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Data Effective: 05/23/2019 - 06/20/2019
EDW (KEDW)
EDWARDS AFB
EDWARDS , CA - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 34-54-29.1182 N
ESTIMATED ARP CALCULATED BASED ON RY 04L/22R & 04R/22L ONLY. / 117-53-7.9027 W
Elevation 2311 FT
Variation 15 E 1985
From city 6 miles SW of EDWARDS, CA
ARTCC ZLA
Section chart LOS ANGELES
Time Zone UTC-8(-7DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Facility use Private use only
Control Tower Air traffic control tower plus radar approach ontrol
Tower Hours OPR 1400-0600Z++MON-FRI, 1400-2200Z++ SAT, CLSD SUN AND 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++
    CLSD WKEND, HOL, AND AFMC FAMILY DAYS.
    Wind Indicator Yes
    Segmented Circle No
    Lights  
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee  
    Fuel 100LL, J8
    Fire and Rescue  
    Int'l Operations Not a Landing Rights Airport
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: None  
    CTAF: None  
    ATIS: 269.9 MHz 1400-0600Z++
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    EDWARDS EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
    EDWARDS GROUND: 121.8 MHz GND/P  
    EDWARDS TOWER: 120.7 MHz LCL/P  
    Other - (NASA OPS): 135.825 MHz NASA OPS  
    Remarks:
    • VFR TFC ADZY SVC PRVDD ACFT WITHIN AND ADJ TO R2508 ON FREQS 133.65 126.55 127.5 291.6 348.7.
    • RSTD- CTC NASA FLT OPS POC C661-276-3213, EXCEPT FOR PPR.
    • REMOTE BRIEFING SVC AVBL CTC MARCH METRO - 239.8 OR CALL V947-2463.
    • ARMY AVIATION: AIRWORTHINESS QUALIFICATION TEST DIRECTORATE 141.1 339.9.
    • SEE FLIP AP/1, FLT HAZ AND SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT RMK.
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    L71 WX AWOS-1 120.875 MHz 760-373-7670 15.9 nm
    MHV WX AWOS-3 132.225 MHz 661-824-5218 16.3 nm
    WJF WX ASOS   661-949-2840 19.0 nm
    PMD WX ASOS   661-272-3798 19.3 nm
    GXA WX ASOS 413.2 MHz 760-315-0639 23.1 nm
    • ASOS IS ASSOCIATED WITH GRAY BUTTE FIELD. (04CA)
    RUNWAY 04L/22R
    Dimensions 12000 ft. x 200 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition  
    Treatment  
    Runway Edge Lights  
    PCN 65/R/B/W/T
    Single Wheel  
    Double Wheel  
    Double Tandem  
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 04L

    Latitude 34-54-9.8758 N
    Longitude 117-54-17.312 W
    Elevation 2310.5 ft.
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 2310.7 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 22R

    Latitude 34-55-12.3655 N
    Longitude 117-52-14.8375 W
    Elevation 2287.4 ft.
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 2296 ft.
    RUNWAY 04R/22L
    Dimensions 15024 ft. x 300 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition  
    Treatment  
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 71/R/B/W/T
    Single Wheel  
    Double Wheel  
    Double Tandem  
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 04R

    True Alignment 58°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Latitude 34-53-40.4153 N
    Longitude 117-54-18.0431 W
    Elevation 2302.8 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 48 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 2302.8 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 22L

    True Alignment 238°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Latitude 34-54-58.6478 N
    Longitude 117-51-44.7079 W
    Elevation 2281.9 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 51 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle 2.5°
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    TDZE 2286 ft.
    RUNWAY 06/24
    Dimensions 8000 ft. x 50 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition  
    Treatment  
    Runway Edge Lights  
    PCN 48/R/B/W/T
    Single Wheel  
    Double Wheel  
    Double Tandem  
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 06

    Runway End Identifier Lights No

    Reciprocal End: 24

    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    USAF
    EDWARDS AFB
    EDWARDS, CA 93523
    UNITED STATES

    MANAGER

    BASE OPERATIONS
    EDWARDS AFB
    EDWARDS, CA 93523
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 661-277-3808
    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: 1 HR REFUEL DELAY CAN BE EXP.
    • FLUID: JOAP SOAP SP PRESAIR LHOX LOX.
    • OIL: O-156, 0-147, O-148
    • 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. 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: TSNT ACFT MAY EXP IFR SEPN DLYS ENTERING R2508 COMPLEX. TSNT ACFT EXP EXTV RFL DLYS.
    • NS ABTMT - RWY 22L & RWY 22R: ALL IFR DEP EXC LO PERFORMANCE ACFT (C12, T1, ETC) WHOSE INITIAL 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, PPR ALWAYS. CTC BASE OPS DSN 527-2222/4185, C661-277-2222/4185 OR PREFERABLY E-MAIL PPR REQ FORM TO 412OSS.OSAM
    • EDWARDS.AF.MIL FOR PPR NR. PPR AND AIRSPACE BRIEFING RQR FOR ALL ACFT (NO EXC), EDWARDS PPR BRIEFING LCTD AT WWW.EDWARDS.AF.MIL/R-2515-AIRSPACE, TRNS THRU ASP MUST BE PRIOR COORD 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, THE ROGERS/ROSAMOND LAKEBED RUNWAY COMPLEX AND WITHIN R-2515. CONTACT ATC FOR UAS FLIGHT ACTIVITIES.
    • CAUTION - VFR INITIAL FLOWN 1500 FT N OF RWY CNTRLN DUE TO STEEP STRAIGHT 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.
    • TSNT ALERT SVC AVBL 1400-0600Z++ WKD. TSNT SVC UNAVBL FOR MULT ACFT TURNS/SORTIES. TRANSPORTATION SVC AVBL 1400-2330Z++ WKD. 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.
    • BASH PHASE II IN EFF 1 MAR - 30 APR AND 15 SEP - 15 NOV (SEE NOTAMS FOR SPECIFIC DATES).
    • CSTMS/AG/IMG - NOT TO BE USED AS AOE. NO CSTMS OR AG INSPN AVBL.
    • 5. RSTD: UNAVBL AS A PRIM OR DIVERT LCTN AFTER PUBL AFLD HRS. AFLD HRS SUBJECT TO CHG NEAR FEDERAL HOL; UPDATES POSTED VIA NOTAM. CALL EDWARDS AFB BOPS FOR MOST CURRENT ALFD HRS.
    • RWY COND CODE (RWYCC) NOT RPTD.