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KVCB Nut Tree Airport
Vacaville, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 14 SEPTEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: VCB
Lat/Long: 38-22-41.6000N / 121-57-40.3000W
38-22.693333N / 121-57.671667W
38.3782222 / -121.9611944
(estimated)
Elevation: 116.9 ft. / 35.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 13E (2020)
From city: 2 miles NE of VACAVILLE, CA
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 95688

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: OAKLAND CENTER
FSS: RANCHO MURIETA FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: VCB (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 1400-0100Z++
Pattern altitude: 1116.9 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: AFT 2200 ACTVT MIRL & PARALLEL TWY LGTS RY 02/20; PAPI & REIL RYS 02 & 20 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Taxiway lights: TWY LGTS ON PARALLEL TWY ONLY.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.7
WX ASOS: 134.75 (707-448-1594)
TRAVIS APPROACH: 128.4
TRAVIS DEPARTURE: 128.4
WX AWOS-3 at EDU (12 nm NE): 119.025 (530-754-6839)
WX AWOS-3 at DWA (13 nm N): 125.775 (530-750-2759)
WX AWOS-AV at O88 (16 nm SE): 127.075 (707-374-5396)
WX ASOS at APC (18 nm SW): PHONE 707-252-7916

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SACr241/19.7SACRAMENTO VORTAC115.2017E
CCRr354/20.4CONCORD VOR/DME117.0017E
SGDr041/22.8SCAGGS ISLAND VORTAC112.1017E
MCCr219/31.4MC CLELLAN VOR/DME109.2017E

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 2/20

Dimensions: 4700 x 75 ft. / 1433 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 2  RUNWAY 20
Latitude: 38-22.372078N38-23.016052N
Longitude: 121-57.945188W121-57.398928W
Elevation: 115.8 ft.111.7 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 021 magnetic, 034 true201 magnetic, 214 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.75 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.75 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 52 ft. tree, 1450 ft. from runway, 200 ft. right of centerline, 25:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COUNTY OF SOLANO
580 TEXAS ST
FAIRFIELD, CA 94533
Phone 707-784-6100
Manager: DAVE DALY
301 COUNTY AIRPORT ROAD
VACAVILLE, CA 95688
Phone 707-469-4600

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 173
Single engine airplanes: 160
Multi engine airplanes: 13
  • INCLUDES 4 GYROPLANES.
    
Aircraft operations: avg 278/day *
59% transient general aviation
39% local general aviation
1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2016

Additional Remarks

NO TURNS TO CROSSWIND BLO 800 FT MSL; REMAIN WEST OF INTERSTATE HWY FOR RY 20, NOISE SENSITIVE AREA WEST OF ARPT.
RY 02 CALM WIND RY.

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
RNAV (GPS) RWY 20 **NEW**   download (186KB)
VOR-A **NEW**   download (151KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply **CHANGED**   download (60KB)
 
Departure Procedures
SOKOY THREE **NEW**   download (128KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply **CHANGED**   download (587KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSUU - Travis Air Force Base (7 nm S)
KEDU - University Airport (12 nm NE)
KDWA - Yolo County Airport (13 nm N)
O88 - Rio Vista Municipal Airport (16 nm SE)
KAPC - Napa County Airport (18 nm SW)
O41 - Watts-Woodland Airport (18 nm N)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KVCB (Nut Tree Airport)
Photo by Mike Hedrick in his Piper Cherokee
Photo taken 07-Sep-2012
looking south.

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Diagram of KVCB (Nut Tree Airport)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 22-Sep-2017
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3013:30
Sunrise06:5713:57
Sunset19:0402:04
Evening civil twilight19:3102:31

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  22-Sep-2017 22:24:45
Local (UTC-7)  22-Sep-2017 15:24:45
 
METAR
KVCB 222153Z AUTO 07006KT 10SM CLR 24/06 A2990 RMK AO2 SLP123 T02390056
KSUU 
7nm S 
222158Z AUTO 05005KT 10SM CLR 22/04 A2987 RMK AO2 SLP122 T02240042 $
KEDU 
12nm NE 
222155Z AUTO 31004KT 10SM CLR 22/04 A2989 RMK AO1
KAPC 
19nm SW 
222154Z 22011KT 10SM FEW040 22/07 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP112 T02220072
TAF
KSUU 
7nm S 
221903Z 2219/2401 05009KT 9999 SKC QNH2983INS BECMG 2223/2224 24012G18KT 9999 SKC QNH2982INS BECMG 2305/2306 32009KT 9999 SKC QNH2986INS BECMG 2312/2313 32010G15KT 9999 SKC QNH2985INS TEMPO 2314/2320 34012G20KT TX24/2223Z TN10/2313Z
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Solano County - Nut Tree Airport 707-469-4600
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[email]
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More info about Solano County - Nut Tree Airport
Ascent
100LL Jet A
FS --- $4.27 
SS $4.10 $4.27 
 Updated 14-Sep-2017
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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