MIRAMAR MCAS
Latitude: 32-52-6.044 N
Longitude: 117-8-30.245 W
Elevation: 477 ft.
Variation: 15 E 1965
From city: 3 miles N of SAN DIEGO, CA
ARTCC: ZLA
Section chart: LOS ANGELES
Time Zone: UTC-8(-7DT)
NKX (KNKX)
SAN DIEGO, 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: 1530-0800Z++ MON-THU; 1530-0200Z++ FRI; CLSD SAT; 2200-0200Z++SUN. FLD CLSD NATL HOL AND NATL HOL WKENDS.
FSS: SAN DIEGO FSS (SAN)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: NKX (MIRAMAR MCAS)
Attendance:
OPR 1530-0800Z MON-THUR; 1530-0200Z++ FRI: 2200-0200Z++ SUN; CLSD SAT AND HOL. SEE FLIP AP/1 SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT INFO.
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTIVATE-ALSF-1, HIRL, CL AND PAPI RWY 06L-24R-298.925 OR 133.475.
Beacon: Split Clear and Green
SEE RMK
ATC-CTL
Fuel: NONE
Int'l Operations:  
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
US NAVY
OCEANOGRAPHIC OFC - CODE 3142
WASHINGTON, CA 20373
UNITED STATES
MANAGER:
COMMANDING OFFICER
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92145
UNITED STATES
General Remarks
•  CAUTION: WATER ON THE RUBBER BUILD-UP AREAS OF THE RWY MAY PRODUCE POOR TRACTION AND/OR BA AND STANDING WATER ON RWY MAY PRODUCE HYDROPLANING COND.
•  NS ABTMT: STRICTLY ENFORCED, MANDATORY PRO AND CRS RULES. ALL TRAN ACFT MUST REVIEW AND SIGN NOISE ABATEMENT FORM WITH FLT PLANNING.
•  CAUTION: HIGH MID-AIR POTENTIAL, EXER EXTREME VIGILANCE.
•  CAUTION: ALL ACFT ARR/DEP VFR VIA CORRIDOR RULES TO/FR COASTLINE ARE ADVS TO EXER EXTREME CAUTION TO AVOID HANG GLIDER ACT NEAR TORRY PINES GOLF CRS, NKX R-280/5 DME.
•  CAUTION: EXTSV GEN AVIATION TFC ALL ALTS, ALL DRCT NEAR AFLD. HIGH VOLUME OF CIV VFR TFC ALONG THE COAST W OF AFLD.
•  MISC: ORDINANCE, LIVE OR INERT, NOT PERMS TO REMAIN ON RON TRAN ACFT.
•  SERVICE-LGT: PAPI RRP NOT COINCIDENTAL WITH PAR RY 24L & RY 24R. PAPI UNITS FOR RY 06R/L ARE OPTIMIZED FOR HGT GROUP 2 TYPE ACFT.
•  A-GEAR: SHORT FLD A-GEAR RWY 24R NML DE-RIGGED.
•  FUEL: J5
•  FLUID: SP LHOX LOX.
•  OIL: O-148-156.
•  TRAN ALERT: NO AMC FLEET SVC AVBL. ALCE TEAM RQR FOR ALL AMC FLT. LTD TRAN SVC, NO TIE-DOWN, OIL/LABORATORY ANALYSIS OR TRAN MAINT SVC AVBL.
•  RWY-LGTS: RWY 06L - OLS.RWY-LGTS: RWY 24R - SF, OLS.
•  RWY-LGTS: RWY 06R - OLS.RWY-LGTS: RWY 24L - OLS.
•  JASU: (A/M47A-4) (NC-10A1) (NC-10C)
•  TRAN ALERT: NO SHUTTLE SVC AVBL. ALL VIP ACFT CTC AIRFIELD OPS ON PTD 15 MIN PRIOR TO ARR.
