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KVCB Nut Tree Airport
Vacaville, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 26 APRIL 2018

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: 124
Single engine airplanes: 115
Multi engine airplanes: 9
  • 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 2017

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 from 26 April 2018 at 901Z to 24 May 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 20   download (188KB)
VOR-A   download (151KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (60KB)
 
Departure Procedures
SOKOY THREE   download (126KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (208KB)

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 of KVCB (Nut Tree Airport)
Photo by Mike Hedrick in his Piper Cherokee
Photo taken 07-Sep-2012
looking south.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:2312:23
Sunrise05:5312:53
Sunset20:1503:15
Evening civil twilight20:4503:45

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-May-2018 04:42:35
Local (UTC-7)  20-May-2018 21:42:35
 
METAR
KVCB 210353Z AUTO 21011G17KT 10SM CLR 16/12 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP102 T01560117
KSUU 
7nm S 
210358Z AUTO 23015KT 10SM CLR 14/09 A2983 RMK AO2 SLP108 T01400090 $
KEDU 
12nm NE 
210420Z AUTO 18009KT CLR 15/09 A2984 RMK AO1
KAPC 
19nm SW 
210354Z AUTO 22010KT 10SM CLR A2987 RMK AO2 SLP108 $
TAF
KSUU 
7nm S 
210300Z 2103/2209 24015G25KT 9999 FEW250 QNH2978INS BECMG 2108/2109 24012G18KT 9999 FEW250 QNH2975INS BECMG 2116/2117 24015G25KT 9999 SCT120 QNH2979INS TX24/2121Z TN10/2112Z
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Solano County - Nut Tree Airport 707-469-4600
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[email]
Aviation fuel, Computerized weather, Internet access, Restrooms

More info about Solano County - Nut Tree Airport
Ascent
100LL Jet A
FS --- $4.54 
SS $4.35 $4.54 
 Updated 03-May-2018
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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