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KCXP Carson Airport
Carson City, Nevada, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 20 JULY 2017

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
  • FOR CD CALL NORCAL APCH AT 916-361-0596.

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: TIMOTHY A. ROWE
2600 E. COLLEGE PARKWAY #6
CARSON CITY, NV 89706
Phone 775-841-2255

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 191
Single engine airplanes: 137
Multi engine airplanes: 21
Jet airplanes: 6
Helicopters: 5
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.
COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -19C/-2F.
CD 133.25. IF UNA, FOR CD CTC NORCAL APCH AT 916-361-0596.

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 between 20 July 2017 at 0901Z and 17 August 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 27   download (272KB)
RNAV (GPS)-A   download (240KB)
 
JIMPA TWO (OBSTACLE) (RNAV)   download (112KB)
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
looking south.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 28-Jul-2017
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:2712:27
Sunrise05:5712:57
Sunset20:1403:14
Evening civil twilight20:4403:44

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  28-Jul-2017 12:26:55
Local (UTC-7)  28-Jul-2017 05:26:55
 
METAR
KCXP 281215Z AUTO 29003KT 10SM CLR 15/07 A3015 RMK AO2
KMEV 
12nm S 
281215Z AUTO 10SM CLR 11/06 A3015 RMK AO2
KRNO 
18nm N 
281155Z 29004KT 10SM CLR 20/07 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP135 T02000072 10261 20200 58001
KTRK 
19nm NW 
281215Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 07/06 A3025 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE
TAF
KCXP 281120Z 2812/2912 VRB03KT P6SM SKC FM282300 26010KT P6SM SCT100 FM290400 VRB03KT P6SM BKN100
KRNO 
18nm N 
281120Z 2812/2912 VRB03KT P6SM SKC FM282300 28010G18KT P6SM SCT110 FM290600 VRB03KT P6SM BKN110
KTRK 
19nm NW 
281120Z 2812/2912 VRB03KT P6SM SKC FM282000 24010KT P6SM SCT090 FM290300 VRB03KT P6SM BKN090
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 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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EPIC
100LL Jet A
FS $5.49 $4.25 
SS $4.45 $2.95 
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
 Carson Aviation Adventures
775-223-5353
[web site]
Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Pilot school (FAR Part 141), Flight training, Aircraft rental, Aerial tours / aerial sightseeing, Aerial photography, ...
 
Certificated Pilot School  
 
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 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
[web site]
[email]
Aircraft ground handling, Oxygen service, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Aircraft maintenance, Aircraft modifications, ...
 
National Business Aviation Association  
 
More info about Sterling Air
on airport  
   1 read write
 

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