•  RSTD (1 OF 3): PPR FOR ALL TRAN ACFT AND TRANSCOM/JOSAC/NALO ARE REQUIRED TO CONTACT VAL DSN 267-4284, C858 577-4284 (PPR RSTD TO 30 MIN BEFORE/AFTER APPROVED TIME, PPR NOT VALID OUTSIDE OF THIS WINDOW AND MUST BE RE-COORED TO ARR).
•  RSTD (2 OF 3): FOR STAGING (LCL TRNG FLT) OR HIGH VISIBILITY EVENTS (VIP M7 AND ABOVE, MEDEVAC W/BATTLE PATIENTS, OIF/OEF HOMECOMING, HR/ANGEL FLIGHTS ETC.) ARE REQUIRED TO NOTIFY AIROPS 1HR PRIOR TO ARRIVAL DUE TO 3DMAW CG AND STATION CO COORDINATION.
•  RSTD (3 OF 3): PLEASE CONTACT THE ODO AT DSN 267-4277/4284, C858-577-4277/4284.
•  TFC PAT: REDUCED RWY SEPARATION STD IN EFF USN/USMC ACFT. OPR ON PARL RWY 700' APART. MULTI PRACTICE APCH RY 06L/R NOT AUTH. RADAR VECTORS TO FINAL APCH EXP STEEP DESCENT.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: 352 MHz 24 Hours
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
RADAR TYPE: ASR-9 RADAR
MIRAMAR CLERANCE DELIVERY: 125.975 MHz CD/P  
  254.325 MHz CD/P  
MIRAMAR GROUND: 128.625 MHz GND/P  
  307.325 MHz GND/P  
MIRAMAR TOWER: 135.2 MHz LCL/P  
  298.925 MHz LCL/P  
  340.2 MHz LCL/S  
Other - (PMSV METRO): 342.4 MHz PMSV METRO  
Other - (PTD): 335.625 MHz PTD  
Other - (RADAR): 133.625 MHz RADAR  
  266.8 MHz RADAR  
  270.35 MHz RADAR  
  307.9 MHz RADAR  
  328.4 MHz RADAR  
  348.75 MHz RADAR  
  350.275 MHz RADAR  
  373.575 MHz RADAR  
  379.125 MHz RADAR  
  380.3 MHz RADAR  
SOCAL APPROACH: 132.2 MHz APCH/P  
  269.1 MHz APCH/P  
SOCAL DEPARTURE: 119.6 MHz DEP/P WEST
  132.2 MHz DEP/P EAST
  269.1 MHz DEP/P EAST
  288.325 MHz ACFT DEP W291 FOR NKX ARR  
  363.1 MHz DEP/P WEST
Remarks:
•  FOR CLNC DEL WHEN ATCT CLSD CALL SOCAL APCH (800) 448-3724.
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 24R ILS I-NKX 111.15 MHz  


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
TACAN NKX MIRAMAR   0800-0000 0.7 nm 97.1°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  TACAN RECEIVER CHECK POINT: TYPE: TACAN GND, RADIAL: 061, DIST: 1.4, AIRPORT: MIRAMAR MCAS/MITSCHER FIELD (NKX) CA, DESCRIPTION: RUNUP AREA RY 24R-TWY Q.
•  TACAN RECEIVER CHECK POINT: TYPE: TACAN GND, RADIAL: 063, DIST: 1.4, AIRPORT: MIRAMAR MCAS/MITSCHER FIELD (NKX) CA, DESCRIPTION: RUNUP AREA RY 24R-TWY E AND TWY P.
VOT SAN MOUNT SOLEDAD 109 MHz 24 Hours 5.9 nm 72.9°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  VOT AREA OF COVERAGE: SAN DIEGO, NORTH ISLAND NAS-HALSEY FLD (NZY), UNUSABLE ALL AREAS EXCEPT RUNUP AREAS FOR RWYS 29 AND 18.
