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KBLU Blue Canyon - Nyack Airport
Emigrant Gap, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 27 FEBRUARY 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: BLU
Lat/Long: 39-16-29.9000N 120-42-35.1000W
39-16.498333N 120-42.585000W
39.2749722,-120.7097500
(estimated)
Elevation: 5283.5 ft. / 1610 m (estimated)
Variation: 16E (1985)
From city: 1 mile S of EMIGRANT GAP, CA
Time zone: UTC -8 (UTC -7 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 95715

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 05/1941
Control tower: no
ARTCC: OAKLAND CENTER
FSS: RANCHO MURIETA FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: BLU (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
ARPT CLSD WINTERS DUE TO SNOW.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RWY 15/33 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
ROTG BCN OTS INDEFLY . ACTVT ROTG BCN - CTAF.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX ASOS: 120.075 (530-389-2091)
WX AWOS-3 at GOO (14 nm W): 121.325 (530-273-0029)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SWRr270/21.2SQUAW VALLEY VOR/DME113.2016E
HNWr346/33.1HANGTOWN VOR/DME115.5017E

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 15/33

Dimensions: 3300 x 50 ft. / 1006 x 15 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
MIRL RY 15/33 OTS INDEFLY .
RUNWAY 15  RUNWAY 33
Latitude: 39-16.762928N39-16.232025N
Longitude: 120-42.660418W120-42.510882W
Elevation: 5283.5 ft.5245.9 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Obstructions: 20 ft. tree, 750 ft. from runway, 110 ft. left of centerline, 27:1 slope to clear
RWY 15 +4 FT BRUSH 100 FT FM THLD 125 FT LEFT TO 125 FT RIGHT
15 ft. tree, 400 ft. from runway, 13:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COUNTY OF PLACER
3091 COUNTY CTR DR.
AUBURN, CA 95603
Phone 530-745-7500
Manager: JOHN WEBER
3091 COUNTY CTR DR. SUITE 220
AUBURN, CA 95603
Phone 530-745-7564
LOCATED AT DEPT OF PUBLIC WORKS OFFICE, AUBURN, CA.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft operations: avg 23/week *
92% transient general aviation
8% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2018

Additional Remarks

ARPT CLSD SS-SR.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO LAND WITH SNOW ON THE RUNWAY. NO SNOW REMOVAL SERVICES ARE PROVIDED.
FOR CD CTC OAKLAND ARTCC AT 510-745-3380.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at KBLU.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KGOO - Nevada County Airport (14 nm W)
KAUN - Auburn Municipal Airport (26 nm SW)
KTRK - Truckee-Tahoe Airport (27 nm E)
KPVF - Placerville Airport (33 nm S)
KBAB - Beale Air Force Base (35 nm W)
 
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Photo taken 21-Jul-2007

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 27-Feb-2020
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:1214:12
Sunrise06:3914:39
Sunset17:5201:52
Evening civil twilight18:1902:19

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  28-Feb-2020 07:19:58
Local (UTC-8)  27-Feb-2020 23:19:58
 
METAR
KBLU 280652Z AUTO 08003KT 10SM CLR 11/M04 A3032 RMK AO2 SLP213 T01061044
KGOO 
14nm W 
280655Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 14/M02 A3023 RMK A01
TAF
KTRK 
28nm E 
280521Z 2806/2906 VRB03KT P6SM FEW200 FM282000 20009KT P6SM SCT200 FM282300 24009KT P6SM SCT100 BKN200 FM290300 20006KT P6SM SCT080 BKN180
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