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KVUO Pearson Field Airport
Vancouver, Washington, USA

GOING TO VANCOUVER?


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 06 DECEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: VUO
Lat/Long: 45-37-13.6290N / 122-39-23.3580W
45-37.227150N / 122-39.389300W
45.6204525 / -122.6564883
(estimated)
Elevation: 28.6 ft. / 8.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 16E (2015)
From city: 2 miles SW of VANCOUVER, WA
Time zone: UTC -8 (UTC -7 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 98661

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 01/1939
Control tower: no
ARTCC: SEATTLE CENTER
FSS: SEATTLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: VUO (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: NOV-MAR 0800-1700, APR-OCT 0800-1800
Pattern altitude: 1028.6 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 08/26-CTAF.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 119.0
WX ASOS: 135.125 (360-696-1280)
PORTLAND APPROACH: 118.1 100-279 (HIGH) 124.35
PORTLAND DEPARTURE: 124.35
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 119.0
WX ASOS at PDX (3 nm SE): PHONE (503) 493-7687
WX ASOS at TTD (12 nm E): 135.625 (503-492-2887)
WX ASOS at SPB (12 nm NW): 135.875 (503-543-6401)
WX ASOS at HIO (13 nm W): PHONE 503-640-2984
  • ARRIVALS CONTACT PEARSON ADVISORY ON 119.0 PRIOR TO ENTERING CLASS D AIRSPACE FOR TRAFFIC AND WAKE TURBULENCE ADVISORIES, DEPARTURES CONTACT PEARSON ADVISORY ON 119.0 PRIOR TO DEPARTURE.
  • CLASS D VFR ADVSY SVC FREQ 119.0.
  • VANCOUVER RCO 122.35 (SEATTLE RADIO)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BTGr179/8.1BATTLE GROUND VORTAC116.6021E
UBGr019/21.0NEWBERG VOR/DME117.4021E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
BANKS076/16.335616EPND .--. -. -..
KELSO145/33.825617ELSO .-.. ... ---

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
SELF SERVICE FUEL AVBL 24 HRS BY CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: LOW

Runway Information

Runway 8/26

Dimensions: 3275 x 60 ft. / 998 x 18 m
RWY 08/26 860 FT STOPWAY ON WEST END.
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RY 26 THR RELOCATED 762 FT FOR NIGHT OPERATIONS; 2513 FT OF RY 08/26 LGTD AT NIGHT.
RUNWAY 8  RUNWAY 26
Latitude: 45-37.265567N45-37.188717N
Longitude: 122-39.769400W122-39.009200W
Elevation: 28.6 ft.22.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.6%0.6%
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 082 magnetic, 098 true262 magnetic, 278 true
Displaced threshold: no762 ft.
Declared distances: TORA:3275 TODA:3275 ASDA:3065 LDA:3065TORA:3275 TODA:3275 ASDA:3275 LDA:2513
Markings: basic, in fair conditionbasic, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on right (3.75 degrees glide path)
VASI RY 08 UNUSBL BYD 6 DEG L & R OF RY CENTERLINE.
2-light PAPI on right
Runway end identifier lights: noyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 218 ft. brdg, 2647 ft. from runway, 482 ft. right of centerline, 11:1 slope to clear
+8' POLE AT 100', 170' R.
31 ft. tree, 280 ft. from runway, 2:1 slope to clear
+18' POLES MARKED & LGTD AT 50'; +16' DIKE AT 115', 6' FENCE AT 130'.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
CITY OF VANCOUVER AND NPS.
Owner: CITY OF VANCOUVER
PO BOX 1995
VANCOUVER, WA 98660
Phone 360-487-8619
Manager: JOE WALKER
PO BOX 1995
VANCOUVER, WA 98660
Phone 360-487-8619
CELL 360-904-9007

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 130
Single engine airplanes: 121
Multi engine airplanes: 6
Helicopters: 3
    
Aircraft operations: avg 144/day *
65% transient general aviation
35% local general aviation
<1% military
<1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2016