•  VOT AREA OF COVERAGE: SAN DIEGO, MONTGOMERY FIELD (MYF), UNUSABLE ALL AREAS EXCEPT RUNUP AREAS RYS 05 & 28L.
•  VOT AREA OF COVERAGE: SAN DIEGO, SAN DIEGO INTL (SAN), UNUSBL ALL AREAS EXCEPT RUNUP AREA RY 27.
VORTAC MZB MISSION BAY 117.8 MHz 24 Hours 6.7 nm 39.2°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 090-100 BYD 28 NM, 100-130 BYD 17 NM, 130-190 BYD 14 NM, 190-219 BYD 20 NM, 308-350 BYD 20 NM BLO 8,000 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNUSBL 310-350 BYD 15 NM BLO 6,000 FT.
•  TACAN DME UNUSBL 310-350 BYD 20 NM BLO 6,000 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH AND DME UNUSBL 310-350 BYD 30 NM BLO 10,000 FT.
VOT SEE GILLESPIE FIELD 110 MHz 24 Hours 8.8 nm 287.1°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  VOT AREA OF GROUND COVERAGE: SAN DIEGO (GILLESPIE FIELD).
TACAN NZY NORTH ISLAND   24 Hours 10.6 nm 20.7°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NO-NOTAM MP: 1500-1700Z++ SUN.
•  UNUSBL 180-230 DEG BYD 20 NM BLO 3000' 230-300 DEG BYD 15 NM BLO 3000' 300-340 DEG BYD 30 NM BLO 3000'
VORTAC PGY POGGI 109.8 MHz 24 Hours 17.5 nm 332.1°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  DME UNUSBL 005-015 BYD 30 NM ALL ALTS; 060-080 BYD 25 NM ALL ALTS; 080-100 ALL DSTCS AND ALTS.
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 005-015 BYD 30 NM ALL ALTS; 060-080 BYD 25 NM ALL ALTS; 080-100 ALL DSTCS AND ALTS.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNUSBL 060-080 BYD 25 NM ALL ALTS; 080-100 ALL DSTCS AND ALTS.
NDB UN TIJUANA 381 KHz 24 Hours 20.8 nm 344.8°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  RBN LOCATED OVER RADIAL 247 TIJ VOR AT 2.7NM.
VOR/DME TIJ TIJUANA 116.5 MHz 24 Hours 21.8 nm 334.3°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
VOR HDF HOMELAND 113.4 MHz 24 Hours 54.4 nm 177.7°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR UNUSBL 360-040 BYD 20 NM BLO 12000 FT; 360-040 BYD 30 NM BLO 15500 FT; 170-250 BYD 10 NM.
VOT SNA SANTA ANA 110 MHz 24 Hours 60.7 nm 142.8°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
MYF WX ASOS   858-576-4337 3.1 nm
SAN WX ASOS   619-296-8934 8.4 nm
SEE WX AWOS-3 125.45 MHz 619-449-1228 12.2 nm
RNM WX ASOS 132.025 MHz 760-789-0736 15.4 nm
NRS WX ASOS     18.4 nm
•  DSN 577-9890
•  C619-437-9890
Runways
06L/24R
Dimensions: 12000 ft. x 200 ft.
Surface Type: CONC
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 66/R/B/W/T
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 06L Runway 24R
Latitude: 32-51-52.432 N 32-52-22.341 N
Longitude: 117-9-53.453 W 117-7-37.302 W
Elevation: 425.8 ft. 475 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 52 ft. AGL 55 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: yes yes
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 432 ft. 475 ft.

06R/24L
Dimensions: 8001 ft. x 200 ft.
Surface Type: PEM
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 62/R/B/W/T
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 06R Runway 24L
Latitude: 32-51-55.705 N 32-52-15.637 N
Longitude: 117-9-6.008 W 117-7-35.23 W
Elevation: 430.3 ft. 477.3 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 55 ft. AGL 46 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: 447 ft. 477 ft.

Heliports
None