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KSMX Santa Maria Public Airport/Capt G Allan Hancock Field
Santa Maria, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 06 DECEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: SMX
Lat/Long: 34-53-59.8000N / 120-27-29.1000W
34-53.996667N / 120-27.485000W
34.8999444 / -120.4580833
(estimated)
Elevation: 261.2 ft. / 79.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 14E (1985)
From city: 3 miles S of SANTA MARIA, CA
Time zone: UTC -8 (UTC -7 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 93455

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 06/1947
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: LOS ANGELES CENTER
FSS: HAWTHORNE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: SMX (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0600-2200
Pattern altitude: TPA 1000; TURBOJET & PURE JET 1500.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RWY 12; HIRL RWY 12/30; TWY LIGHTS - CTAF. PAPI RWY 12 & 30 OPERATE CONTINUOUSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index B
Airline operations: CLSD TO SUPPLEMENTAL PART 121 AND PART 135 ACR OPNS EXCP 24 HRS PPR CALL AMGR (805) 922-1726 WKDAYS 0800-1700.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 118.3
UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 121.15
WX ASOS: 121.15 (805-928-0384)
SANTA MARIA GROUND: 121.9 [0600-2000]
SANTA MARIA TOWER: 118.3 239.25 [0600-2000]
SANTA BARBARA APPROACH: 124.15
SANTA BARBARA DEPARTURE: 124.15
EMERG: 121.5
WX AWOS-3PT at LPC (14 nm S): 133.875 (805-735-3075)
WX AWOS-3 at L52 (15 nm NW): 118.375 (805-489-1305)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY LOS ANGELES ARTCC ON FREQS 119.05/269.5 (SAN LUIS OBISPO RCAG) WHEN SANTA BARBARA APCH CTL CLOSED.
  • GUADALUPE RCO 111.0T 122.1R (HAWTHORNE RADIO)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
GLJr119/(4.4)GUADALUPE VOR111.0016E
MQOr129/25.8MORRO BAY VORTAC112.4016E
GVOr305/28.6GAVIOTA VORTAC113.8016E
FLWr232/31.3FELLOWS VOR/DME117.5016E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
ACFT FUEL SERVICING AVAILABLE 129.975.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR

Runway Information

Runway 12/30

Dimensions: 8004 x 150 ft. / 2440 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 56 /F/B/X/U
Single wheel: 75.0
Double wheel: 181.0
Double tandem: 400.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
Gradient: NW
RUNWAY 12  RUNWAY 30
Latitude: 34-54.496692N34-53.557088N
Longitude: 120-27.861532W120-26.737162W
Elevation: 216.8 ft.261.1 ft.
Gradient: 0.5% UP0.6% DOWN
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 121 magnetic, 135 true301 magnetic, 315 true
Declared distances: TORA:8004 TODA:8004 ASDA:8004 LDA:8004TORA:8004 TODA:8004 ASDA:8004 LDA:8004
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on right (3.60 degrees glide path)
RVR equipment: touchdownrollout
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME
Obstructions: none225 ft. trees, 4700 ft. from runway, 800 ft. left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

Runway 2/20

Dimensions: 5199 x 75 ft. / 1585 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 6 /F/B/Y/U
Single wheel: 70.0
Double wheel: 90.0
Double tandem: 150.0
Gradient: N
RUNWAY 2  RUNWAY 20
Latitude: 34-53.603380N34-54.296752N
Longitude: 120-28.075890W120-27.464648W
Elevation: 209.5 ft.226.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.3% UP0.3%
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 022 magnetic, 036 true202 magnetic, 216 true
Declared distances: TORA:5199 TODA:5199 ASDA:5199 LDA:5199TORA:5199 TODA:5199 ASDA:5199 LDA:5199
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none121 ft. trees, 3640 ft. from runway, 350 ft. right of centerline, 28:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: SANTA MARIA PUBLIC APT DIST
3217 TERMINAL DR
SANTA MARIA, CA 93455
Phone 805-922-1726
Manager: CHRIS HASTERT
3217 TERMINAL DR
SANTA MARIA, CA 93455
Phone 805-922-1726

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 228
Single engine airplanes: 195
Multi engine airplanes: 12
Jet airplanes: 5
Helicopters: 13
Gliders airplanes: 1
Ultralights: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 105/day *
52% transient general aviation
28% local general aviation
17% air taxi
2% military
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2017

