NELLIS AFB
Latitude: 36-14-10.32 N
Longitude: 115-2-3.31 W
Elevation: 1869 ft.
Variation: 14 E 1985
From city: 7 miles NE of LAS VEGAS, NV
ARTCC: ZLA
Section chart: LAS VEGAS
Time Zone: UTC-8(-7DT)
LSV (KLSV)
LAS VEGAS, NV
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Private use only
Control Tower: Air traffic control tower plus approach control
Tower Hours: 24 Hours
Apch/Dep Hours: 24 Hours
FSS: RENO FSS (RNO)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: LSV (NELLIS AFB)
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: B+
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
USAF
NELLIS AFB
LAS VEGAS, NV 89110
UNITED STATES
MANAGER:
CHIEF OF AFLD MANAGEMENT
NELLIS AFB
LAS VEGAS, NV 89110
UNITED STATES
Phone: 702-643-2227
4359.
General Remarks
•  MISC: RSRS WILL BE APPLIEDTO BASEASGN/DEPLOYED ACFT IAW NAFBI 11-250SEE (HTTPS://WWWMIL.NELLIS.AF.MIL/UNITS/99CS/SCS/NAFBI%2011-250.PDF).
•  SERVICE- LGT: ALL RWY THLD LGT GATED. RWY 21L PAPI RRP AND ILS RPI NOT COINCIDENTAL.
•  JASU - NO STARTER UNIT OR STARTING CAPABILITY FOR F4B, F4J ACFT. NO STARTER PROBE FOR USN ACFT. 2(MA-1A).
•  FUEL: J8. FUEL WILL NOT BE ORDERED TIL ACFT IS PRK.
•  FLUID: W-EXP 2-3 HR DELAY. SP PRESAIR LHOX LOX
•  OIL: O-123-128-132-133-148-156 SOAP.
•  TRAN ALERT: FLEET SRVC THRU MCCARRAN INTL IF AVBL (1500-2300Z), 48 HR PN RQR. COORD THRU NELLIS SUPPORT CTR(NSC) (1430-2330Z++) AT DSN 682-5250, C702-652-5250 AND AFTER HRS 702-232-7867. PROGRESSIVE TAXI AVBL.
•  SEE FLIP AP/1 SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT RMK.
•  RSTD: PPR ARR NOT AUTH DUR RED FLAG (RF) OR LFE LAUNCH/RECOVERY PERIOD - CK NOTAM FOR DATE/TIME. NO PPR ARR DUR NGT RF/LFE OPR. MULTI APCH NOT AUTH DUR RF/LFE OR AFTER OFFL SS UNLESS APV BY 57 WG SOF. PPR'S MAY BE OBTAINED UP TO 7 DAYS PRIOR TO PLANNED ARR.
•  RSTD: REQ FOR ADDN ACFT FR A BASE THAT HAS MET THE MAX ALLOWED (4) WILL BE CONSIDERED 3 DAYS PRIOR TO SKED ARR, SUPPORT AND SPACE PERMS. DUR RF/LFE PERIODS, PPR'S MAY BE REQ UP TO 7 DAYS PRIOR TO ARR BUT ISSUED NO EARLIER THAN 24 HR PRIOR TO PLANNED ARR.
•  RSTD: ACFT WITH CODE 7 OR HI CTC PTD WHEN 100 NM OUT.
•  RSTD: OPR RSTD DUR BIRD WATCH COND MODERATE (TKOF OR LDG PERMS ONLY WHEN DEP AND ARR AVOID IDENT BIRD ACT, NO LCL IFR/VFR TFC PAT ACT) AND SEVERE (TKOF AND LDG PROHWO OG/CC OR DESIGNATED OFFL APVL).
