DAVIS MONTHAN AFB
Latitude: 32-9-58.92 N
Longitude: 110-52-59.4 W
Elevation: 2704 ft.
Variation: 12 E 2000
From city: 2 miles SW of TUCSON, AZ
ARTCC: ZAB
Section chart: PHOENIX
Time Zone: UTC-7
DMA (KDMA)
TUCSON, AZ
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Private use only
Control Tower: ATCT-TRACON
Tower Hours: 24 Hours
Apch/Dep Hours: 24 Hours
FSS: PRESCOTT FSS (PRC)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: PRC (ERNEST A. LOVE FIELD)
Attendance:
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Fuel: B+
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
USAF
2400 VALLEY BANK BLDG
PHOENIX, AZ 85083
UNITED STATES
Phone: 602-261-4774
MANAGER:
BASE OPERATIONS
DAVIS-MONTHAN AFB
TUCSON, AZ 85707
UNITED STATES
Phone: 520-228-4507
TUCSON APCH CTL - (520) 228-4507/4315.
General Remarks
•  NS ABTMT: QUIET HR POLICY IN EFFECT 0530-1300Z. MAX PERFORMANCE CLIMBS NOT AUTH. DISC AFTERBURNER AS SOON AS SAFELY POSSIBLE. HEAVY AIRCRAFT EXPECT RWY 12 DEP UNLESS PRECLUDED BY ACFT LIMITATIONS.
•  CAUTION: COYOTES, BURROWING OWLS AND JAVELINAS FOUND OCNL ON BOTH SIDES OF RWY. INCREASED WILDLIFE ACTVTY OBSERVED DURG MONSOON SEASON JUN-AUG.
•  BEARING STRENGTH RY 12-30: S155 T210 ST175 TT345
•  FUEL: TRAN ACFT CAN EXPECT UP TO 2 HR DELAY FOR REFUEL J8.
•  FLUID: SP PRESAIR LHOX LOX
•  OIL: O-148-156 JOAP; W-72 HR PN RQR
•  SEE FLIP AP/1 SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT RMK.
•  MISC: FIRST 2700 FT OF RY 12 AND FIRST 2445 FT OF RY 30 ARE CONCRETE. MID 8500 FT OF RY 12-30 IS ASPHALT. STD ACC RSRS APPLIED EXC 6000 FT BTN C130 ACFT. ALL TRAN AIRCREWS SHALL STORE ALL CLASSIFIED MATERIALS AT WG COMD POST (BLDG 2300).
•  RADAR: SEE TERMINAL FLIP FOR RADAR MINIMA.
•  A-GEAR: ALL BAK-12A EXTN.
•  RSTD: ALL ACFT INBD WITH DV CODE 6 OR HI AND/OR SPACE A PAX CTC PTD AT LEAST 30 MIN PRIOR TO ARR TO CONFIRM BLOCK TIME.
•  RSTD: PPR ALL ACFT, H24, CTC AFLD MGT DSN 228-4507/4315 C520-228-4507/4315. NO V/STOL APCH LDG.
•  CAUTION: HI ALT WX BALLOON RELEASED 5 MILE FINAL RWY 12 AT 1100Z AND 2300Z DAILY.
•  RSTD: TRAN ACFT ARE ALLOWED 1 APCH TO A FULL STOP, BTN 1430Z & OFFICIAL SS, OR IF DAVIS-MONTHAN IS NOT THE FINAL DESTN, MAY EXECUTE 1 APCH & DEP THE DAVIS-MONTHAN PAT. FOR MULT APCH OR APCH OUTSIDE THESE HRS, 355 OG/CC APVL REQUIRED. REQ APVL 24 HRS IN ADVANCE THROUGH DAVIS-MONTHAN BASE OPS.
•  RSTD: AFLD CLSD 1300-2100Z (EXC TO ACT SCRAMBLES) LAST SAT MTHLY.
•  MISC: ATC PERS WILL NOTIFY WX OF CHG AS PART OF COOPERATIVE WEATHER WATCH (CWW). CWW WILL INCL BUT IS NOT LTD TO TWR AND SCTR VIS AND SIGNIFICANT PIREP INFO TO BE INCL IN THE OBS/TAFS.
•  MISC: PRIMARY WX SENSOR IS FMQ-19 PRODUCING AUTOMATED OBSN. BASE WX AVBL H24 DUR DUTY WK, CLSD WKEND & FED HOL, DSN 228-6014/3254, FAX DSN 228-3255.
•  MISC: WX BRIEFINGS AVBL H24 FR 25 OWS AT DSN 228-6598/6599; 2 HR NTC RQR FOR TIMELY BRIEF. FMQ-19 AUTOMATED WX OBS SYS AVBL H24 MAY BE ACCESSED THRU DSN 228-0487 C520-228-0487.
•  CSTMS/AG/IMG: MIN 24 HR NOTICE REQUIRED FOR ACFT REQUIRING CUSTOMS/AGRICULTURE/IMMIGRATION. CTC AFLD MGT FOR COORDINATION.
•  MISC: WX BRIEFINGS AVBL H24 FR 25 OWS AT DSN 228-6598/6599; 2 HR NTC RQR FOR TIMELY BRIEF.
•  CAUTION: BASH-PHASE II BIRD ACT MIGRATORY SEASON SEP-JAN.
