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KJAQ Westover Field / Amador County Airport
Jackson, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 22 APRIL 2021

Location

FAA Identifier: JAQ
Lat/Long: 38-22-36.4860N 120-47-38.0770W
38-22.608100N 120-47.634617W
38.3768017,-120.7939103
(estimated)
Elevation: 1693 ft. / 516 m (estimated)
Variation: 16E (1990)
From city: 2 miles NW of JACKSON, CA
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 95685

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1940
Control tower: no
ARTCC: OAKLAND CENTER
FSS: RANCHO MURIETA FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: RIU (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0800-1700
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 01 & 19; PAPI RWY 01 & 19; MIRL RWY 01/19 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.075
WX AWOS-3: 121.125 (209-257-1292)
NORCAL APPROACH: 125.1
NORCAL DEPARTURE: 127.4
WX AWOS-3P at CPU (15 nm SE): 118.525 (209-736-2523)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
LINr012/20.7LINDEN VOR/DME114.8017E
HNWr169/21.0HANGTOWN VOR/DME115.5017E
MCCr104/33.5MC CLELLAN VOR/DME109.2017E
SACr079/35.9SACRAMENTO VORTAC115.2017E

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 1/19

Dimensions: 3401 x 60 ft. / 1037 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 1  RUNWAY 19
Latitude: 38-22.348432N38-22.867770N
Longitude: 120-47.768030W120-47.501203W
Elevation: 1690.8 ft.1683.8 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 006 magnetic, 022 true186 magnetic, 202 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI RWY 19 UNUSBL BYD 5 DEG L OF CRS.
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none75 ft. tree, 1600 ft. from runway, 250 ft. left of centerline, 18:1 slope to clear

Helipad H1

Dimensions: 50 x 50 ft. / 15 x 15 m
Surface: concrete
Latitude: 38-22.490000N
Longitude: 120-47.753333W
Elevation: 1694.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COUNTY OF AMADOR
12200 AIRPORT RD
JACKSON, CA 95642-9527
Phone 209-223-6375
Manager: DAVE SHEPPARD
12200 AIRPORT RD
JACKSON, CA 95642
Phone 209-223-2376

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 76
Single engine airplanes: 70
Multi engine airplanes: 6
    
Aircraft operations: avg 68/day *
50% transient general aviation
50% local general aviation
<1% military
<1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2018

Additional Remarks

RWY 19 IS PREFERRED RWY.
FOR CD CTC NORCAL APCH AT 916-361-6874.

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 22 April 2021 at 0901Z to 20 May 2021 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
GPS RWY 01 **CHANGED**   download (187KB)
VOR/DME RWY 01 **CHANGED**   download (200KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply **CHANGED**   download (355KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KCPU - Calaveras County Airport - Maury Rasmussen Field (15 nm SE)
KPVF - Placerville Airport (21 nm N)
1O3 - Lodi Airport (25 nm SW)
KMHR - Sacramento Mather Airport (26 nm NW)
O22 - Columbia Airport (27 nm SE)
 
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Aerial photo of KJAQ (Westover Field / Amador County Airport)
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Photo taken 01-Mar-2013
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 10-May-2021
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:2812:28
Sunrise05:5712:57
Sunset20:0203:02
Evening civil twilight20:3103:31

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  10-May-2021 22:56:10
Local (UTC-7)  10-May-2021 15:56:10
 
METAR
KJAQ 102235Z AUTO 32009G18KT 280V350 10SM CLR 29/02 A2987 RMK AO1 T02930018
KCPU 
15nm SE 
102235Z AUTO 30008G15KT 10SM CLR 30/02 A2985 RMK AO2 T02990015
TAF
KMHR 
25nm W 
101120Z 1012/1112 32009KT P6SM SKC FM101700 33012G20KT P6SM SKC FM110300 VRB05KT P6SM SKC AMD NOT SKED
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Amador County (FBO) 209-223-2376
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel

More info about Amador County (FBO)
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
SS $4.09 $3.79 
 Updated 07-May-2021
 
   1 read write
SS=Self service
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