•  CAUTION - STEEPLY RISING TERRAIN S AND E OF CNTRLINE RWY 03R-21L. RWY 03L-21R HAS HI POTENTIAL FOR HYDROPLANING. CRANE TRNG SITE N OF DEP END RWY 03L, MAX HT 200'. ACFT TAXIING ON TWY D BTN TWY F AND RWY 21R USE CAUTION, 4' 8'' HI DIST REMAINING MRK LCTD 125' N TWY D CNTRLINE.
•  TFC PAT: ACFT DEP WILL NOT CLIMB ABV 3000' TIL PAST THE DEP END OF RWY.
•  NS ABTMT: ACC QUIET HR POLICY IN EFF 0630-1400Z++.
•  MISC: FIRST 1320' RWY 21R AND FIRST 920' RWY 03L GROOVED CONCRETE. MID 7879' RWY 03L-21R CNTR 80' CONCRETE, BALANCE ASPHALT. ACFT DEP ON RADAR VECTORS MUST MAINT 300' PER NM MIN CLIMB.
•  MISC: E SIDE 9000'-1000' DIST REMAINING MRK RWY 21L NOT AVBL. TRAN ACFT SHALL COMMUNICATE WITH NELLIS ATC FAC ON UHF TO THE MAX EXTENT POSSIBLE DUE TO HVY CONCENTRATION OF ACFT IN THE VFR PAT.
•  RSTD: PPR FOR TRAN FTR/DV ACFT CTC AM OPS DSN 682-4600/01, C702-652-4600. PPR FOR EXER, DEPLOYMENT, C130 AND LARGER ACFT CTC NELLIS SUPPORT CENTER DSN 682-5250/52311430-0030Z++ MON-FRI.
•  RSTD: SUN AND HOL TFC EXP ARR FR N, DEP N WINDS PERM WITH TFC PAT TOWARDS E (SUNRISE MT).
•  BEARING STRENGTH: RY 03L/21R - S70 T150 ST175 TT360 TDT 840.
•  BEARING STRENGTH: RY 03R/21L - S130 T225 ST175 TT280 TDT800.
•  MISC: NO CLASSIFIED MATERIAL STORAGE AVAILABLE AT AM OPS. ALL CLASSIFIED MUST BE STORED IN THE NELLIS AFB COMMAND POST.
•  MISC: BUILDINGS (AND FLOODLIGHTS AT NIGHT) BLOCK THE WEATHER FORECASTER'S VIEW OF THE APPROACH END OF RUNWAY 03.
•  SERVICE-LGT: ALL SFL ON 21L 1.5 FT TO RIGHT OF EXTENDED CENTERLINE.
•  MISC: WX SUPPORT OPR MON-FRI 1430-2330Z++; CLSD WKND AND HOLIDAYS. WX OBSN VIEW OF RWY 03R/L APCH END RSTD BY FLIGHT FAC; OBSN VIEW RSTD FR 190-330 DEG BY FLIGHTLINE FAC AND BLDGS; NGT OBSN LTD DUE TO HI INTS RAMP LGT. WX BRIEF FOR TRAN AIRCREWS BYD NML OPR HR AVBL VIA 25 OWS AT DAVIS MONTHAN AFB DSN: 228-6598/6599, C(520)228-6598/6599.
•  RSTD: HOT CARGO PAD UNLIT AND RSTD TO DAYLIGHT/VFR OPS.
•  MISC: FOR CSTMS AND AG; CTC NELLIS SUPPORT CENTER FOR C-130 AND LARGER FRAMED ACFT AT DSN 682-5250 OR CTC BASEOPS FOR ALL OTHER ACFT AT DSN 682-4600 24 HOURS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL.
•  A-GEAR: ALL BAK-12B EXTN AND IN RAISED POSN, RQR 15 MIN PN FOR REMOVAL.
•  TRAN ALERT: OPR 1430-0630Z++, NO QUICK TURN FRI-SUN. NO MIL FLEET SVC AVBL, LTD TRAN SVC AVBL. NO TRAN ACFT CAN ARR/DEP PRIOR TO 1430Z++ AND MUST ARR/DEP NO LATER THAN 0600Z++.
