EDWARDS AFB
Latitude: 34-54-29.1182 N
ESTIMATED ARP CALCULATED BASED ON RY 04L/22R & 04R/22L ONLY.
Longitude: 117-53-7.9027 W
Elevation: 2310.5 ft.
Variation: 15 E 1985
From city: 6 miles SW of EDWARDS, CA
ARTCC: ZLA
Section chart: LOS ANGELES
Time Zone: UTC-8(-7DT)
EDW (KEDW)
EDWARDS, CA
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: OPR 1400-0600Z++MON-FRI, WEEKENDS BY NOTAM, CLSD HOL.
Apch/Dep Hours: 24 Hours
FSS: RIVERSIDE FSS (RAL)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: EDW (EDWARDS AFB)
Attendance: MON-FRI 1400 0600Z++
SAT 1400 2200Z++
CLSD SUN AND HOL.
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Fuel: 100, B+
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
CUSTOMS AVBL TO MIL ACFT ONLY; 24 HR PRIOR NOTICE REQUIRED.
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
USAF
EDWARDS AFB
EDWARDS, CA 93523
UNITED STATES
MANAGER:
BASE OPERATIONS
EDWARDS AFB
EDWARDS, CA 93523
UNITED STATES
Phone: 805-277-1110
General Remarks
•  BEARING STRENGTH RWY 04/22: S160 T200 ST175 TT560.
•  A-GEAR - BAK-12B(B) IN RAISED POSN ON DEP END OF ACT RWY. BAK-12B(B) RQR 20 MIN PN FOR APCH END ENGAGEMENT. WHENAFLD CLSD BAK-12B(B) IN RAISED POSN DEP END RWY 22, REMOVED APCH END RWY 22. 8 PT TIE-DOWNS ON ALL BAK-12B IN RAISED POSN.
•  JASU: (A/M32C-10D) (MA-3D) 2(A/M32A-86D) (MC-5 LO-PACK) (SGNSC) (PMU-29E) 2(A/M32A-60A).
•  FUEL: 2 HR REFUEL DELAY CAN BE EXP. 100 - AVBL THRU PRIOR ARNG WITH AERO CLUB ONLY DSN 527-2376 COMM 661-275-2376.
•  FLUID: JOAP SOAP SP PRESAIR LHOX LOX.
•  OIL: O-148
•  CSTMS/AG/IMG - CSTMS AVBL TO MIL ACFT ONLY, 24 HR PN RQR.
•  MISC - ACFT WITH DV INBD CTC PTD 40 NM OUT. NO COMSEC AVBL; AIRCREW LTD TO OWN RESOURCES ON ARR OR IN CASE OF EXTV DELAY. MULTIPLE ACFT RQR 24 HR PN. UHF EQPT ACFT MUST USE UHF (NOT VHF) IN PAT. NO RVR CAPABILITIES.
•  4. RSTD - SOUTH BASE RWY 06/24 IS LIMITED TO LIGHT AIRCRAFT (12,500 POUNDS GROSS WEIGHT OR LESS), NO TURBOJETS.
•  MISC: TRAN ACFT MAY EXP IFR SEPARATION DELAYS ENTERING R2508 COMPLEX. TRAN ACFT EXP EXTV REFUL DELAYS.
•  NS ABTMT - RWY 22L & RWY 22R: ALL IFR DEP EXC LO PERFORMANCE ACFT (C12, T1, ETC) WHOSEINITIAL TURN IS SW-N, FLY RWY HDG TIL 12 DME BEFORE TURNING ON CRS.
•  MISC: CARGO AIRCRAFT REQUIRING SUPPORT MUST ARRIVE PRIOR TO 0200Z++. NO SPACE A PASSENGER SUPPORT AVAILABLE.
•  1. RSTD - OFFL BUS ONLY ON WKEND AND HOL, PPR ALWAYS. CTC BASE OPS DSN 527-2222/4185, C661-277-2222/4185 FOR PPR NR. PPR AND AIRSPACE BRIEFING RQR FOR ALL ACFT (NO EXC), EDWARDS PPR BRIEFING LOCATED AT WWW.EDWARDS.AF.MIL/R-2508.ASP, TRAN SHOULD BE PRIOR COORD IN ADVANCE WITH AIRSPACE MGR DSN 527-2515.
