Furnace Creek Airport (L06) Information

Death Valley National Park, CA

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  • Furnace Creek Airport (L06) - 932 in Death Valley in 1992. - by S B J by S B J
  • Furnace Creek Airport (L06) - The Furnace Creek ramp on a mid 70s flight. Only service was fuel.  - by S B J by S B J
  • Furnace Creek Airport (L06) - View of Furnace Creek looking to the west. Recreation vehicles (Snowbirds) somewhat outnumber planes! - by S B J by S B J
  • Furnace Creek Airport (L06) - Furnace Creek looking to the south. While not for everyone,I have always been fascinated by the Death Valley landscape and there is no better way to see it but from a plane! - by S B J by S B J
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Location & QuickFacts

FAA Information Effective:2013-12-12
Airport Identifier:L06
Airport Status:Operational
Longitude/Latitude:116-52-47.3000W/36-27-37.8000N
-116.879806/36.460500 (Estimated)
Elevation:-210 ft / -64.01 m (Estimated)
Land:40 acres
From nearest city:0 nautical miles N of Death Valley National Park, CA
Location:Inyo County, CA
Magnetic Variation:14E (1985)

Owner & Manager

Ownership:Publicly owned
Owner:Us Dept Of Interior/park Svc
Address:Death Valley Natl Park
Death Valley, CA 92328
Phone number:760-786-2331
CHIEF PARK RANGER KAREN MCKINLAY-JONES
Manager:Karen Mckinlay-jones
Address:Death Valley Natl Park
Death Valley, CA 92328
Phone number:760-786-3245

Airport Operations and Facilities

Airport Use:Open to public
Wind indicator:Yes
Segmented Circle:Yes
Control Tower:No
Beacon Color:Clear-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing fee charge:No
Sectional chart:Las Vegas
Region:AWP - Western-Pacific
Traffic Pattern Alt:1000 ft
Boundary ARTCC:ZLA - Los Angeles
Tie-in FSS:RAL - Riverside
FSS on Airport:No
FSS Toll Free:1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility:RAL (NOTAM-d service avaliable)
Federal Agreements:N

Airport Communications

CTAF:122.900

Airport Services

Airframe Repair:NONE
Power Plant Repair:NONE
Bottled Oxygen:NONE
Bulk Oxygen:NONE

Runway Information

Runway 15/33

Dimension:3065 x 70 ft / 934.2 x 21.3 m
Surface:ASPH, Good Condition
Weight Limit:Single wheel: 4000 lbs.
Edge Lights:Low
  Runway 15 Runway 33
Longitude:116-52-53.0000W116-52-41.6000W
Latitude:36-27-52.2900N36-27-23.4100N
Traffic Pattern:RightLeft
Markings:Basic, Good ConditionBasic, Good Condition
Runway End Identifier:NoNo
Centerline Lights:NoNo
Touchdown Lights:NoNo
Obstruction:15 ft brush, 210.0 ft from runway, 100 ft left of centerline15 ft brush, 500.0 ft from runway, 130 ft left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

Remarks

USE ONLY MKD RY FOR GROUND OPNS. SAFETY AREA ROUGH & SOFT.
NO TIEDOWN ROPES OR CHAINS AVBL.
DITCH 145 FT RIGHT OF RY 33.
SAFETY AREAS ADJ RY CLSD, STAY ON PAVED AREA ONLY DUE TO EXTREMELY SOFT DIRT.
ESTABD PRIOR TO 5/15/59.

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