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KSEE Gillespie Field Airport
San Diego/El Cajon, California, USA

GOING TO SAN DIEGO/EL CAJON?


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 15 AUGUST 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: SEE
Lat/Long: 32-49-34.4000N 116-58-20.8000W
32-49.573333N 116-58.346667W
32.8262222,-116.9724444
(estimated)
Elevation: 387.5 ft. / 118.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 13E (1990)
From city: 10 miles NE of central business district of the associated city
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 92020

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/1942
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: LOS ANGELES CENTER
FSS: SAN DIEGO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: SEE (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0700-2100
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT VASI RWY 17, 35, & 09L; PAPI & REIL RWY 27R; MIRL RWY 09L/27R & RY 17/35 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 120.7
ATIS: 125.45
WX AWOS-3P: 125.45 (619-449-1228)
GILLESPIE GROUND: 121.7 [0700-2100]
GILLESPIE TOWER: 120.7 257.8 123.8 [0700-2100]
SOCAL APPROACH: 124.35
SOCAL DEPARTURE: 124.35
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 125.1
CWARD DP: 119.6
PADRZ DP: 119.6
WX ASOS at MYF (8 nm W): 126.9 (858-576-4337)
WX ASOS at SAN (12 nm SW): PHONE 619-296-8934
WX ASOS at RNM (13 nm N): 132.025 (760-789-0736)
WX ASOS at SDM (15 nm S): 132.35 (619-661-8297)
WX ASOS at NRS (17 nm SW): PHONE 619-437-9890
  • GENERAL OUTLOOK ON ATIS WHEN ATCT CLSD.
  • FOR CLNC DEL WHEN ATCT CLSD CALL SOCAL APCH (800) 448-3724, PRESS 5.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PGYr347/13.0POGGI VORTAC116.4514E
MZBr063/13.0MISSION BAY VORTAC117.8015E
TIJr343/17.2TIJUANA VOR/DME116.5014E
JLIr211/27.1JULIAN VORTAC114.0015E
OCNr123/33.5OCEANSIDE VORTAC115.3015E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FOR FUEL SVC OR ASSISTANCE DRG BUS HRS, CTC (619) 449-0611, (619) 448-5991, OR (619) 981-5000. 100LL SELF SVC AVBL 24 HRS.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH/LOW
Bulk oxygen: HIGH/LOW

Runway Information

Runway 9L/27R

Dimensions: 5342 x 100 ft. / 1628 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 90.0
Double wheel: 120.0
Double tandem: 200.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9L  RUNWAY 27R
Latitude: 32-49.767562N32-49.583215N
Longitude: 116-58.875063W116-57.854818W
Elevation: 359.1 ft.387.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 089 magnetic, 102 true269 magnetic, 282 true
Displaced threshold: no706 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-box VASI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (4.50 degrees glide path)
PAPI UNUSBL BYD 6 DEGS RIGHT OF CRS.
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: LOC/DME
Obstructions: 87 ft. tree, 580 ft. from runway, 275 ft. left of centerline, 4:1 slope to clear37 ft. road, 585 ft. from runway, 250 ft. both sides of centerline, 10:1 slope to clear
RWY 27R APCH RATIO 30:1 TO DSPLCD THR.

Runway 17/35

Dimensions: 4145 x 100 ft. / 1263 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 58.0
Double wheel: 106.0
Double tandem: 195.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RWY 17 END LGTS NON-STD, SPREAD LESS THAN RWY PAVEMENT WIDTH.
RUNWAY 17  RUNWAY 35
Latitude: 32-49.770795N32-49.087325N
Longitude: 116-58.349020W116-58.343593W
Elevation: 366.0 ft.384.9 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 166 magnetic, 179 true346 magnetic, 359 true
Displaced threshold: 450 ft.685 ft.
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-box VASI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)2-box VASI on left (4.50 degrees glide path)
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 15 ft. bldg, lighted, 201 ft. from runway, 125 ft. left of centerline
RWY 17 +8 FT FENCE AT 30 FT FM RWY END, 85 FT LEFT.
30 ft. pole, 510 ft. from runway, 40 ft. left of centerline, 10:1 slope to clear
RWY 35 UNLIT 8 FT FENCE 1 FT SOUTH OF RWY END; +20 FT TREES AT 100-200 FT FM RWY END 130 FT LEFT.

