 $3.65 
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
 El Aero Services
775-883-1500
[web site]
[email]
Aircraft charters, Aircraft maintenance

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 Sterling Air
775-885-6800
toll-free 1-800-770-5908
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[email]
Aircraft ground handling, Oxygen service, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, ...
 
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