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KSNS Salinas Municipal Airport
Salinas, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 30 JANUARY 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: SNS
Lat/Long: 36-39-46.0314N 121-36-22.9191W
36-39.767190N 121-36.381985W
36.6627865,-121.6063664
(estimated)
Elevation: 84.3 ft. / 25.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 16E (1980)
From city: 3 miles SE of SALINAS, CA
Time zone: UTC -8 (UTC -7 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 93905

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 06/1942
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: OAKLAND CENTER
FSS: OAKLAND FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: SNS (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Pattern altitude: 884.3 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RWY 31; REIL RWY 13 & 26; PAPI RWY 31; HIRL RWY 13/31; MIRL RWY 08/26 - CTAF. VASI RWY 08, 13, & 26 OPER CONSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 119.525
UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 124.85
WX ASOS: PHONE 831-422-2830
SALINAS GROUND: 121.7 [0600-1900 OCT-MAR; 0500-1900 APR-SEP]
SALINAS TOWER: 119.525 239.3 [0600-1900 OCT-MAR; 0500-1900 APR-SEP]
NORCAL APPROACH: 133.0 ;360-150
NORCAL DEPARTURE: 133.0 ;360-150
CLASS C: 133.0 ;360-150
IC: 133.0 ;360-150
WX AWOS-3PT at OAR (8 nm W): 134.025 (831-384-2967)
WX ASOS at MRY (12 nm W): PHONE 831-642-0241
WX AWOS-3 at CVH (17 nm NE): 120.425 (831-636-4394)
WX ASOS at WVI (19 nm NW): 132.275 (831-724-8794)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SNS at fieldSALINAS VORTAC117.3017E
BSRr347/28.9BIG SUR VORTAC114.0016E
PXNr249/39.9PANOCHE VORTAC112.6016E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
CHUALAR312/12.126316EUAD ..- .- -..

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 8/26

Dimensions: 6004 x 150 ft. / 1830 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 25.0
Double wheel: 32.0
Double tandem: 62.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 8  RUNWAY 26
Latitude: 36-39.774785N36-39.657147N
Longitude: 121-37.112345W121-35.892998W
Elevation: 69.5 ft.83.7 ft.
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 081 magnetic, 097 true261 magnetic, 277 true
Displaced threshold: 396 ft.no
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: noyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Runway 13/31

Dimensions: 4825 x 150 ft. / 1471 x 46 m
200 FT ASPH STWY RY 31.
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 65.0
Double wheel: 100.0
Double tandem: 170.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 13  RUNWAY 31
Latitude: 36-40.116422N36-39.443363N
Longitude: 121-36.600368W121-36.074673W
Elevation: 84.3 ft.82.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 132 magnetic, 148 true312 magnetic, 328 true
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
RVR equipment: rollouttouchdown
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: 45 ft. trees, 1733 ft. from runway, 310 ft. right of centerline, 34:1 slope to clearnone

Helipad H1

Dimensions: 90 x 90 ft. / 27 x 27 m
Surface: asphalt/concrete/aggregate friction seal coat
Runway edge lights: FLD
Traffic pattern: leftleft

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF SALINAS
200 LINCOLN AVE
SALINAS, CA 93901
Phone 831-758-7214
Manager: BRETT J. GODOWN
30 MORTENSEN AVE
SALINAS, CA 93905
Phone 831-758-7214

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 95
Single engine airplanes: 82
Multi engine airplanes: 6
Jet airplanes: 3
Helicopters: 4
    
Aircraft operations: avg 192/day *
52% transient general aviation
45% local general aviation
2% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 10 December 2019

Additional Remarks

PORTIONS OF TWY B BETWEEN D & N LIMITED ATCT SERVICES PROVIDED
6 FT TALL SECURITY FENCE 400 FT PRIOR TO RY 13 THLD ON CNTRLN AND STEEPLY DESCENDING TERRAIN 350 FT PRIOR TO RY 31 THLD ON CNTRLN BOTH IN RY 13/31 SAFETY AREA.
FOR CD WHEN ATCT IS CLSD CTC NORCAL APCH AT 916-361-3748.

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 30 January 2020 at 0901Z to 27 Feburary 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS RWY 31   download (814KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 13   download (312KB)
RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 31   download (491KB)
RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 31   download (481KB)
LOC/DME RWY 31   download (782KB)
VOR RWY 13   download (259KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (13KB)
 
Departure Procedures
CHALONE THREE   download (246KB)
SALINAS TWO   download (128KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (128KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KOAR - Marina Municipal Airport (8 nm W)
KMRY - Monterey Regional Airport (12 nm W)
KCVH - Hollister Municipal Airport (17 nm NE)
KWVI - Watsonville Municipal Airport (19 nm NW)
E16 - San Martin Airport (25 nm N)
 
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Photo taken 03-Jun-2019
looking southeast.

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Airport diagram
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Diagram of KSNS (Salinas Municipal Airport)
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 23-Feb-2020
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2014:20
Sunrise06:4614:46
Sunset17:5401:54
Evening civil twilight18:2002:20

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Feb-2020 20:53:56
Local (UTC-8)  23-Feb-2020 12:53:56
 
METAR
KSNS 231953Z 26011KT 10SM OVC022 13/07 A3039 RMK AO2 SLP300 T01280072
KOAR 
8nm W 
134.025 831-384-2967
No observation available
KMRY 
13nm W 
231954Z 30009KT 9SM SCT014 BKN020 BKN025 13/08 A3041 RMK AO2 SLP309 T01280083
KCVH 
17nm NE 
232035Z AUTO 26006KT 15/08 A3037 RMK A01
KWVI 
18nm NW 
232020Z AUTO 21004KT 10SM BKN024 OVC031 14/09 A3037 RMK AO2 T01440089
TAF
KSNS 231739Z 2318/2418 28010KT P6SM BKN022 FM231900 27012G18KT P6SM BKN025 BKN200 FM240300 27010KT P6SM BKN009 OVC012 TEMPO 2403/2407 3SM -DZ BR OVC009 FM240800 VRB04KT 3SM -DZ BR OVC006 FM241200 VRB03KT 2SM -DZ BR OVC004 FM241700 32005KT 6SM BR FEW003 SCT008
KMRY 
13nm W 
231739Z 2318/2418 27007KT P6SM BKN015 OVC020 FM231900 26012KT P6SM BKN020 FM240200 25005KT P6SM BKN008 OVC010 TEMPO 2404/2408 4SM -DZ BR OVC006 FM240800 VRB04KT 3SM -DZ BR OVC004 FM241200 VRB03KT 2SM -DZ BR OVC002 FM241700 32005KT 6SM BR FEW003 SCT008
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Jet West Salinas UNICOM 122.95
831-422-9400
[web site]
[email]
Red Carpet Service
F/S Jet-A, Avgas
Courtesy Van / Monterey service
Crew Cars
On Site Rental Cars
Overnight Hangar
Restaurant
Large flight planning room with loungers
Refrigerator, Microwave, stove
Conference room
Sleep room/shower
Courtesy Golf Clubs (Municipal Course on site)
Lavatory Svc
GPU
Oxygen
Potable Water
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World Fuel Services
100LL Jet A
FS $5.27 $4.53 
SS $4.82 $4.53 
 Updated 19-Feb-2020
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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