DESERT CENTER
Latitude: 33-44-51.8 N
Longitude: 115-19-30.9 W
Elevation: 559 ft.
Variation: 13 E 1985
From city: 5 miles NE of DESERT CENTER, CA
ARTCC: ZLA
Section chart: LOS ANGELES
Time Zone: UTC-8(-7DT)
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DESERT CENTER, CA
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Private use only
Control Tower: No air traffic control tower at airport
FSS: RIVERSIDE FSS (RAL)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: NONE
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
CHUCKWALLA VALLEY ASSOCIATES LLC
PO BOX 714
PALM DESERT, CA 92261
UNITED STATES
Phone: 760-227-3100
MANAGER:
MICKY GRANA
PO BOX 714
PALM DESERT, CA 92261
UNITED STATES
Phone: 760-227-3100
General Remarks
No remarks.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: None  
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VORTAC BLH BLYTHE 117.4 MHz 24 Hours 29.7 nm 288.1°
•  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.
TACAN NXP COYOTE   24 Hours 52.9 nm 128.3°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN AZIMUTH AND DME UNUSBL 020-070 BYD 16 NM BLO 7,500 FT, 130-170 BYD 16 NM BLO 15,000 FT, 290-090 BYD 21 NM BLO 15,000 FT,
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
BLH WX ASOS 120.175 MHz 760-922-3000 31.4 nm
TRM WX ASOS 118.325 MHz 760-399-8054 42.4 nm
Runways
05/23
Dimensions: 4200 ft. x 50 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: FAIR
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights:  
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 45,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 80,000 lbs
   Double Tandem: 140,000 lbs
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 05 Runway 23
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Basic Basic
Markings Condition: Fair Fair
Latitude: 33-44-43.02 N 33-45-0.65 N
Longitude: 115-19-53.38 W 115-19-8.33 W
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No

Heliports
None