•  2. RSTD-TRAN SHOULD BE PRIOR COORD IN ADVANCE WITH AIRSPACE MGR DSN 527-2446 OR SPORT RCF DSN 527-3928. ALL PPR RQR MIN 24 HR PRIOR NOTICE, NO SAME DAY PPR AVBL. PPR WILL NOT BE ISSUED MORE THAN 5 DAYS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL. ALL PPR VALID +/- 30 MIN PPR TIME. FONE COORD RQR FOR PPR OUTSIDE OF BLOCK TIME.
•  3. RSTD - PRACTICE APCH TO EDWARDS AFB MAIN BASE RWY, NORTH BASE RWY AND LAKE BED RWY PROH WHEN TWR CLSD. CTC NASA FLT OPS C661-276-3213 EXC FOR PPR. NON-NASA REGISTERED ACFT MUST CONTACT NASA TO PARK ON NASA RAMP. S BASE RWY 06-24 CLSD OFFL SS-SR.
•  CAUTION: USE CAUTION FOR UAS ARRIVALS/DEPARTURES FROM RWY 04L/22R, SOUTH BASE RWY 06/24, NORTH BASE RWY 06/24, THEROGERS/ROSAMOND LAKEBED RUNWAY COMPLEX AND WITHIN R-2515. CONTACT ATC FOR UAS FLIGHT ACTIVITIES.
•  CAUTION - VFR INITIAL FLOWN 1215' N OF RWY CNTRLINE DUE TO STEEP STR-IN SIMULATED FLAME OUT AND SHUTTLE APCH TO RWY.
•  CAUTION: CAUTION - PAY CAREFUL ATTN TO ACFT ALIGNMENT ON FINAL TO PRECLUDE INADVERTENT LDG ON S BASE RWY 24. NUMEROUS UNMRK/UNLGTD OBST SUR ARPT.
•  CAUTION - OBSERVER VIS RSTD SW-N DUE BLDG OBST VISION.
•  RSTD: RWY 04L-22R DAYLT ONLY OPS.
•  SERVICE-LGT: ILS AND PAPI NOT COINCIDENTAL.
•  TRAN ALERT SVC AVBL 1400-0600Z++ WKD; 1400-0200Z++ ON WKEND AND HOL WITH 24 HOUR PRIOR NOTICE. TA SVC UNAVBL FOR MULTIPLE ACFT TURNS/SORTIES. TRANSPORTATION SVC AVBL 1400-2330Z++ WKD; EXP SVC DELAY WKEND AND HOL. LTD FLEET SVC AVBL. NO PRIORITY BASIS.
•  CAUTION: OCNL WX BALLOON LAUNCHES 1 1/4NM NORTH WEST (APPROX 290 DEG) FROM ATCT.
•  MISC: NON-PARTICIPATING ACFT MAY EXP SIGNIFICANT DELAYS WHILE SPECIAL USE AIRSPACE IS SANITIZED TO ALLOW FOR TRANSIT UNDER IFR. NON-PARTICIPATING ACFT PLAN TO ARR/DEP 0200-0600Z++, 1400-1700Z++ AND 1900-2100Z++. ADVANCED COORD AND APVL RQR OUTSIDE ABV TIMES.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: 269.9 MHz 1400-0600Z++
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
JOSHUA APPROACH: 134.05 MHz APCH/S RDR  
JOSHUA APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 126.1 MHz APCH/P DEP/P SOUTH
  132.75 MHz APCH/P DEP/P SPORT
  133.15 MHz APCH/P DEP/P EAST
  133.65 MHz APCH/P DEP/P WEST & NORTH
  269.2 MHz APCH/P DEP/P EAST
  290.3 MHz APCH/P DEP/P SOUTH
  343.7 MHz APCH/P DEP/P SPORT
  348.7 MHz APCH/P DEP/P WEST & NORTH
JOSHUA EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
  243 MHz EMERG  
JOSHUA GROUND: 121.8 MHz GND/P  
  225.4 MHz GND/P  
JOSHUA TOWER: 120.7 MHz LCL/P  
  318.1 MHz LCL/P  
  353.6 MHz LCL/S  
Other - (COMMAND POST): 304 MHz
REMARKS: CONFORM
COMMAND POST  
Other - (NASA): 135.825 MHz NASA  
  373.15 MHz NASA  
Other - (PMSV): 342.4 MHz PMSV  
Other - (PTD): 372.2 MHz PTD  
Other - (RDR): 335.6 MHz RDR  
Remarks:
•  REMOTE BRIEFING SVC AVBL CTC MARCH METRO - 239.8 OR CALL V947-2463.