Additional Remarks

WHEN OPERG OVER THE RY CNTRLN OR RY CNTRLN EXTDD - MAINTAIN AT OR BLO 700 FT MSL DUE TO TFC & WAKE TURBULENCE FROM OVERFLYING ACFT TO/FROM PORTLAND INTERNATIONAL ARPT (PDX) RY 10L/28R. PDX RY 10L/28R EXTDD CNTRLN CROSSES PEARSON RY 08 THLD.
GEESE ON AND INVOF ARPT.
ARRIVALS CTC PEARSON ADVISORY ON 119.0 PRIOR TO ENTERING SPECIAL FLIGHT RULES AREA FOR TFC AND WAKE TURBULENCE ADVISORIES. DEP CTC PEARSON ADVISORY ON 119.0 PRIOR TO DEP.
AVOID OVERFLYING THE FORT VANCOUVER STOCKADE (NATIONAL PARK), LCT 360 FT NORTH OF THE WEST END OF RWY 8-26.

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 6 December 2018 at 0901Z to 3 January 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
LDA-A   download (244KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (35KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (223KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KPDX - Portland International Airport (3 nm SE)
KTTD - Portland-Troutdale Airport (12 nm E)
KSPB - Scappoose Industrial Airpark (12 nm NW)
KHIO - Portland-Hillsboro Airport (13 nm W)
KUAO - Aurora State Airport (23 nm S)
 
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Aerial photo of KVUO (Pearson Field Airport)
Photo by Adam S. Queen
Taken in July 2014
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 11-Dec-2018
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:0815:08
Sunrise07:4215:42
Sunset16:2600:26
Evening civil twilight17:0001:00

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  11-Dec-2018 12:17:36
Local (UTC-8)  11-Dec-2018 04:17:36
 
METAR
KVUO 111153Z AUTO 13005KT 10SM -RA OVC040 05/04 A3016 RMK AO2 SLP215 P0005 60009 70010 T00500039 10056 20050 58019
KPDX 
3nm SE 
111153Z 13008KT 9SM -RA OVC040 06/04 A3017 RMK AO2 SLP214 P0009 60012 70012 T00560044 10061 20050 58019
KTTD 
11nm SE 
111153Z AUTO 09009KT 9SM -RA BKN041 OVC050 06/04 A3017 RMK AO2 SLP216 P0003 60003 70004 T00560039 10056 20044 58022
KSPB 
12nm NW 
111153Z AUTO 15008KT 5SM -RA BR OVC050 06/04 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP208 P0006 60014 70016 T00610044 10067 20061 58022
KHIO 
13nm W 
111153Z AUTO 15008KT 8SM -RA OVC050 07/05 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP209 P0002 60004 70004 T00670050 10067 20056 58021
TAF
KPDX 
3nm SE 
111138Z 1112/1212 12011KT P6SM -RA OVC045 FM111700 13013KT 5SM -RA BKN025 OVC040 FM112100 18015G26KT 3SM -RA BR BKN025 OVC040 FM120300 25012KT 5SM -RADZ BKN015 OVC030
KTTD 
11nm SE 
111138Z 1112/1212 09008KT P6SM -RA OVC045 FM111700 11013KT 5SM -RA BKN025 OVC040 FM112100 19011G20KT 3SM -RA BR BKN025 OVC040 FM120300 24008KT 5SM -RADZ BKN015 OVC030
KHIO 
13nm W 
111138Z 1112/1212 15009KT P6SM -RA FEW040 OVC050 FM111500 18011KT 5SM -RA BKN025 OVC040 FM112100 18012G22KT 2SM -RA BR BKN020 OVC040 FM120300 22012KT 5SM -RADZ BKN015 OVC030
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Aero Maintenance Flight Center 360-735-9441
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Oxygen service, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, Aircraft rental, Aircraft maintenance, ...

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EPIC
100LL
SS $4.99 
 Updated 03-Dec-2018
 
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Things to do: Attractions on or near the airport

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Fort Vancouver National Historic Site 360-696-7655
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