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KFFZ Falcon Field Airport
Mesa, Arizona, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 18 MAY 2023

Location

FAA Identifier: FFZ
Lat/Long: 33-27-39.0260N 111-43-41.9710W
33-27.650433N 111-43.699517W
33.4608406,-111.7283253
(estimated)
Elevation: 1394 ft. / 424.9 m (surveyed)
Variation: 12E (1990)
From city: 5 miles NE of MESA, AZ
Time zone: UTC -7 (year round; does not observe DST)
Zip code: 85215

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/1941
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: ALBUQUERQUE CENTER
FSS: PRESCOTT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FFZ (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Pattern altitude: 2702 ft. MSL
TPA FOR LIGHT ACFT 1006 FT AGL; TPA FOR LARGE & TURBINE-POWERED ACFT 1506 FT AGL; TPA 506 FT AGL FOR ROTORCRAFT.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RWY 04L/22R; TWY LGTS - CTAF. WHEN ATCT CLSD MIRL RWY 04L/22R NA; MIRL RWY 04R/22L; TWY LGTS PRESET LOW INTST; INCR INTST - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 124.6
UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 118.25
WX ASOS: PHONE 480-641-4111
FALCON GROUND: 121.3 [MAY 15-AUG 15 1230-0400Z, AUG 16-MAY14 1300-0400Z]
FALCON TOWER: 124.6 [MAY 15-AUG 15 1230-0400Z, AUG 16-MAY14 1300-0400Z]
PHOENIX APPROACH: 120.7
PHOENIX DEPARTURE: 120.7
BLYTHE STAR: 124.1
DSERT STAR: 120.7
HUUTY STAR: 124.9
SUNSS STAR: 124.1
WX AWOS-3 at IWA (10 nm S): 133.5 (480-988-9428)
WX AWOS-3PT at CHD (12 nm S): PHONE 480-814-9952
WX ASOS at SDL (13 nm NW): PHONE 480-483-3049
WX ASOS at PHX (14 nm W): PHONE 602-231-8557
  • EMERG FREQ 121.5 NOT AVBL AT ATCT.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
IWAr325/10.2WILLIE VORTAC113.3013E
PXRr070/12.2PHOENIX VORTAC115.6012E
TFDr003/35.7STANFIELD VORTAC114.8012E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A1+
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH/LOW
Bulk oxygen: HIGH/LOW

Runway Information

Runway 4R/22L

Dimensions: 5100 x 100 ft. / 1554 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 38.0
Double wheel: 60.0
Double tandem: 90.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 4R  RUNWAY 22L
Latitude: 33-27.353998N33-27.881167N
Longitude: 111-44.045217W111-43.263647W
Elevation: 1365.6 ft.1394.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
RIGHT TFC WHEN ATCT CLSD.
Runway heading: 039 magnetic, 051 true219 magnetic, 231 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI RWY 22L DOES NOT PRVD OBSTN CLNC BYD 4 NM FM THR.
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 8 ft. road, 420 ft. from runway, 270 ft. left of centerline, 27:1 slope to clearnone

Runway 4L/22R

Dimensions: 3799 x 75 ft. / 1158 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Operational restrictions: CLSD WHEN ATCT CLSD. 150 FT X 95 FT BLAST PADS AVBL.
RUNWAY 4L  RUNWAY 22R
Latitude: 33-27.498027N33-27.890962N
Longitude: 111-44.051035W111-43.468963W
Elevation: 1365.7 ft.1386.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 039 magnetic, 051 true219 magnetic, 231 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF MESA
4800 E FALCON DR
MESA, AZ 85215-1466
Phone 480-644-2450
Manager: CORINNE NYSTROM
4800 E. FALCON DR.
MESA, AZ 85215
Phone 480-644-2450

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 638
Single engine airplanes: 516
Multi engine airplanes: 76
Jet airplanes: 8
Helicopters: 37
Gliders airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 860/day *
58% local general aviation
23% air taxi
18% transient general aviation
1% military
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2020

Additional Remarks

A30A-04L RWY 04R & 04L CALM WIND RWY.
A30A-04R RWY 04R & 04L CALM WIND RWY.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROC IN EFCT - 480-644-6647.
WHEN ATCT CLSD, FOR CD CTC PHOENIX APPROACH AT 602-306-2565.
TRNG OPS RWY 04L/22R WHEN PSBL; TRNG OPS NA 2200-0530.
2786 FT MSL UNLGTD MT 5 MI E. RISING TRRN NE.
CTN: DO NOT MISTAKE HELI 1 MI N FOR RWY.
TURB PSBL BLW 500 FT NEAR TEST SITE 1.5 MI N.
TRML APRON LMTD TO 45000 LB GWT SINGLE WHEEL OR 75000 LB GWT DUAL WHEEL.
FIXED WING & ROTORCRAFT TRNG, BIRDS & WILDLIFE ON & 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 18 May 2023 at 0901Z to 15 June 2023 at 0900z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
ARLIN FOUR   download (318KB)
BLYTHE FIVE   download (271KB)
DSERT TWO (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (300KB)
HUUTY ONE (RNAV)   download (240KB)
SUNSS EIGHT   download (264KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 04L **CHANGED**   download (193KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 04R **CHANGED**   download (207KB)
RNAV (GPS)-B **CHANGED**   download (184KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (120KB)
 
Departure Procedures
SACAT THREE (RNAV)   download (155KB)
 
MESA ONE (OBSTACLE)   download (330KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (357KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KIWA - Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (10 nm S)
KCHD - Chandler Municipal Airport (12 nm S)
KSDL - Scottsdale Airport (13 nm NW)
P19 - Stellar Airpark (14 nm SW)
KPHX - Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (14 nm W)
 
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Area around KFFZ (Falcon Field Airport)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KFFZ (Falcon Field Airport)
Photo courtesy of Maricopa County (AZ) Assessorís Office
Taken in August 2013
looking north.

