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KVIS Visalia Municipal Airport
Visalia, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 AUGUST 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: VIS
Lat/Long: 36-19-07.1000N / 119-23-34.3000W
36-19.118333N / 119-23.571667W
36.3186389 / -119.3928611
(estimated)
Elevation: 294.5 ft. / 89.8 m (surveyed)
Variation: 14E (2010)
From city: 4 miles W of VISALIA, CA
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 93277

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: OAKLAND CENTER
FSS: RANCHO MURIETA FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: VIS (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0800-1700, ALL SAT-SUN 0900-1600
Pattern altitude: 1294.5 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MALSR RWY 30; REIL RWY 12; PAPI RWY 12 & 30; HIRL RWY 12/30 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Landing fee: no, RON TIEDOWN FEE.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.05
WX AWOS-3PT: 119.925 (559-651-2418)
FRESNO APPROACH: 118.5
FRESNO DEPARTURE: 118.5
WX AWOS-3PT at TLR (10 nm S): 120.0 (559-686-2613)
WX ASOS at HJO (11 nm W): 134.75 (559-585-8076)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
VISr108/5.2VISALIA VOR/DME109.4016E
TTEr307/30.3TULE VOR/DME109.2016E
CZQr134/39.6CLOVIS VORTAC112.9015E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
SALYER FARMS008/16.620516ECOR -.-. --- .-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
SELF-SERVICE FUEL JET A AVBL 24HRS.
SELF-SERVICE FUEL 100LL AVBL 24 HRS.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 12/30

Dimensions: 6562 x 150 ft. / 2000 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/porous friction courses, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 60.0
Double wheel: 100.0
Double tandem: 160.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 12  RUNWAY 30
Latitude: 36-19.499242N36-18.737200N
Longitude: 119-24.045668W119-23.097545W
Elevation: 291.2 ft.294.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 121 magnetic, 135 true301 magnetic, 315 true
Displaced threshold: 917 ft.no
Declared distances: TORA:6560 TODA:7560 ASDA:6560 LDA:5635TORA:5635 TODA:6635 ASDA:5635 LDA:5635
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yesno
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS
Obstructions: 4 ft. fence, 200 ft. from runway, 250 ft. right of centerline
APCH RATIO 20:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
61 ft. tree, 3175 ft. from runway, 725 ft. right of centerline, 48:1 slope to clear

Helipad H1

Dimensions: 45 x 45 ft. / 14 x 14 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 18.0
Double wheel: 45.0
Double tandem: 90.0
Runway edge markings: HELIPAD ON PARALLEL TWY; THEN HOVERTAXI TO ADJACENT CONCRETE PARKING PAD; 20000 LBS MAX WGT.
Latitude: 36-19.524000N
Longitude: 119-23.945167W
Elevation: 294.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Markings: basic, in good condition

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF VISALIA
CITY HALL, 707 WEST ACEQUIA
VISALIA, CA 93291
Phone 559-713-4201
Manager: KATHERINE BALES
9501 ARPT DRIVE
VISALIA, CA 93277
Phone (559) 713-4282

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 139
Single engine airplanes: 107
Multi engine airplanes: 26
Jet airplanes: 4
Helicopters: 1
Gliders airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 122/day *
56% transient general aviation
25% air taxi
13% local general aviation
5% commercial
1% military
* for 12-month period ending 25 April 2018

Additional Remarks

RY 30 DESIGNATED CALM WIND RY.
NO DOWNWIND TURNS WHEN DEPARTING RY 12 UNTIL REACHING TRAFFIC PATTERN ALTTITUDE.

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 16 August 2018 at 0901Z to 13 September 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 30 **CHANGED**   download (256KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 12 **CHANGED**   download (190KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 30 **CHANGED**   download (210KB)
VOR RWY 12 **CHANGED**   download (183KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (128KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KTLR - Mefford Field Airport (10 nm S)
KHJO - Hanford Municipal Airport (11 nm W)
KPTV - Porterville Municipal Airport (24 nm SE)
KNLC - Lemoore Naval Air Station (Reeves Field) (27 nm W)
KFAT - Fresno Yosemite International Airport (32 nm NW)
 
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Aerial photo of KVIS (Visalia Municipal Airport)
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Photo taken 07-Jul-2013
looking southeast.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 21-Aug-2018
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5412:54
Sunrise06:2113:21
Sunset19:4002:40
Evening civil twilight20:0703:07

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  22-Aug-2018 03:21:56
Local (UTC-7)  21-Aug-2018 20:21:56
 
METAR
KVIS 220256Z AUTO 31007KT 9SM CLR 29/14 A2986 RMK AO2 SLP116 T02890144 53002
KHJO 
11nm W 
220253Z AUTO 32005KT 6SM HZ CLR 29/13 A2986 RMK AO2 SLP112 T02940133 53002
TAF
KVIS 211720Z 2118/2218 29004KT P6SM SCT250= TAF KFAT 211720Z 2118/2218 31007KT P6SM FEW150 SCT250
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 Visalia Municipal Airport
UNICOM 123.05
559-713-4642
559-713-4201
[web site]
[email]
Located at the base of the Sequoia Mountains, KVIS is your premier General Aviation stop. We offer 24 self-serve for Avgas & Jet-A, Truck Services during and after business hours, passenger terminal and pilots Lounge, pilot supplies, and aircraft RON parking for single, twin, & jet. NO DAY RAMP FEES
 
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More info about Visalia Municipal Airport
Ascent
100LL Jet A
FS $5.30 $5.85 
SS $5.00 $5.55 
 Updated 17-Aug-2018
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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