•  BASE WX AVBL 1400-0600Z MON-FRI, EXC HOL,DSN 228-6014/3254, FAX 228-3255.
•  SERVICE-TRAN ALERT: FLEET SVC AVBL MON-FRI 1400-0000Z WITH 24 HR PN. AFTER HRS, WEEKENDS, HOL, AND TDY ACFT RQR CREDIT CARD INFO PRIOR TO COORD. CTC TRAN ALERT DSN 228-4292, C520-228-4292.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: 270.1 MHz 1300-0530Z
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
RADAR TYPE: ASR 24 Hours
D-M APPROACH: 139.9 MHz APCH/S  
D-M APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 119.4 MHz APCH/P DEP/P CLASS C (RY 12 286-089)
  119.4 MHz APCH/P DEP/P CLASS C (RY 30 066-274)
  125.1 MHz APCH/P DEP/P CLASS C (RWY 12 090-285)
  125.1 MHz APCH/P DEP/P CLASS C (RWY 30 275-065)
  128.5 MHz APCH/S DEP/S  
  269.55 MHz APCH/P DEP/P CLASS C (RY 12 090-285)
  269.55 MHz APCH/P DEP/P CLASS C RY 30 275-065
  318.1 MHz APCH/P DEP/P CLASS C (RWY 12 286-089)
  318.1 MHz APCH/P DEP/P CLASS C (RWY 30 066-274)
  393 MHz APCH/S DEP/S  
D-M GROUND: 121.8 MHz GND/P CD/P  
  275.8 MHz GND/P CD/P  
D-M TOWER: 118.85 MHz LCL/P  
  253.5 MHz LCL/P  
Other - (COMD POST): 381.3 MHz
(CALL RAYMOND 8)
COMD POST  
Other - (COMMAND POST): 296.3 MHz COMMAND POST  
  304.8 MHz COMMAND POST  
Other - (PMSV METRO): 239.8 MHz PMSV METRO  
Other - (PTD): 372.2 MHz PTD  
Other - (RDR): 134.1 MHz RDR  
  271.3 MHz RDR  
Remarks:
•  PAR AVBL DURG DALGT VFR ONLY 0900-1700 WKDAYS; CLSD SAT/SUN & HOL.
•  PMSV METRO: ALT PMSV METRO KLUF 267.4.
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 30 ILS I-DMA 109.3 MHz  
•  BC UNUSE.
•  NO-NOTAM MP: 1400-1600Z TUE, THU.
•  ILS CLASSIFICATION CODE IE.


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
TACAN DMA DAVIS MONTHAN   24 Hours 0.4 nm 343.5°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN AZIMUTH & DME UNUSBL 330-030 BYD 25 NM BLO 17000 FT; 060-090 BYD 25 NM BLO 17000 FT.
•  NO-NOTAM MP: 1200-1400Z WED.
VORTAC TUS TUCSON 116 MHz
HIWAS BROADCAST.
24 Hours 4.6 nm 20.7°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  VORTAC UNUSBL 050-080 BYD 30 NM BLO 11500 FT; 350-020 BYD 30 NM BLO 13000 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH AND DME UNUSBL 155-165 BYD 35 NM BLO 13,000 FT.
NDB RYN RYAN 338 KHz 24 Hours 14.3 nm 83.2°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB UNMON.
•  NDB UNUSBL 025-050 BYD 25 NM BLO 14500 FT.
VOR/DME FHU LIBBY 113.6 MHz 24 Hours 43.8 nm 322.3°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR UNMON WHEN ATCT CLSD.
•  MILITARY USE: NO-NOTAM MP 1500-1900Z 2ND TUE OF MONTH.
•  VOR UNUSABLE 110-225 BYD 15 NM.
•  VOR/DME UNUSBL 110-235 BYD 10 NM ALL DISTS AND ALTS.
TACAN ARH FORT HUACHUCA   24 Hours 44.5 nm 321.6°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN UNUSBL 105-250 BYD 10 NM; 250-300 BYD 20 NM.
•  UNMTO WHEN TWR CLSD.
•  MILATARY USE: NO-NOTAM MP 1500-2300Z 1ST WED OF MONTH.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
TUS WX ASOS   520-889-7236 4.2 nm
RYN WX AWOS-3 133.35 MHz 520-578-0269 14.9 nm
AVQ WX AWOS-3 118.375 MHz 520-682-4104 22.3 nm
E77 WX AWOS-3PT 134.125 MHz 520-385-4238 30.5 nm
FHU WX ASOS 119.675 MHz 520-459-7316 44.2 nm
Runways
12/30
Dimensions: 13643 ft. x 200 ft.
Surface Type: PEM
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 75/R/C/W/T
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 12 Runway 30
Traffic Pattern: Left Right
Markings: Precision instrument Precision instrument
Latitude: 32-10-48.5983 N 32-9-9.2254 N
Longitude: 110-53-53.1245 W 110-52-5.6973 W
Elevation: 2589 ft. 2704 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 58 ft. AGL 59 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left 4-light PAPI on left
Approach Lights:   ALSF1: Standard 2400 feet high intensity approach lighting system with sequenced flashers, category 1 configuration
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes No
TDZE: 2615 ft. 2704 ft.

Heliports
None