•  RSTD: ALL INBOUND PAX/CARGO & DV ACFT MUST CTC COMD POST NO LATER THAN 30 MIN PRIOR TO LDG.
•  ALL INBD PAX/CARGO & DV ACFT MUST CTC COMD POST (RAYMOND 22) ON 381.300
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: 270.1 MHz 24 Hours
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
RADAR TYPE: ASR-9 24 Hours
NELLIS APPROACH: 118.125 MHz APCH/P  
  291.725 MHz APCH/P  
NELLIS CLERANCE DELIVERY: 120.9 MHz CD/P  
  289.4 MHz CD/P  
NELLIS DEPARTURE: 135.1 MHz DEP/P  
  385.4 MHz DEP/P  
NELLIS EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
  243 MHz EMERG  
NELLIS GROUND: 121.8 MHz GND/P  
  275.8 MHz GND/P  
NELLIS TOWER: 132.55 MHz LCL/P  
  327 MHz LCL/P  
Other - (ACC COMD POST - (HAVE QUICK TIMING AVBL.)): 320 MHz ACC COMD POST - (HAVE QUICK TIMING AVBL.)  
Other - (ACC COMD POST-(RAYMOND 22)): 381.3 MHz ACC COMD POST-(RAYMOND 22)  
Other - (AF OPNS): 340.2 MHz AF OPNS  
Other - (CLASS B (NORTH)): 124.95 MHz CLASS B (NORTH)  
  273.55 MHz CLASS B (NORTH)  
Other - (PMSV METRO): 323.9 MHz PMSV METRO  
Other - (PMSV): 344.6 MHz PMSV  
Other - (PTD): 139.3 MHz PTD  
  372.2 MHz PTD  
Other - (SFA): 321.1 MHz SFA  
  326.2 MHz SFA  
  385.5 MHz SFA  
  397.2 MHz SFA  
Other - (SOF (CALL BULLSEYE SOF).): 305.6 MHz SOF (CALL BULLSEYE SOF).  
Remarks:
•  SFA
•  ALCE AMC - OPR ONLY DUR RED FLAG DEPLOYMENT/CHG OVER/REDEPLOYMENT AND OTHER EXER. 257.35 259.95.
•  NELLIS CONTROL, NV KLSV (R) FOR VFR/IFR SVC IN R4806E, R4806W, R4807A, R4807B, R4808N, R4808S, R4809 THE DESERT MOA AND THE OVERLYING ATCAAS, CTC NELLIS CONTROL ON THE APPROPRIATE FREQ. WILSON CREEK - 126.65 317.525; TONOPAH -119.35 254.4; LAS VEGAS - 126.65 317.525; CALIENTE - 126.65 317.525; MORMON MESA - 126.65 317.525 H-2B, L-5B; TONOPAH TEST RANGE 119.35 254.4.
•  MAC ALCE /NELLIS ALCE/ OPNS OPER 24 HRS.
•  FREQS 139.3 & 372.2 UNREL 085?-155? BYD 35 NM AT FL 200, 315?-005? BYD 40 NM AT FL 200, 230?-290? BYD 55 NM AT FL 200.
•  FREQ 323.9 PMSV UNREL 085?-155? BYD 35 NM AT OR BLW FL 200, 315?-005? BYD 40 NM AT OR BLW FL 200, 230?-290? BYD 55 NM AT OR BLW FL 200.
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 21L ILS I-DIQ 109.1 MHz  
•  ILS 21L DME FROM LSV TACAN.
•  NO NOTAM MP: ILS 0900-1100Z++ TUE. AND THU.
•  ILS CLASSIFICATION CODE I/E.