Runway 9R/27L

Dimensions: 2738 x 60 ft. / 835 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.0
RUNWAY 9R  RUNWAY 27L
Latitude: 32-49.642865N32-49.548297N
Longitude: 116-58.574245W116-58.051327W
Elevation: 366.3 ft.379.9 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 089 magnetic, 102 true269 magnetic, 282 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO
DEPT PUBLIC WORKS-AIRPORTS, 1960 JOE CROSSON DR
EL CAJON, CA 92020-1236
Phone 619-956-4800
Manager: CATHE JOHNSON
GILLESPIE FIELD AIRPORT, 1960 JOE CROSSON DR
EL CAJON, CA 92020-1236
Phone (619) 956-4805
ARPT OPNS, 619-956-4800

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 554
Single engine airplanes: 478
Multi engine airplanes: 30
Jet airplanes: 17
Helicopters: 24
Gliders airplanes: 5
    
Aircraft operations: avg 630/day *
70% local general aviation
30% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 March 2019

Additional Remarks

W TRNT RAMP AND PTNS OF TWY DELTA BTN D2 AND W TSTN RAMP NOT VISIBLE FROM ATCT.
WHEN TWR CLSD, ACFT MUST SELF-ANNOUNCE ON CTAF PRIOR TO LDG OR DEP.
COYOTES AND BIRDS OCCASIONALLY ON AND IN VCNTY OF ARPT.
SIMULATED ENG FAILURES PROHIBITED OVER RESIDENTIAL AREAS.
PPR FOR ALL MIL ACFT, AND ALL MIL/CIV VFR LOW APCHS BLO 1000 FT AGL CTC ARPT OPS 619-956-4800.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROCS IN EFFECT. RWY 17 PREFERRED NOISE ABATEMENT DEP WHEN ATCT CLSD. TGL AND JET DEPS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED 2200-0700. NOISE SENSITIVE AREAS ALL QUADS. NOISE ABATEMENT PATTERN INFO AVBL AT SDCOUNTYAIRPORTS.COM OR CTC ARPT OPS 619-956-4800. COPTER PIONEER NOISE ABATEMENT PATTERN ALT 700 FT MSL; DEP S FR RWY 35 NRS, CROSSWIND BTN BRADLEY AND VERNON WAY, DOWNWIND AT WING AVE, TURN BASE LEG TO FLY OVR E/W TAXI LINE ON E TSNT RAMP, DO NOT OVRFLY TWY D, THEN VIA RWY 17 TO RWY 35 NRS. RMN S OF TWY B4 DUE TO XNG GND TFC. DO NOT OVRFLY PRKD OR TAX ACFT.
RWYS 9L/27R & 9R/27L HEL SKID/RUN-ON LDG PROHIBITED.
RWY 17-35 TPA 1188 (800) SR-SS, 1388 (1000) SS-SR.
RWY 27R CNTRLN IN CLOSE ALNMT WITH TRRN, USE OF LOC/DME HIGHLY RCMDD.
FORMATION FLT AVBL AS TFC PERMITS, LTD TO NO MORE THAN 3 ACFT PER FORMATION.
RWY 27R TPA 1588 (1200) RIGHT TFC SR-SS; TPA 1388 (1000) LEFT TFC SS-SR DUE TO 893 FT AGL MOUNTAIN 2.1 NM ENE OF ARPT. RWY 27L 1388 (1000) LEFT TFC SR-SS.

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 15 August 2019 at 0901Z to 12 September 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 09L **CHANGED**   download (280KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 17 **CHANGED**   download (361KB)
LOC-D **CHANGED**   download (432KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (64KB)
 
Departure Procedures
CWARD TWO (RNAV)   download (276KB)
PADRZ TWO (RNAV)   download (293KB)
 
MISSION BAY ONE (OBSTACLE)   2 pages: [1] [2] (579KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (213KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KMYF - Montgomery-Gibbs Executive Airport (8 nm W)
KNKX - Miramar MCAS (Joe Foss Field) Airport (9 nm W)
KSAN - San Diego International Airport (12 nm SW)
KRNM - Ramona Airport (13 nm N)
KNZY - North Island Naval Air Station (Halsey Field) (14 nm SW)
KSDM - Brown Field Municipal Airport (15 nm S)
KNRS - Imperial Beach Naval Outlying Field (Ream Field) (17 nm SW)
 
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Photo taken 07-Mar-2012
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 24-Aug-2019
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5312:53
Sunrise06:1813:18
Sunset19:2202:22
Evening civil twilight19:4802:48

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  25-Aug-2019 00:50:45
Local (UTC-7)  24-Aug-2019 17:50:45
 
