CHINA LAKE NAWS (ARMITAGE FLD)
Latitude: 35-41-8.3153 N
Longitude: 117-41-30.5313 W
Elevation: 2283 ft.
Variation: 14 E 2000
From city: 3 miles NW of CHINA LAKE, CA
ARTCC: ZLA
Section chart: LOS ANGELES
Time Zone: UTC-8(-7DT)
NID (KNID)
CHINA LAKE, CA
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Private use only
Control Tower: Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours: 1430-0630Z++ MON-FRI; CLSD ALTN FRI AND 1ST WORKING/NON-HOL MON OF MONTH. SAT-SUN OPR BY PPR/LCL USE ONLY.
FSS: RIVERSIDE FSS (RAL)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: NID (CHINA LAKE NAWS (ARMITAGE FLD))
Attendance: MON-FRI 1430-0630Z++
CLSD ALTN FRI AND 1ST WORKING/NON-HOL FRI OF MONTH. SAT-SUN OPR BY PPR/LCL USE ONLY.
Segmented Circle: No
Beacon: Split Clear and Green
SS-SR
Fuel: NONE
Int'l Operations:  
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
US NAVY
OCEANOGRAPHIC OFC - CODE 3142
WASHINGTON, CA 20373
UNITED STATES
MANAGER:
COMMANDING OFFICER
NAVAL AIR FACILITY
CHINA LAKE, CA 93555
UNITED STATES
General Remarks
•  RWY-LGTS: RWY 21, OLS.
•  RWY-LGTS: RWY 26, OLS.
•  RWY-LGTS: RWY 14, OLS.
•  RWY-LGTS: RWY 32, OLS.
•  A-GEAR - E-28 (B) RWY 08-26 NML DERIGGED 15 MIN NTC RQR TO RIG.
•  JASU - 3(GTC-85), 5(NC-10A1), 1(NC-10B), 1(NC-10C),7(AM32A-108), 4(A/M47A-4), 4(MSU-200).
•  FUEL - J8- AVBL 1400-0700Z++ MON-THU; 1400-0430Z++ ALT THU-FRI; 2200-0700Z++ SUN
•  OIL - O-133-156.
•  TRAN ALERT - EXP SVC DELAY. LTD TRAN SVC AVBL 1530-0300Z++ MON-FRI.
•  RSTD - PPR DSN 437-5301. ALL PPR ISSUED 1430-0630Z++ WEEKDAYS ONLY.
•  CSTMS/AG/IMG - CSTMS NOT AVBL. ACFT ENTERING FR FOREIGN COUNTRIES MUST CLEAR CSTMS PRIOR ARR.
•  MISC - TRAN ACFT TO/FR CHINA LAKE NID MUST CTC R2508 COMPLEX CONTROL BOARD FOR SKED/BRIEF PRIOR TO OBTAINING APPR. PORTIONS OF APCH END RWY 26 AND ADJ TWY NOT VISIBLE FR TWR.
•  MISC: LIMITED PASSENGER SVC AVAILABLE.
•  SERVICE LGT: ALL RYS MARKED 150 FT WIDE, LIGHTED 200 FT WIDE.
•  RSTD: PPR CIVIL ACFT OFFL BUS. ARPT SUBJECT TO NO NOTICE CLOSURE.
•  CAUTION - BIRD HAZ NEAR GOLF CRS, WI CLASS D AIRSPACE, OCT-APR.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: 322.375 MHz 24 Hours
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
CHINA LAKE CLERANCE DELIVERY: 274.7 MHz CD/P  
CHINA LAKE EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
  234 MHz EMERG  
CHINA LAKE GROUND: 360.2 MHz GND/P  
CHINA LAKE TOWER: 120.15 MHz LCL/P  
  340.2 MHz LCL/P  
JOSHUA APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 133.65 MHz APCH/S DEP/S JOSHUA
  133.65 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
  348.7 MHz APCH/S DEP/S JOSHUA
  348.7 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
Other - (PMSV METRO): 343.15 MHz PMSV METRO  
Other - (VFR ADVSY SVC): 126.55 MHz VFR ADVSY SVC  
  127.5 MHz VFR ADVSY SVC  
  133.65 MHz VFR ADVSY SVC  
  291.6 MHz VFR ADVSY SVC  
  348.7 MHz VFR ADVSY SVC  
Remarks:
•  VFR ADVSY SVC - (E) 133.65 126.55 127.5 291.6 348.7 REMARKS: PROVIDED TO ALL PILOTS OPR WITHIN ADJ R2508. CTC JOSHUA APP.
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
TACAN NID CHINA LAKE   0630-2230 0.2 nm 205.3°
•  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++.
VORTAC EDW EDWARDS 116.4 MHz 24 Hours 42.2 nm 2.7°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNUSBL 090-150 BYD 15 NM.
•  DME UNUSBL 090-150 BYD 10 NM.
NDB GWF GEN WILLIAM J FOX 282 KHz 24 Hours 62.3 nm 24.2°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB UNMON.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
L71 WX AWOS-1 120.875 MHz   35.6 nm
MHV WX AWOS-3 132.225 MHz 661-824-5218 43.8 nm
TSP WX AWOS-3 120.025 MHz 661-823-0473 49.3 nm
WJF WX ASOS   661-949-2840 62.2 nm
WJF WX AWOS-3 133.875 MHz 661-942-2774 62.2 nm
Runways
03/21
Dimensions: 9993 ft. x 200 ft.
Surface Type: PEM
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 54/R/C/W/T
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 03 Runway 21
True Alignment: 42° 222°
Latitude: 35-40-32.31 N
HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
35-41-45.443 N
HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
Longitude: 117-42-30.203 W 117-41-8.726 W
Elevation: 2282.9 ft. 2199.8 ft.
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 2283 ft. 2212.4 ft.

08/26
Dimensions: 7702 ft. x 150 ft.
Surface Type: PEM
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: R/C/W/T
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 08 Runway 26
True Alignment: 90° 270°
Latitude: 35-40-59.786 N
HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
35-40-58.751 N
HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
Longitude: 117-42-14.716 W 117-40-41.36 W
Elevation: 2259.6 ft. 2225.1 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 50 ft. AGL 50 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left 4-light PAPI on left
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 2260 ft. 2231.6 ft.

14/32
Dimensions: 9013 ft. x 150 ft.
Surface Type: PEM
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 64/R/C/W/T
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 14 Runway 32
True Alignment: 154° 334°
Latitude: 35-41-55.528 N
HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
35-40-35.32 N
HORIZONTAL DATUM WGS84.
Longitude: 117-41-35.5 W 117-40-47.84 W
Elevation: 2202.2 ft. 2239.6 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 52 ft. AGL 50 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on right 4-light PAPI on right
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 2211.6 ft. 2239.6 ft.

Heliports
None