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KLAM Los Alamos Airport
Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 12 OCTOBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: LAM
Lat/Long: 35-52-46.8700N / 106-16-07.2700W
35-52.781167N / 106-16.121167W
35.8796861 / -106.2686861
(estimated)
Elevation: 7171 ft. / 2185.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 10E (2005)
From city: 1 mile E of LOS ALAMOS, NM
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -7 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 87544

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1963
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ALBUQUERQUE CENTER
FSS: ALBUQUERQUE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: LAM (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0800-1700, ALL SAT-SUN 0730-1300
FOR ARPT ATTENDANT AFT HRS & WKENDS CALL 505-417-7431.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 09/27 & REIL RY 27 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX AWOS-3: 124.175 (505-662-8423)
WX ASOS at SAF (18 nm SE): PHONE 505-474-3117
  • APCH/DEP SVC PROVIDED BY ALBUQUERQUE ARTCC ON FREQS 132.8/346.35 (TESUQUE PEAK RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SAFr321/22.6SANTA FE VORTAC110.6013E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 6000 x 120 ft. / 1829 x 37 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 35 /F/C/X/T
Single wheel: 43.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Operational restrictions: RY 09/27 ALL LNDGS TO THE WEST & ALL TKOFS TO THE EAST.
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 35-52.887283N35-52.674867N
Longitude: 106-16.714683W106-15.527783W
Elevation: 7170.9 ft.7079.6 ft.
Gradient: 1.5% UP
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 092 magnetic, 102 true272 magnetic, 282 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: no, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
1000 CENTRAL AVE SUITE 350
LOS ALAMOS, NM 87544
Phone 505-663-1750
Manager: DAVE PLOEGER
1040 AIRPORT RD
LOS ALAMOS, NM 87544
Phone 505-662-8420

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 58
Single engine airplanes: 56
Multi engine airplanes: 1
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 39/day *
78% local general aviation
16% transient general aviation
5% commercial
<1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 10 April 2015

Additional Remarks

RY 27 GRADIENT 1.5% UP TO WEST.
VFR LNDG TRAFFIC REMAIN 5 MILES EAST OF THE ARPT UNTIL TURNING FINAL FOR RY 27 TO AVOID RESTRICTED AREA SOUTH OF THE ARPT.
WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
RADIO COMMUNICATION REQUIRED BEFORE ENTERING TFC PATTERN.
STRONG GUSTY CROSSWINDS.
BLAST BARRIER AER 09.
NO TOUCH & GO LANDINGS.
RY 27 MAKE RIGHT TURN ON GO-AROUND OR MISSED APCH; RESTRICTED AREA ADJ TO SOUTH SIDE OF ARPT.

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 14 September 2017 at 0901Z and 9 November 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 27   download (256KB)
RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 27   download (264KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (19KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (105KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSAF - Santa Fe Municipal Airport (18 nm SE)
KSKX - Taos Regional Airport (45 nm NE)
KAEG - Double Eagle II Airport (51 nm SW)
KABQ - Albuquerque International Sunport Airport (53 nm S)
0E0 - Moriarty Airport (56 nm S)
 
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Photo taken 06-Jun-2008

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 22-Oct-2017
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5312:53
Sunrise07:1913:19
Sunset18:2000:20
Evening civil twilight18:4600:46

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  22-Oct-2017 12:04:53
Local (UTC-6)  22-Oct-2017 06:04:53
 
METAR
KLAM 221155Z AUTO 28006KT 10SM SCT090 03/M15 A3039 RMK AO2 T00311154 10046 20014
KSAF 
18nm SE 
221153Z AUTO 32010KT 10SM CLR 04/M14 A3035 RMK AO2 SLP232 T00441139 10050 20011 51013
TAF
KSAF 
18nm SE 
221126Z 2212/2312 36013KT P6SM SKC FM222000 31008KT P6SM FEW250 FM231000 35011KT P6SM FEW250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Los Alamos Avgas, Inc. 505-695-1333
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Pilots lounge / snooze room, Computerized weather, Internet access, Restrooms

More info about Los Alamos Avgas, Inc.
Phillips 66
100LL
SS $4.95 
 Updated 09-Oct-2017
 
   1 read write
SS=Self service
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