Shafter-minter Field Airport (MIT) Information

Shafter, CA

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Location & QuickFacts

FAA Information Effective:2013-12-12
Airport Identifier:MIT
Airport Status:Operational
Longitude/Latitude:119-11-31.6836W/35-30-26.9114N
-119.192134/35.507475 (Estimated)
Elevation:425 ft / 129.54 m (Estimated)
Land:1206 acres
From nearest city:4 nautical miles E of Shafter, CA
Location:Kern County, CA
Magnetic Variation:13E (2010)

Owner & Manager

Ownership:Publicly owned
Owner:Minter Field Airport District
Address:201 Aviation St
Shafter, CA 93263
Phone number:661-393-0402
AFTER HOURS 661-343-1772
Manager:Jonathan Hudson
Address:201 Aviation St
Shafter, CA 93263
Phone number:661-393-0402

Airport Operations and Facilities

Airport Use:Open to public
Wind indicator:Yes
Segmented Circle:Yes
Control Tower:No
Lighting Schedule:SEE RMK
HIRL RY 12/30 OPERS DUSK-0000; AFTER 0000 ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon Color:Clear-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing fee charge:No
Sectional chart:Los Angeles
Region:AWP - Western-Pacific
Traffic Pattern Alt:1000 ft
Boundary ARTCC:ZLA - Los Angeles
Tie-in FSS:RIU - Rancho Murieta
FSS on Airport:No
FSS Toll Free:1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility:RIU (NOTAM-d service avaliable)
Federal Agreements:NGPY

Airport Communications

CTAF:122.900

Airport Services

Fuel available:100LLA
Airframe Repair:MAJOR
Power Plant Repair:MAJOR
Bottled Oxygen:NONE
Bulk Oxygen:NONE

Runway Information

Runway 08/26

Dimension:3672 x 60 ft / 1119.2 x 18.3 m
Surface:ASPH, Good Condition
Weight Limit:Single wheel: 125000 lbs.
  Runway 08 Runway 26
Longitude:119-11-56.8660W119-11-12.4530W
Latitude:35-30-38.0550N35-30-38.0250N
Elevation:414.00 ft425.00 ft
Alignment:90127
Traffic Pattern:LeftRight
Markings:Basic, Good ConditionBasic, Good Condition
Displaced threshold:140.00 ft158.00 ft
Centerline Lights:NoNo
Obstruction:60 ft trees, 1896.0 ft from runway, 190 ft right of centerline, 28:1 slope to clear
33:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
20 ft bldg, 411.0 ft from runway, 10:1 slope to clear
28:1 TO THE DSPLCD THLD.

Runway 12/30

Dimension:4501 x 100 ft / 1371.9 x 30.5 m
Surface:ASPH, Good Condition
Weight Limit:Single wheel: 22000 lbs.
Edge Lights:High
  Runway 12 Runway 30
Longitude:119-12-03.6846W119-11-24.1042W
Latitude:35-30-38.4368N35-30-07.8764N
Elevation:413.00 ft412.00 ft
Alignment:127127
Traffic Pattern:RightLeft
Markings:Basic, Good ConditionBasic, Good Condition
Crossing Height:0.00 ft42.00 ft
VASI:2-light PAPI on left side
Visual Glide Angle:0.00°3.00°
Runway End Identifier:NoNo
Centerline Lights:NoNo
Touchdown Lights:NoNo

Runway 17/35

Dimension:2970 x 100 ft / 905.3 x 30.5 m
Surface:CONC, Good Condition
Weight Limit:Single wheel: 25000 lbs.
Dual wheel: 30000 lbs.
  Runway 17 Runway 35
Longitude:119-11-09.4853W119-11-09.5126W
Latitude:35-30-33.5289N35-30-04.1567N
Elevation:423.00 ft414.00 ft
Alignment:1270
Traffic Pattern:RightLeft
Markings:Basic, Good ConditionBasic, Good Condition
Runway End Identifier:NoNo
Centerline Lights:NoNo
Touchdown Lights:NoNo
Obstruction:15 ft road, 850.0 ft from runway, 190 ft left of centerline, 43:1 slope to clear15 ft road, 470.0 ft from runway, 18:1 slope to clear

Remarks

HEAVY CROP DUSTER ACTIVITY INVOF ARPT.
FUEL 24 HR CREDIT CARD SVC AVBL.
ULTRALIGHT ACTIVITY ON & INVOF ARPT.
RY 30 PREFERRED CALM WIND RY.
RYS 26 AND 08 USED EXTENSIVELY BY AERIAL APPLICATOR ACFT. RECOMMEND EXTENSIVE USAGE OF CTAF FOR POSITION REPORTING.

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