BLYTHE
Latitude: 33-37-9 N
Longitude: 114-43-0.8 W
Elevation: 399.6 ft.
Variation: 13 E 2005
From city: 6 miles W of BLYTHE, CA
ARTCC: ZLA
Section chart: PHOENIX
Time Zone: UTC-8(-7DT)
BLH (KBLH)
BLYTHE, CA
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: No air traffic control tower at airport
FSS: RIVERSIDE FSS (RAL)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: BLH (BLYTHE)
Attendance: 0700-1700
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT MIRL RYS 17/35; 08/26; AND VASI RYS 17, 35 & 26 - CTAF.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SEE RMK
DUSK-DAWN. ACTVT MIRL RYS 17/35; 08/26; AND VASI RYS 17; 35 & 26 - CTAF.
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: 100LL, A
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
COUNTY OF RIVERSIDE
3403 10TH STREET, SUITE 500
RIVERSIDE, CA 92501
UNITED STATES
Phone: 951-955-8916
MANAGER:
DARYL SHIPPY
3403 10TH STREET, SUITE 500
RIVERSIDE, CA 92501
UNITED STATES
Phone: 951-955-9722
General Remarks
•  ACFT OVER 12500 LBS AVOID HOUSING AREA 1.5 NM SW BLO 2000' FINAL APCH RWY 35 BE ESTABD 2 NM FM TOUCHDOWN.
•  DEP FM RY 17 MAKE CLIMBING LEFT TURN SOON AS SAFETY PERMITS. USE WIDE TFC PATTERN FOR RYS 26 & 35.
•  POWER PLANT 1 MILE EAST OF ARPT PRODUCING THERMAL PLUMES; AVOID LOW ALTITUDE DIRECT OVERFLIGHT OF THE POWER PLANT.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 122.8 MHz  
ATIS: None  
Remarks:
•  APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY LOS ANGELES ARTCC (BLYTHE RCAG) ON FREQS 128.15/285.6
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VORTAC BLH BLYTHE 117.4 MHz 24 Hours 2.6 nm 58.0°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 280-295 BYD 30 NM BLO 7000 FT; 295-325 BYD 15 NM BLO 12000 FT; 325-018 BYD 30 NM BLO 7000 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNUSBL 060-085 BYD 21 NM BLO 8000 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH AND DME UNUSBL 280-335 BYD 15 NM BLO 14000 FT, 335-018 BYD 15 NM BLO 8000 FT.
VORTAC PKE PARKER 117.9 MHz 24 Hours 29.0 nm 183.4°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR UNUSBL 090-110 BYD 25 NM BLO 3800 FT; 110-140 BYD 8 NM BLO 4200 FT; 140-155 BYD 20 NM BLO 4200 FT; 155-170 BYD 25 NM BLO 4900 FT; 170-185 BYD 30 NM BLO 4900 FT; 230-240 BYD 33 NM BLO 5900 FT; 260-290 BYD 29 NM BLO 5900 FT; 290-300 BYD 33 NM BLO 6800 FT; 300-315 BYD 25 NM BLO 6800 FT; 325-335 BYD 25 NM BLO 5300 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH & DME PORTION UNUSBL 090-167 ALL ALTS & DISTANCES; 167-170 BYD 25 NM BLO 4900 FT; 170-185 BYD 30 NM BLO 4900 FT; 230-240 BYD 33 NM BLO 5900 FT; 260-290 BYD 29 NM BLO 5900 FT; 290-300 BYD 33 NM BLO 6800 FT; 300-315 BYD 25 NM BLO 6800 FT; 325-335 BYD 25 NM BLO 5300 FT.
TACAN NYL YUMA   24 Hours 58.5 nm 354.9°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  TACAN RECEIVER CHECK POINT:TYPE: TACAN GND,RADIAL: 033, DIST: 1.5,DESCRIPTION: TWY B BY ARMING PAD.AIRPORT: YUMA MCAS YUMA INTL (YUM) YUMA,AZ,
•  TACAN RECEIVER CHECK POINT:TYPE: TACAN GND,RADIAL: 033, DIST: 1.2,DESCRIPTION: TWY D.AIRPORT: YUMA MCAS YUMA INTL (YUM) YUMA,AZ,
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
BLH WX ASOS 120.175 MHz 760-922-3000 0.0 nm
P20 WX AWOS-3PT 132.75 MHz 928-669-2160 39.0 nm
LGF WX AWOS-3 128.225 MHz C928-328-5238 47.7 nm
HII WX AWOS-3 119.025 MHz 928-764-2309 59.6 nm
Runways
08/26
Dimensions: 6543 ft. x 150 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 80,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 160,000 lbs
   Double Tandem: 300,000 lbs
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 08 Runway 26
True Alignment: 90° 270°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Non-precision instrument Precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 33-36-59.7683 N 33-36-59.5333 N
Longitude: 114-43-39.8259 W 114-42-22.464 W
Elevation: 397.1 ft. 395.7 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height:   42 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:  
Visual Slope Indicator:   4-box VASI on left
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 397.2 ft. 396.2 ft.

17/35
Dimensions: 5800 ft. x 100 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 52,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 76,000 lbs
   Double Tandem: 135,000 lbs
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 17 Runway 35
True Alignment: 180°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Basic Basic
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 33-37-48.1258 N 33-36-50.7511 N
Longitude: 114-43-0.2703 W 114-43-0.5427 W
Elevation: 399.2 ft. 394.3 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 40 ft. AGL 40 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-box VASI on left 4-box VASI on left
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 399.6 ft. 399.3 ft.

Heliports
None