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Airport diagram
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Diagram of KFFZ (Falcon Field Airport)
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 27-May-2023
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight04:5311:53
Sunrise05:2112:21
Sunset19:2702:27
Evening civil twilight19:5602:56

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  28-May-2023 04:36:30
Local (UTC-7)  27-May-2023 21:36:30
 
METAR
KFFZ 280354Z 33003KT 10SM CLR 30/M02 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP062 T03001017
KIWA 
10nm S 
280415Z AUTO 33006KT 10SM CLR 29/M02 A2981 RMK AO2 T02861023
KCHD 
12nm S 
272347Z 28005G11KT 10SM CLR 35/M04 A2977
KSDL 
13nm NW 
280353Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 31/M03 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP068 T03061033
KPHX 
16nm W 
280351Z 30005KT 10SM CLR 33/M06 A2976 RMK AO2 SLP058 T03281061
TAF
KIWA 
10nm S 
271720Z 2718/2818 16005KT P6SM SKC FM272000 27009KT P6SM SKC FM280700 12007KT P6SM SKC
KSDL 
13nm NW 
271720Z 2718/2818 20007KT P6SM SKC FM280300 VRB04KT P6SM SKC
KPHX 
16nm W 
280234Z 2803/2906 27008KT P6SM SKC FM281000 10005KT P6SM SKC FM281800 18008KT P6SM SKC FM282200 25009KT P6SM SKC
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Avflight Mesa UNICOM 122.95
480-832-2582
toll-free 800-237-2359
[web site]
[email]
Visit the only full-service FBO with 24/7 fuel availability on the field. Enjoy the luxuries of a new, state-of-the-art FBO facility outfitted for modern travels, providing the ultimate private flying experience on the north side of the field. For added convenience, we continue to offer tie-down services on the south side of the field near the tower. Fly in and enjoy reliable service with incomparable customer care!
More info and photos of Avflight Mesa
 
Avfuel Contract Fuel   Fly Louie Alliance   AVTRIP  
 
Avfuel
100LL Jet A
FS $6.67 $5.36 
SS $6.19 --- 
GUARANTEED
 
   5 read write
Cunningham Aviation 602-488-3878
[web site]
[email]
Visit Falcon Field's newest full-service FBO offering aircraft ground handling and parking (ramp or tie-down) hangar leasing, lav service, GPU, and oxygen. Full Service Jet A and 100LL available 24/7 and self-serve 100LL.
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NATA Safety 1st   World Fuel Contract Fuel   AVCARD® by World Fuel   World Fuel Rewards   Wireless Internet Access (WiFi)  
 
World Fuel Services
100LL Jet A
FS $6.64 $4.47 
SS $6.14 --- 
GUARANTEED
 
   3 read write
 Heliponents, Inc.
480-981-8300
480-904-6001
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Aircraft ground handling, Oxygen service, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, GPU / Power cart, ...
 
Phillips 66® Aviation Contract Fuel  
 
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Phillips 66
Jet A
PS $4.52 
 Updated 24-May-2023
 
   1 read write
Alternatives at nearby airports
IMPORTANT: Note that the FBOs below are NOT at KFFZ but at other nearby airports. Do not expect services from these FBOs to be available at KFFZ.
Located at KIWA
Gateway Aviation Services
ASRI 129.875
480-988-7700
[web site]
[email]

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At KIWA (Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport), 10 miles SSE

Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (formerly Williams Gateway Airport) is your best aviation value when visiting the Phoenix Metrolpolitan area. Our three expansive runways (10,401; 10,201; 9,301 feet), close freeway access, and competitive pricing make a great alternative to other valley airports. Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport and Gateway Aviation Services - just plane easy.
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Located at KIWA
World Fuel Services
100LL Jet A
FS $6.91 $6.26 
GUARANTEED
 
   1 read write
FS=Full service
PS=Pump service
SS=Self service
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Aviation One Services toll-free 888-325-0854
[web site]
[email]
Aviation One offers jet maintenance, AOG support, aircraft management, aircraft cleaning and detailing, hangar parking, and Avionics services. Our experienced maintenance team is ready for both scheduled and unscheduled events. 24/7 AOG support is available to ensure your aircraft is airworthy to take off. We have two 10,000 SF hangar spaces available for both short and long-term parking. We also offer mobile Avionics troubleshooting, maintenance, repair, and installation services. Additionally, we offer investment opportunities through the Aviation One Qualified Opportunity Fund.
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