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KMEV Minden-Tahoe Airport
Minden, Nevada, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 10 SEPTEMBER 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: MEV
Lat/Long: 39-00-01.8000N 119-45-04.0000W
39-00.030000N 119-45.066667W
39.0005000,-119.7511111
(estimated)
Elevation: 4723.6 ft. / 1439.8 m (surveyed)
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 VASI RWYS 16 & 34; HIRL RWY 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
SWRr098/26.4SQUAW 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: high intensity
RUNWAY 16  RUNWAY 34
Latitude: 39-00.688603N38-59.470017N
Longitude: 119-45.118780W119-45.113030W
Elevation: 4707.7 ft.4717.2 ft.
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: 2050 x 60 ft. / 625 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: 38-59.994523N38-59.756615N
Longitude: 119-44.915485W119-44.608490W
Elevation: 4712.4 ft.4723.6 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 120 magnetic, 135 true300 magnetic, 315 true
Markings: none
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

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: CHRIS JOHNSON
1146 AIRPORT ROAD
MINDEN, NV 89423
Phone 775-782-9871

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 270
Single engine airplanes: 132
Multi engine airplanes: 29
Jet airplanes: 7
Helicopters: 7
Gliders airplanes: 94
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 248/day *
50% transient general aviation
46% local general aviation
3% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 30 March 2019

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.
SKYDIVING ACT ON AND IN THE VCY OF ARPT.
FOR CD CTC OAKLAND ARTCC AT 510-745-3380.

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 10 September 2020 at 0901Z to 08 October 2020 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS)-A   download (373KB)
RNAV (GPS)-B   download (413KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (51KB)
 
MINDEN TWO (OBSTACLE) (RNAV)   download (141KB)
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 19-Sep-2020
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:1913:19
Sunrise06:4613:46
Sunset18:5901:59
Evening civil twilight19:2602:26

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  19-Sep-2020 14:29:59
Local (UTC-7)  19-Sep-2020 07:29:59
 
METAR
KMEV 191415Z AUTO 13008KT 8SM CLR 04/02 A3014 RMK AO2
KCXP 
12nm N 
191410Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 08/02 A3014 RMK AO2
KTVL 
13nm SW 
191353Z AUTO 19003KT 10SM CLR 04/01 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP178 T00440006
TAF
KMEV 191120Z 1912/2012 VRB04KT P6SM SKC FM192000 36008KT P6SM FEW200 FM200300 12005KT 6SM HZ SCT030
KCXP 
12nm N 
191120Z 1912/2012 VRB04KT P6SM SKC FM192000 07010KT P6SM FEW200 FM200300 VRB04KT 6SM HZ SCT030
KTVL 
13nm SW 
190528Z 1906/2006 19005KT P6SM SKC FM191800 04009KT P6SM FEW180 FM200200 VRB04KT P6SM SKC
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 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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SS $4.50 --- 
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