Additional Remarks

RUNUP APRON RY 30 GWT 110,000 LBS DW.
CAUTION PARALLEL LGTD ROAD LESS THAN 1/4 MILE NW OF RY 12/30.
TRANSIENT PILOTS REMAIN CLEAR OF COMMERCIAL RAMP AND TERMINAL.
SELF SERVE FUEL 100LL AVBL 24 HRS LOCATED NORTH OF TOWER.
CALM WIND LESS THAN 8 KNOTS USE RWY 30.
NO TGL OPNS; LANDING PRACTICE OR PRACTICE INSTRUMENT APPROACHES 2200-0700.
PORTIONS OF TWY J NOT VISIBLE FM ATCT & UNLGTD.
NUMEROUS BIRDS ON AND INVOF 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 from 6 December 2018 at 0901Z to 3 January 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 12   download (354KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 12   download (299KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 30   download (321KB)
LOC/DME BC-A   download (355KB)
VOR RWY 12   download (304KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (29KB)
 
Departure Procedures
BUELT FOUR   download (260KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (132KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KVBG - Vandenberg Air Force Base (12 nm SW)
KLPC - Lompoc Airport (14 nm S)
KSBP - San Luis County Regional Airport (22 nm NW)
KIZA - Santa Ynez Airport (26 nm SE)
KSBA - Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (42 nm SE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 17-Dec-2018
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3614:36
Sunrise07:0515:05
Sunset16:5100:51
Evening civil twilight17:2001:20

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  17-Dec-2018 10:06:47
Local (UTC-8)  17-Dec-2018 02:06:47
 
METAR
KSMX 170951Z AUTO 13007KT 10SM OVC080 13/12 A3011 RMK AO2 RAE17 SLP198 P0001 T01330122
KLPC 
14nm S 
170956Z AUTO 13005KT 10SM BKN080 12/12 A3013 RMK AO2 RAE22 SLP205 P0000 T01220117
KL52 
15nm NW 
170955Z AUTO 06003KT 10SM FEW060 OVC070 13/12 A3011 RMK A01 P0003
KVBG 
17nm S 
170904Z AUTO 12010KT 10SM SCT065 SCT085 OVC150 12/11 A3011 RMK AO2 RAE04 SLP199
TAF
KSMX 170715Z 1707/1806 VRB03KT P6SM BKN120 FM170800 15004KT P6SM VCSH BKN015 OVC050 FM171000 VRB03KT 4SM -RA BKN025 OVC050 FM171300 VRB03KT 2SM -SHRA BR BKN006 OVC012 FM171900 31006KT P6SM BKN015 FM172100 30012KT P6SM BKN025 OVC050 FM180400 32006KT P6SM SCT250
KVBG 
17nm S 
170700Z 1707/1813 VRB06KT 8000 -SHRA BR OVC020 QNH3005INS BECMG 1708/1709 27012KT 6000 SHRA BR BKN005 OVC010 QNH3003INS BECMG 1714/1715 31010G15KT 6000 BR OVC010 QNH3010INS BECMG 1801/1802 31009KT 4800 BR OVC005 QNH3009INS BECMG 1805/1806 31009KT 8000 BR BKN010 QNH3011INS BECMG 1808/1809 31009KT 9999 NSW SCT010 QNH3010INS TX17/1723Z TN07/1713Z
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Central Coast Jet Center ASRI 129.975
805-937-9300
toll-free 1-888-934-2252
[web site]
[email]
Closest FBO to Hawaii. Professionally trained line staff specializes in safe, ultra-quick turns. Gourmet catering, hangaring and impeccable services and amenities. In addition to already competitive fuel pricing, customers receive a substantial discount for 100LL delivered by truck to any location on the airport.
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100LL Jet A
FS $5.50 $5.10 
SS $4.85 --- 
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Coastal Valley Aviation 805-928-7701
[web site]
[email]
Oxygen service, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), GPU / Power cart, Aircraft maintenance, Aircraft modifications, Internet access, Restrooms
 
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Where to Eat: Catering, Restaurants, Food shops

  
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Pepper Garcia's 805-928-4088
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 Radisson Hotel Santa Maria
805-928-8000
toll-free 1-800-333-3333
[web site]
[email]
[Reservations]
Fly in, land, taxi to the back door of the beautiful hotel and relax.
 
AAA 3-Diamonds Rating   Hotels.com Three Stars (First Class)   Wireless Internet Access (WiFi)  
 
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Santa Maria Museum of Flight 805-922-8758
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