METAR
KSEE 242347Z 25007KT 10SM FEW060 30/16 A2991
KMYF 
8nm W 
242353Z 24007KT 10SM CLR 25/17 A2992 RMK AO2 SLP128 T02500172 10278 20244 55002
KNKX 
8nm W 
242355Z 26006KT 10SM CLR 28/17 A2992 RMK AO2 SLP126 T02780167 10294 20272 55003
KSAN 
12nm SW 
242351Z VRB05KT 10SM FEW011 FEW055 24/18 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP136 T02390178 10244 20233 55003
KRNM 
13nm N 
242353Z 27008KT 10SM CLR 31/12 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP124 T03110122 10344 20311 55000
KNZY 
14nm SW 
242352Z 25008KT 10SM FEW012 FEW050 23/17 A2992 RMK AO2 SLP130 T02280172 10244 20222 56003
KSDM 
15nm S 
242353Z 27007KT 260V330 10SM CLR 24/17 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP131 T02440172 10278 20244 55001
KNRS 
17nm SW 
242356Z AUTO 10SM CLR A2994 RMK AO2 SLP139 54000 $
MMTJ 
18nm S 
242352Z 28007KT 10SM SKC 24/16 A2995 RMK SLP143 52002 940 HZY CU E
TAF
KNKX 
8nm W 
2421/2521 29008KT 9999 SKC QNH2985INS BECMG 2502/2504 VRB05KT 9999 FEW010 QNH2989INS TEMPO 2506/2512 8000 BR BKN004 FM251630 VRB05KT 9999 NSW FEW009 QNH2991INS T28/2421Z T18/2512Z
KSAN 
12nm SW 
242004Z 2420/2524 27009KT P6SM FEW011 FM250200 VRB04KT P6SM SCT011 FM251100 VRB03KT P6SM BKN009 FM251600 VRB04KT P6SM SCT010 FM251900 28009KT P6SM FEW014
KNZY 
14nm SW 
2415/2515 VRB06KT 9999 FEW012 FEW250 QNH2990INS FM241800 26008KT 9999 FEW020 FEW250 QNH2988INS BECMG 2502/2504 VRB06KT 9999 SCT018 QNH2990INS TEMPO 2507/2513 BKN015 T23/2421Z T17/2513Z FS30136
MMTJ 
18nm S 
241709Z 2418/2524 32005KT P6SM SKC TX25/2420Z TN17/2512Z FM250000 34005KT P6SM SCT015 FM250600 34005KT P6SM BKN015 FM251000 34005KT 3SM BR OVC010 TEMPO 2511/2515 2SM BR OVC005 FM251800 34005KT P6SM BKN015
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Golden State Aviation
No ramp fees
123.50
619-368-0065
[email]
Hangar space up to G650 available overnight, short and long term at our secondary location on the field (GS Jet). Corporate office space in hangar: will build to suit. Shell Aviation Certified Dealer. Serving Aviation since 1968. No Ramp Fee and Free outside Parking w/purchase. Free courtesy/crew car w/purchase of Jet A. Start Cart/Lav service no charge. 24 Hr callouts $50: Call Mike Roberts 24/7 at 619-368-0065.
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Crew car   Courtesy car   Courtesy transportation   Avis   Wireless Internet Access (WiFi)  
 
Shell
100LL Jet A
FS $5.39 $3.49 
SS $5.09 --- 
GUARANTEED
 
   3 read write
Circle Air Group 123.00
619-448-5991
toll-free 1-877-253-8247
[web site]
[email]
Circle Air, at Gillespie Field (KSEE), is the only full service FBO. We offer a private passenger terminal with world class concierge services & amenities, the largest FAA Class III Part 145 Repair Station in San Diego and comprehensive onsite avionics shop. We specialize in KingAir, Citation, Lear, Challenger, Falcon and larger aircraft. We have 85,000 sq. ft. hangar rental space & 500,000 sq. ft. of ramp space. Just 20 minutes from La Jolla and Downtown. TRANSIENTS-We will beat any fuel price in the San Diego area and BEAT CAA PRICING BY $.10/GAL. New Mercedes crew cars.
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NATA Safety 1st   UVair   Contract Fuel   Courtesy car   Avis   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   Hertz   FAA-Approved Repair Station   Wireless Internet Access (WiFi)   Wheelchair Accessible   National Business Aviation Association  
 
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
FS $4.95 $3.49 
SS $4.45 --- 
GUARANTEED
 
   45 read write
High Performance Aircraft 858-576-5000
[web site]
[email]
A trusted and reputable name in aviation for the past 30 years! High Performance Aircraft offers aircraft maintenance, sales, parts, and FBO services. What sets our FBO apart from our competition? Our dedication to hospitality and excellent customer service! Our reputation for integrity and reliability keeps our customers coming back. Our facility offers plenty of space for your aircraft to spread its wings on our ramp or in a hangar. And, we will waive ramp fees with fuel purchase!
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CAA Preferred FBO   Crew car   Avis   Go Rentals   Hertz   Wireless Internet Access (WiFi)   National Business Aviation Association  
 
independent
Jet A
FS $3.39 
GUARANTEED
 
   7 read write
GS Jet 123.50
619-855-7018
[email]
Hangar space up to G650 available overnight, short and long term. Corporate office space: will build to suit. Courtesy and crew car available with prior arrangement. After hours callout fee $50. Cafe next door. Avis and Enterprise. Lektro tug. Call in advance for superior service. Mike Roberts, manager 24/7: 619-855-7018
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Crew cars   Courtesy car   Avis   Enterprise Rent-A-Car  
 
Shell
Jet A
FS $3.49 
GUARANTEED
 
   1 read write
FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
 Neal Aviation
619-663-1000
619-857-8770
[web site]
[email]
Avionics sales and service
 
FAA-Approved Repair Station   Avidyne   Garmin   NAT / dB Systems   S-TEC  
 
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   1 read write
Anglo-American Aviation 619-448-9149
no information available

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Coastal Fliers 619-441-2610
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Instrument Overhaul Service of San Diego 619-449-5565
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Getting Around: Taxi, Limo, Rental Cars, Mass Transit

  
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 Contact 
 
Services / Description
 
Comments
  
SDMTS Bus # 877 [web site]
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