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KAVX Catalina Airport
Avalon, California, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 21 APRIL 2022

Location

FAA Identifier: AVX
Lat/Long: 33-24-17.9900N 118-24-56.7700W
33-24.299833N 118-24.946167W
33.4049972,-118.4157694
(estimated)
Elevation: 1602 ft. / 488 m (estimated)
Variation: 14E (1980)
From city: 6 miles NW of AVALON, CA
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -8 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 90704

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 06/1941
Control tower: no
ARTCC: LOS ANGELES CENTER
FSS: HAWTHORNE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: AVX (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-1700,
CLSD THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS TO ALL TNST TFC.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 22 - CTAF. PSIL RWY 22 OPR DRG ARPT OPERG HRS.
Landing fee: yes

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.7
WX ASOS: 120.675 (310-510-9641)
SOCAL APPROACH: 127.4
SOCAL DEPARTURE: 127.4

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SXCr352/1.8SANTA CATALINA VORTAC111.4015E
SLIr203/29.0SEAL BEACH VORTAC115.7015E
LAXr164/31.7LOS ANGELES VORTAC113.6015E
SMOr162/36.4SANTA MONICA VOR/DME110.8015E
ELBr231/37.9EL TORO VOR/DME117.2014E

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 4/22

Dimensions: 3000 x 75 ft. / 914 x 23 m
Surface: concrete, in excellent condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
OTS INDEFLY.
RUNWAY 4  RUNWAY 22
Latitude: 33-24.157333N33-24.442333N
Longitude: 118-25.187167W118-24.705167W
Elevation: 1601.0 ft.1547.8 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 041 magnetic, 055 true221 magnetic, 235 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: pulsating/steady burning VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: noyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: SANTA CATALINA IS CONSERVANCY
BOX 2739
AVALON, CA 90704
Phone 310-510-0143
CATALINA ISLAND CONSERVANCY, AIRPORT MANAGER JUSTIN BOLLUM (310) 510-0143.
Manager: JEFF JENSEN
P.O. BOX 2739
AVALON, CA 90704
Phone 310-510-0143
CELL PHONE: 310-433-0553

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 6
Single engine airplanes: 6
    
Aircraft operations: avg 37/day *
75% transient general aviation
17% air taxi
8% local general aviation
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2020

Additional Remarks

FULL STOP LDG ONLY; INTXN TKOFS PROHIBITED.
LANDING FEE.
RWY 4-22 NON-STD RWY SAFETY AREAS.
FOR CD CTC SOCAL APCH AT 800-448-3724.
ARPT CLSD FOR ALL OPS OTHER THAN DRG PUBLD ATNDNC SKED HRS EXC FOR EMERG.
PILOTS CANNOT SEE ACFT ON OPPOSITE ENDS OF RWY DUE TO GRADIENT, MUST ANNC TAKING ACTIVE RWY ON UNICOM PRIOR TO DEP.
RWY 04/22 LTD BY ARPT OPR TO 12500 LBS MTOW.
RWY 04 FINAL 2300 FT STEEP 2.1% DOWNSLOPE; RWY 22 UPSLOPE PREFERRED LDG.

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 21 April 2022 at 0901Z to 19 May 2022 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
VOR/DME OR GPS-B   download (139KB)
VOR OR GPS-A   download (147KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (132KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KTOA - Zamperini Field Airport (24 nm N)
KNUC - San Clemente Island NALF (25 nm S)
KLGB - Long Beach Airport (Daugherty Field) (28 nm NE)
KSLI - Los Alamitos Army Airfield (29 nm NE)
KHHR - Jack Northrop Field/Hawthorne Municipal Airport (31 nm N)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 17-May-2022
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:2512:25
Sunrise05:5312:53
Sunset19:4702:47
Evening civil twilight20:1503:15

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  17-May-2022 22:11:43
Local (UTC-7)  17-May-2022 15:11:43
 
METAR
KAVX 172201Z AUTO 25008KT 8SM BKN003 BKN008 15/11 A3000 RMK AO2 CIG 002V007 T01500111 $
TAF
KNUC 
24nm S 
1715/1815 31007G11KT 9999 OVC011 QNH2994INS TEMPO 1715/1721 8000 BR BKN007 OVC012 FM172300 290015G21KT 9999 SCT012 QNH2995INS FM180700 VRB06KT 9999 SCT008 BKN012 QNH2993INS TEMPO 1811/1815 11008G13KT BKN008 OVC012 T18/1722Z T12/1812Z FS30190
KLGB 
28nm NE 
171720Z 1718/1818 17007KT P6SM OVC017 FM171900 19008KT P6SM SCT020 FM180100 30006KT P6SM SKC FM180500 VRB03KT P6SM OVC010 FM181400 15006KT P6SM OVC015
KSLI 
29nm NE 
171300Z 1713/1819 VRB06KT 8000 BR BKN010 QNH2995INS BECMG 1718/1719 VRB06KT 9999 NSW SCT018 QNH2991INS BECMG 1809/1810 VRB06KT 9000 BR BKN010 QNH2995INS BECMG 1812/1813 VRB06KT 8000 BR BKN003 QNH2996INS BECMG 1815/1816 VRB06KT 8000 BR OVC011 QNH3000INS BECMG 1817/1818 VRB06KT 8000 BR FEW011 QNH2998INS TX21/1723Z TN14/1713Z
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