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KVCB Nut Tree Airport
Vacaville, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 11 OCTOBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: VCB
Lat/Long: 38-22-41.6000N / 121-57-40.3000W
38-22.693333N / 121-57.671667W
38.3782222 / -121.9611944
(estimated)
Elevation: 116.9 ft. / 35.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 13E (2020)
From city: 2 miles NE of VACAVILLE, CA
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 95688

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: OAKLAND CENTER
FSS: RANCHO MURIETA FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: VCB (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 1400-0100Z++
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: AFT 2200 ACTVT MIRL & PARALLEL TWY LGTS RY 02/20; PAPI & REIL RYS 02 & 20 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.05
WX ASOS: 134.75 (707-448-1594)
TRAVIS APPROACH: 128.4
TRAVIS DEPARTURE: 128.4
WX AWOS-3 at EDU (12 nm NE): 119.025 (530-754-6839)
WX AWOS-3 at DWA (13 nm N): 125.775 (530-750-2759)
WX AWOS-AV at O88 (16 nm SE): 127.075 (707-374-5396)
WX ASOS at APC (18 nm SW): PHONE 707-252-7916

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SACr241/19.7SACRAMENTO VORTAC115.2017E
CCRr354/20.4CONCORD VOR/DME117.0017E
SGDr041/22.8SCAGGS ISLAND VORTAC112.1017E
MCCr219/31.4MC CLELLAN VOR/DME109.2017E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 2/20

Dimensions: 4700 x 75 ft. / 1433 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 2  RUNWAY 20
Latitude: 38-22.372078N38-23.016052N
Longitude: 121-57.945188W121-57.398928W
Elevation: 115.8 ft.111.7 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 021 magnetic, 034 true201 magnetic, 214 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.75 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.75 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 52 ft. tree, 1450 ft. from runway, 200 ft. right of centerline, 25:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COUNTY OF SOLANO
580 TEXAS ST
FAIRFIELD, CA 94533
Phone 707-784-6100
Manager: DAVE DALY
301 COUNTY AIRPORT ROAD
VACAVILLE, CA 95688
Phone 707-469-4600

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 124
Single engine airplanes: 115
Multi engine airplanes: 9
  • INCLUDES 4 GYROPLANES.
    
Aircraft operations: avg 278/day *
59% transient general aviation
39% local general aviation
1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2017

Additional Remarks

NO TURNS TO XW BLW 800 FT MSL; RMN W OF INSTA HWY FOR RWY 20, NOISE SENSITIVE AREA W OF ARPT.
TWY LGTS ON PARL TWY ONLY.
RWY 02 CALM WIND RWY.

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 11 October 2018 at 0901Z to 8 November 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 20 **CHANGED**   download (189KB)
VOR-A **CHANGED**   download (153KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (60KB)
 
Departure Procedures
SOKOY THREE   download (126KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (208KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSUU - Travis Air Force Base (7 nm S)
KEDU - University Airport (12 nm NE)
KDWA - Yolo County Airport (13 nm N)
O88 - Rio Vista Municipal Airport (16 nm SE)
KAPC - Napa County Airport (18 nm SW)
O41 - Watts-Woodland Airport (18 nm N)
 
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Aerial photo of KVCB (Nut Tree Airport)
Photo by Mike Hedrick in his Piper Cherokee
Photo taken 07-Sep-2012
looking south.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 17-Oct-2018
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5313:53
Sunrise07:2014:20
Sunset18:2701:27
Evening civil twilight18:5301:53

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Oct-2018 05:35:25
Local (UTC-7)  17-Oct-2018 22:35:25
 
METAR
KVCB 180453Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 12/03 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP175 T01170028
KSUU 
7nm S 
180458Z AUTO 20012KT 10SM CLR 13/08 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP176 T01340080 $
KEDU 
12nm NE 
180515Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 14/03 A3004 RMK AO1
KAPC 
19nm SW 
180454Z 19004KT 10SM CLR 12/09 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP174 T01170094
TAF
KSUU 
7nm S 
180305Z 1803/1909 23009KT 9999 SKC QNH3021INS BECMG 1811/1812 02009KT 9999 SKC QNH3005INS BECMG 1820/1821 24009KT 9999 SKC QNH3008INS TX30/1823Z TN05/1812Z
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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Solano County - Nut Tree Airport 707-469-4600
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[email]
Aviation fuel, Computerized weather, Internet access, Restrooms

More info about Solano County - Nut Tree Airport
Ascent
100LL Jet A
FS --- $4.70 
SS $4.39 $4.70 
 Updated 24-Sep-2018
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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