•  SEE FLIP AP/1, FLT HAZ AND SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT RMK.
•  WHEN SPORT APCH CTL CLSD CTC JOSHUA APCH CTL FREQS 133.65/348.7.
•  RSTD- CTC NASA FLT OPS POC C661-276-3213, EXCEPT FOR PPR.
•  VFR TFC ADZY SVC PRVDD ACFT WITHIN AND ADJ TO R2508 ON FREQS 133.65 126.55 127.5 291.6 348.7.
•  ARMY AVIATION: AIRWORTHINESS QUALIFICATION TEST DIRECTORATE 141.1 339.9.
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 22L ILS I-EDW 110.1 MHz  
•  ILS - 22 RADAR OR DME RQR FOR LCZR.


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VORTAC EDW EDWARDS 116.4 MHz 24 Hours 8.8 nm 239.4°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNUSBL 090-150 BYD 15 NM.
•  DME UNUSBL 090-150 BYD 10 NM.
VORTAC PMD PALMDALE 114.5 MHz 24 Hours 18.8 nm 27.8°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN ANTENNA OFFSET 200' ON 345 DEGREE AZIMUTH OF VOR.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH AND DME UNUSBL 120-145 BYD 20 NM BLO 15500 FT; 145-150 BYD 20 NM BLO 14500 FT.
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 010-020 ALL DSTCS AND ALTS, 110-160 BYD 35 NM BLO 11,600 FT, 160-235 BYD 30 NM BLO 8,100 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNUSBL 110-145 BYD 20 NM BLO 15500 FT; 145-235 BYD 20 NM BLO 14500 FT; 345-355 BYD 35 NM ALL ALTS.
NDB GWF GEN WILLIAM J FOX 282 KHz 24 Hours 19.3 nm 58.0°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB UNMON.
VOR/DME VCV VICTORVILLE 109.05 MHz 24 Hours 30.9 nm 307.8°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  VOR PORTION OTS INDEFLY.
TACAN NID CHINA LAKE   0630-2230 47.7 nm 191.6°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  TACAN AZIMUTH AND DME UNUSBL 072-112 BYD 30 NM, 132-192 BYD 35 NM, 192-322 BYD 27 NM, 357- 037 BYD 25 NM.
•  TACAN OPR 1430-0630Z++.
VOR RAL RIVERSIDE 112.4 MHz 24 Hours 61.0 nm 339.5°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
L71 WX AWOS-1 120.875 MHz   15.9 nm
MHV WX AWOS-3 132.225 MHz 661-824-5218 16.3 nm
WJF WX AWOS-3 133.875 MHz 661-942-2774 19.3 nm
WJF WX ASOS   661-949-2840 19.3 nm
PMD WX ASOS 118.275 MHz 661-272-3798 19.4 nm
Runways
04L/22R
Dimensions: 12000 ft. x 200 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights:  
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 65/R/B/W/T
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 04L Runway 22R
Latitude: 34-54-9.8758 N 34-55-12.3655 N
Longitude: 117-54-17.312 W 117-52-14.8375 W
Elevation: 2310.5 ft. 2287.4 ft.
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No

04R/22L
Dimensions: 15024 ft. x 300 ft.
Surface Type: CONC
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 71/R/B/W/T
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 04R Runway 22L
True Alignment: 58° 238°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Latitude: 34-53-40.4153 N 34-54-58.6478 N
Longitude: 117-54-18.0431 W 117-51-44.7079 W
Elevation: 2302.8 ft. 2281.9 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 49 ft. AGL 51 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 2.5°
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left 4-light PAPI on left
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No Yes
TDZE:   2285 ft.

06/24
Dimensions: 8000 ft. x 50 ft.
Surface Type: CONC
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights:  
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 48/R/B/W/T
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 06 Runway 24
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No

Heliports
None