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3S8 Grants Pass Airport
Grants Pass, Oregon, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 12 OCTOBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: 3S8
Lat/Long: 42-30-36.4000N / 123-23-16.8000W
42-30.606667N / 123-23.280000W
42.5101111 / -123.3880000
(estimated)
Elevation: 1130.1 ft. / 344.5 m (surveyed)
Variation: 17E (1995)
From city: 5 miles NW of GRANTS PASS, OR
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 97526

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 01/1959
Control tower: no
ARTCC: SEATTLE CENTER
FSS: MC MINNVILLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: MMV (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-1700
Pattern altitude: 2130.1 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT VASI RY 31 & REIL RY 13 & 31 & MIRL 13/31 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3PT: 120.0 (541-955-3392)
CASCADE APPROACH: 124.3 [0600-2330]
CASCADE DEPARTURE: 124.3 [0600-2330]
  • AUTOMATED UNICOM.
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY SEATTLE ARTCC ON FREQS 121.4/254.35 (MEDFORD RCAG) WHEN EUGENE APCH/DEP CTL CLSD. PRIMARY APCH/DEP HRS 0600-2300.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
OEDr256/21.1ROGUE VALLEY VORTAC113.6019E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
MEDFORD272/23.635616EMEF -- . ..-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
24 HR CREDIT CARD FUEL AVBL.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 13/31

Dimensions: 4001 x 75 ft. / 1220 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 19.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Runway edge markings: RY 13/31 BSC MARKINGS, PLUS AIMING POINT MARKINGS.
RUNWAY 13  RUNWAY 31
Latitude: 42-30.865038N42-30.349460N
Longitude: 123-23.556455W123-23.002417W
Elevation: 1098.5 ft.1130.1 ft.
Gradient: 0.8%0.8%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 125 magnetic, 142 true305 magnetic, 322 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on right (4.25 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 74 ft. tree, 1904 ft. from runway, 175 ft. left of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear82 ft. trees, 1379 ft. from runway, 200 ft. right of centerline, 14:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: JOSEPHINE COUNTY AIRPORTS
1441 BROOKSIDE BLVD.
GRANTS PASS, OR 97526
Phone 541-955-4535
Manager: LARRY GRAVES
1441 BROOKSIDE BLVD.
GRANTS PASS, OR 97526
Phone 541-955-4535
FAX # - 541-479-8894

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 211
Single engine airplanes: 169
Multi engine airplanes: 20
Jet airplanes: 3
Helicopters: 13
Ultralights: 6
    
Aircraft operations: avg 68/day *
72% transient general aviation
26% local general aviation
2% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 15 September 2015

Additional Remarks

VASI RY 31 NOT TO BE USED FOR TURBOJET OPNS.
RY 31 DESIGNATED CALM WIND RY.
COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -15C.

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)-A   download (502KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (223KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KMFR - Rogue Valley International - Medford Airport (24 nm E)
KRBG - Roseburg Regional Airport (44 nm N)
KCEC - Jack Mc Namara Field Airport (58 nm SW)
KSIY - Siskiyou County Airport (60 nm SE)
KOTH - Southwest Oregon Regional Airport (66 nm NW)
 
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Photo taken 13-Feb-2017
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 22-Oct-2017
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:0714:07
Sunrise07:3614:36
Sunset18:2001:20
Evening civil twilight18:4901:49

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Oct-2017 00:36:00
Local (UTC-7)  22-Oct-2017 17:36:00
 
METAR
3S8 SuperAWOS
222255Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM 16/16 A3041
KSXT 
5nm N 
222356Z AUTO 24006KT M1/4SM FG VV002 11/10 A3043 RMK AO2 SLP293 T01060100 10106 20089 53010
TAF
KMFR 
24nm E 
221746Z 2218/2318 VRB03KT P6SM VCSH SCT030 OVC050 FM221900 VRB03KT P6SM VCSH SCT020 BKN035 OVC050 FM230000 VRB03KT P6SM SCT025 OVC050 FM230500 VRB02KT 6SM BR BKN040 FM231300 VRB02KT 3SM BR BKN003 FM231700 33003KT P6SM FEW005 SCT250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
 Pacific Aviation Northwest, Inc.
UNICOM 122.80
541-479-2230
[web site]
[email]
An FBO for All your Flight needs. Small Airport with personal service! Enterprise Rental Car's now available. Ice, Vending, and Free internet.

More info about Pacific Aviation Northwest, Inc.
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A Mogas
FS --- $4.49 --- 
SS $5.09 $4.19 $4.39 
 Updated 17-Oct-2017
 
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SS=Self service
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Debs Aircraft 541-474-2732
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