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
TACAN LSV NELLIS   24 Hours 0.7 nm 221.2°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN AZIMUTH AND DME UNUSABLE 020-035 BYD 30 NM BLO 8,000 FT, 035-080 BYD 20 NM, 080- 155 BYD 5 NM BLO 10,000 FT, 080-155 BYD 15 NM, 285-350 BYD 20 NM BLO 11,000 FT, 285-350 BYD 26 NM BLO 15,000 FT, 285-350 BYD 33 NM, 350-360 BYD 20 NM BLO 9,000 FT, 350-360 BYD 26 NM BLO 15,000 FT, 360-020 BYD 20 NM BLO 8,000 FT, 360-020 BYD 26 NM BLO 12,000 FT.
•  NO-NOTAM MP: 0900-1100Z++ WED.
VOT VGT NORTH LAS VEGAS 108.2 MHz 24 Hours 8.3 nm 79.6°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
VORTAC LAS LAS VEGAS 116.9 MHz 24 Hours 11.2 nm 32.9°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  NO-NOTAM MP: 1600-1800Z++SAT.
•  VORTAC UNUSBL 025-160 BYD 20 NM BLO 6,000 FT; 160-200 BYD 20 NM BLO 9,000 FT; 200-220 BYD 15 NM BLO 9,000 FT; 200-025 BYD 25 NM BLO 11,000 FT; 220-245 BYD 35 NM BLO 15,000 FT; 245-260 BYD 35 NM BLO 14,000 FT; 260-275 BYD 35 NM BLO 14,000 FT; 275-310 BYD 35 NM BLO 16,500 FT.
TACAN INS INDIAN SPRINGS   24 Hours 37.2 nm 124.1°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  TACAN UNMTO, 0500Z - 1230Z++
•  TACAN AZIMUTH AND DME UNUSBL 140-230 BYD 15 NM BLO 15,000 FT; 260-025 ALL DSTCS AND ALTS.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
VGT WX ASOS 118.05 MHz 702-648-6633 8.0 nm
LAS WX ASOS   702-736-1416 10.9 nm
HND WX ASOS 120.775 MHz 702-614-4537 16.5 nm
BVU WX AWOS-3 118.475 MHz 702-293-1532 19.2 nm
Runways
03L/21R
Dimensions: 10120 ft. x 200 ft.
Surface Type: CONC
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 46/R/C/W/T
   Single Wheel: 60,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 160,000 lbs
   Double Tandem: 265,000 lbs
   Dual Double Tandem: 650,000 lbs
  Runway 03L Runway 21R
True Alignment: 41° 221°
Traffic Pattern: Left Right
Markings: Precision instrument Precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 36-13-36.1 N 36-14-51.3 N
Longitude: 115-2-48.49 W 115-1-27 W
Elevation: 1833.4 ft. 1869 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 52 ft. AGL 48 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: TBD TBD
Approach Lights: ALSF1: Standard 2400 feet high intensity approach lighting system with sequenced flashers, category 1 configuration ALSF1: Standard 2400 feet high intensity approach lighting system with sequenced flashers, category 1 configuration
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 1840.5 ft. 1869 ft.

03R/21L
Dimensions: 10051 ft. x 150 ft.
Surface Type: CONC
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 51/R/C/W/T
   Single Wheel: 60,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 160,000 lbs
   Double Tandem: 265,000 lbs
   Dual Double Tandem: 650,000 lbs
  Runway 03R Runway 21L
True Alignment: 41° 221°
Traffic Pattern: Left Right
Markings: Precision instrument Precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 36-13-29.58 N 36-14-44.26 N
Longitude: 115-2-39.32 W 115-1-18.38 W
Elevation: 1825.7 ft. 1865 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 53 ft. AGL 54 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: TBD TBD
Approach Lights: ALSF1: Standard 2400 feet high intensity approach lighting system with sequenced flashers, category 1 configuration ALSF1: Standard 2400 feet high intensity approach lighting system with sequenced flashers, category 1 configuration
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 1832.6 ft. 1865 ft.

Heliports
None