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KMEV Minden-Tahoe Airport
Minden, Nevada, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 14 SEPTEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: MEV
Lat/Long: 39-00-01.6210N / 119-45-03.6018W
39-00.027017N / 119-45.060030W
39.0004503 / -119.7510005
(estimated)
Elevation: 4731 ft. / 1442 m (estimated)
Variation: 15E (2000)
From city: 4 miles N of MINDEN, NV
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 89423

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/1942
Control tower: no
ARTCC: OAKLAND CENTER
FSS: RENO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: MEV (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-1700
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 16/34 VASI RYS 16 & 34 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.05
WX AWOS-3PT: 119.325 (775-782-6264)
NORCAL APPROACH: 119.2
NORCAL DEPARTURE: 119.2
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 133.25
WX AWOS-3PT at CXP (12 nm N): 119.925 (775-884-4708)
WX ASOS at TVL (13 nm SW): 124.725 (530-541-5739)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SWRr098/26.5SQUAW VALLEY VOR/DME113.2016E
FMGr172/32.2MUSTANG VORTAC117.9016E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH

Runway Information

Runway 16/34

Dimensions: 7399 x 100 ft. / 2255 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 50.0
Double wheel: 75.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 16  RUNWAY 34
Latitude: 39-00.688603N38-59.470017N
Longitude: 119-45.118780W119-45.113030W
Elevation: 4707.6 ft.4717.1 ft.
Gradient: 0.2%0.2%
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 165 magnetic, 180 true345 magnetic, 360 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Runway 12/30

Dimensions: 5299 x 75 ft. / 1615 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 50.0
Double wheel: 75.0
RUNWAY 12  RUNWAY 30
Latitude: 39-00.329320N38-59.714447N
Longitude: 119-45.512610W119-44.718975W
Elevation: 4700.2 ft.4722.1 ft.
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 120 magnetic, 135 true300 magnetic, 315 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 45 ft. tree, 1430 ft. from runway, 30 ft. left of centerline, 27:1 slope to clearnone

Runway 12G/30G

Dimensions: 2422 x 60 ft. / 738 x 18 m
Surface: dirt, in good condition
Runway edge markings: RWY 30G THRESHOLD MARKED WITH ORANGE AND WHITE PANELS.
RUNWAY 12G  RUNWAY 30G
Latitude: 39-00.018500N38-59.738500N
Longitude: 119-44.949500W119-44.585167W
Elevation: 4716.1 ft.4731.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 120 magnetic, 135 true300 magnetic, 315 true
Markings: none

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY
P O BOX 218
MINDEN, NV 89423
Phone 775-782-9871
Manager: ROBERTA THOMPSON
1146 AIRPORT ROAD
MINDEN, NV 89423
Phone 775-782-9871

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 364
Single engine airplanes: 212
Multi engine airplanes: 38
Jet airplanes: 5
Helicopters: 8
Gliders airplanes: 101
    
Aircraft operations: avg 218/day *
53% local general aviation
44% transient general aviation
3% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2015

Additional Remarks

SAILPLANE TFC PAT RYS 30 & 34 RIGHT TFC.
ULTRALIGHT AND BALLOON ACTIVITY ON AND IN VICINITY OF ARPT.
FOR EMERGENCIES AFTER 1700 HRS CTC 775-782-5126.
SNOW REMOVAL DURG DALGT HRS ONLY.
RY 30G LDGS ONLY; NO TKOF OR LDGS RY 12G.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES IN EFFECT, FOR INFORMATION CONTACT 775-782-9871.
DEER & MIGRATORY BIRDS ON AND IN VICINITY OF ARPT.
TREES 1,440 FT FROM APCH END RY 12. DITCH IN OBSTACLE FREE ZONE ADJ SW END TWY C. MEN & EQUIPMENT OCCASIONLY ON RWYS AND TWYS.
GLIDER ACTIVITY ON AND IN VICINITY OF AIRPORT.
MOWING ACTIVITIES ADJ TO ALL ARPT SFCS YEAR ROUND.
COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -19C.
CD 133.25. IF UNA, FOR CD CTC NORCAL APCH AT 916-361-0596.

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 12 October 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
GPS-A **CHANGED**   download (342KB)
GPS-B **CHANGED**   download (379KB)
 
MINDEN TWO (OBSTACLE) (RNAV)   download (117KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (113KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KCXP - Carson Airport (12 nm N)
KTVL - Lake Tahoe Airport (13 nm SW)
KTRK - Truckee-Tahoe Airport (26 nm NW)
KRNO - Reno/Tahoe International Airport (30 nm N)
KSPZ - Silver Springs Airport (34 nm NE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 24-Sep-2017
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2313:23
Sunrise06:5013:50
Sunset18:5201:52
Evening civil twilight19:1902:19

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  24-Sep-2017 20:42:18
Local (UTC-7)  24-Sep-2017 13:42:18
 
METAR
KMEV 242015Z AUTO 26008KT 10SM CLR 14/M05 A3011 RMK AO2
KCXP 
12nm N 
242015Z AUTO 07007KT 050V130 10SM CLR 17/M07 A3011 RMK AO2
KTVL 
13nm SW 
241953Z AUTO VRB03KT 10SM CLR 12/M07 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP177 T01221067
TAF
KCXP 
12nm N 
241722Z 2418/2518 05009KT P6SM FEW070 FM250300 VRB03KT P6SM SKC FM251600 08009KT P6SM FEW100 SCT200
KTVL 
13nm SW 
241722Z 2418/2518 04007KT P6SM FEW060 FM250100 VRB03KT P6SM SKC FM251600 05007KT P6SM FEW090 SCT180
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Hutt Aviation, Inc. ASRI 130.65
775-782-8277
toll-free 1-800-488-8247
[web site]
[email]
Hutt Aviation a Premier Full-Service FBO located at Minden-Tahoe Airport. With our service oriented staff and accomodating facilites, we are the Gateway to South Lake Tahoe. "We specialize in all your Aircraft needs."
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Ascent
100LL Jet A
FS $4.95 $4.40 
 Updated 20-Sep-2017
 
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775-309-4423 Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars

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