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KLAM Los Alamos Airport
Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 SEPTEMBER 2021

Location

FAA Identifier: LAM
Lat/Long: 35-52-46.8700N 106-16-07.2700W
35-52.781167N 106-16.121167W
35.8796861,-106.2686861
(estimated)
Elevation: 7170.9 ft. / 2185.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 10E (2005)
From city: 1 mile E of LOS ALAMOS, NM
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -7 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 87544

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1963
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ALBUQUERQUE CENTER
FSS: ALBUQUERQUE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: LAM (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0800-1700
CLOSED HOLIDAYS. FOR ARPT ATTENDANT AFT HRS & WKENDS CALL 505-709-8687.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REILS RWY 27; MIRL RWY 09/27 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX AWOS-3: 124.175 (505-662-8423)
WX ASOS at SAF (18 nm SE): PHONE 505-474-3117
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ALBUQUERQUE ARTCC (ZAB) ON FREQS 132.8/346.35 (TESUQUE PEAK RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SAFr321/22.6SANTA FE VORTAC110.6013E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
100LL:24-HR SELF-SERV WITH MAJOR CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 6000 x 120 ft. / 1829 x 37 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 35 /F/C/X/T
Single wheel: 43.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 35-52.887283N35-52.674867N
Longitude: 106-16.714683W106-15.527783W
Elevation: 7170.9 ft.7079.6 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 092 magnetic, 102 true272 magnetic, 282 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COUNTY OF LOS ALAMOS
1000 CENTRAL AVE SUITE 350
LOS ALAMOS, NM 87544
Phone 505-663-1750
Manager: JON BULTHUIS
1040 AIRPORT RD
LOS ALAMOS, NM 87544
Phone 505-709-7906

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 49
Single engine airplanes: 47
Helicopters: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 37/day *
82% local general aviation
17% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 10 April 2019

Additional Remarks

RY 27 GRADIENT 1.5% UP TO WEST.
VFR LNDG TRAFFIC REMAIN 5 MILES EAST OF THE ARPT UNTIL TURNING FINAL FOR RY 27 TO AVOID RESTRICTED AREA SOUTH OF THE ARPT.
WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
ARFF INDEX B AVAILABLE WITH 24 HR REQUEST
RWY 09/27 ALL LNDGS TO THE WEST & ALL TKOFS TO THE EAST.
FOR CD CTC ALBUQUERQUE ARTCC AT 505-856-4861.
RADIO COMMUNICATION REQUIRED BEFORE ENTERING TFC PATTERN.
STRONG GUSTY CROSSWINDS.
BLAST BARRIER AER 09.
NO TOUCH & GO LANDINGS.
RY 27 MAKE RIGHT TURN ON GO-AROUND OR MISSED APCH; RESTRICTED AREA ADJ TO SOUTH SIDE OF 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 09 September 2021 at 0901Z to 07 October 2021 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 27   download (277KB)
RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 27   download (284KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (19KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (105KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSAF - Santa Fe Municipal Airport (18 nm SE)
KSKX - Taos Regional Airport (45 nm NE)
KAEG - Double Eagle II Airport (51 nm SW)
KABQ - Albuquerque International Sunport Airport (53 nm S)
0E0 - Moriarty Municipal Airport (56 nm S)
 
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Photo taken 06-Jun-2008

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 28-Sep-2021
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3312:33
Sunrise06:5912:59
Sunset18:5300:53
Evening civil twilight19:1801:18

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  28-Sep-2021 22:31:42
Local (UTC-6)  28-Sep-2021 16:31:42
 
METAR
KLAM 282215Z AUTO 04004KT 10SM OVC050 15/08 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SW AND NW T01480078
KSAF 
18nm SE 
282153Z 25015G21KT 10SM BKN080 21/07 A2995 RMK AO2 PK WND 24027/2054 SLP057 T02060067
TAF
KSAF 
18nm SE 
281722Z 2818/2918 25012G18KT P6SM VCSH BKN060 BKN090 FM290100 29010KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 FM290500 31006KT P6SM BKN035 FM291600 27008KT P6SM SCT050 BKN080
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Los Alamos Avgas, Inc. 505-695-1333
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Pilots lounge / snooze room, Computerized weather, Internet access, Restrooms

More info about Los Alamos Avgas, Inc.
Phillips 66
100LL
SS $5.25 
 Updated 14-Aug-2021
 
   3 read write
SS=Self service
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