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Data Effective: 12/03/2020 - 12/31/2020
SFO (KSFO)
SAN FRANCISCO INTL
SAN FRANCISCO , CA - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 37-37-7.7 N / 122-22-31.5 W
Elevation 13.1 FT
Variation 14 E 2015
From city 8 miles SE of SAN FRANCISCO, CA
ARTCC ZOA
Section chart SAN FRANCISCO
Time Zone UTC-8(-7DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Minimum Operational Network No
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours 24 Hours
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS OAKLAND FSS (OAK)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility SFO (SAN FRANCISCO INTL)
    Attendance Continuous
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle No
    Lights  
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee Yes
    Fuel 100LL, A
    Fire and Rescue ARFF Index I E
    Int'l Operations Landing Rights Airport
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
    CTAF: None  
    ATIS: 113.7 MHz (D-ATIS) 650-877-3585/8422 24 Hours
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    NORCAL APPROACH: 128.325 MHz APCH/P  
      133.95 MHz APCH/S  
      134.5 MHz APCH/P IC  
      251.05 MHz APCH/S  
      254.25 MHz APCH/P  
      310.8 MHz APCH/P  
      338.2 MHz APCH/P IC  
    NORCAL DEPARTURE: 120.9 MHz DEP/P ;NW-E
      135.1 MHz DEP/P ;SE-W
      307.2 MHz DEP/P ;SE-W
      323.2 MHz DEP/P ;NW-E
    Other - (ALWYS STAR): 128.325 MHz ALWYS STAR  
      254.3 MHz ALWYS STAR  
    Other - (BDEGA STAR): 133.95 MHz BDEGA STAR  
      317.6 MHz BDEGA STAR  
    Other - (BIG SUR STAR): 128.575 MHz BIG SUR STAR  
      254.25 MHz BIG SUR STAR  
    Other - (CIITY DP): 120.9 MHz CIITY DP  
      323.2 MHz CIITY DP  
    Other - (CLASS B): 120.9 MHz CLASS B ;NW
      125.35 MHz CLASS B ;NE-E
      127 MHz CLASS B ;NORTH
      133.95 MHz CLASS B ;SOUTH
      134.5 MHz CLASS B ;SE
      135.1 MHz CLASS B ;WEST
      298.95 MHz CLASS B ;NORTH
      307.2 MHz CLASS B ;WEST
      317.6 MHz CLASS B ;SOUTH
      323.2 MHz CLASS B ;NW
      338.2 MHz CLASS B ;SE
      354.1 MHz CLASS B ;NE-E
    Other - (DUMB DP): 120.9 MHz DUMB DP  
      323.2 MHz DUMB DP  
    Other - (DYAMD STAR): 128.325 MHz DYAMD STAR  
      254.3 MHz DYAMD STAR  
    Other - (EUGEN DP): 135.1 MHz EUGEN DP  
      307.2 MHz EUGEN DP  
    Other - (FOGGG DP): 120.9 MHz FOGGG DP  
      323.2 MHz FOGGG DP  
    Other - (GAP DP): 120.9 MHz GAP DP ;NW-E
    Other - (GAPP DP): 135.1 MHz GAPP DP ;SE-W
      307.2 MHz GAPP DP ;SE-W
      323.2 MHz GAPP DP ;NW-E
    Other - (GNNRR DP): 135.1 MHz GNNRR DP  
      307.2 MHz GNNRR DP  
    Other - (LUVVE DP): 135.1 MHz LUVVE DP  
      307.2 MHz LUVVE DP  
    Other - (MODESTO STAR): 128.325 MHz MODESTO STAR  
      254.3 MHz MODESTO STAR  
    Other - (MOLEN DP): 135.1 MHz MOLEN DP  
      307.2 MHz MOLEN DP  
    Other - (NIITE DP): 120.9 MHz NIITE DP  
      323.2 MHz NIITE DP  
    Other - (OFFSHORE DP): 135.1 MHz OFFSHORE DP  
      307.2 MHz OFFSHORE DP  
    Other - (PIRAT STAR): 133.95 MHz PIRAT STAR  
      317.6 MHz PIRAT STAR  
    Other - (POINT REYES STAR): 133.95 MHz POINT REYES STAR  
      317.6 MHz POINT REYES STAR  
    Other - (PORTE DP): 135.1 MHz PORTE DP  
      307.2 MHz PORTE DP  
    Other - (PRM): 125.15 MHz PRM ;RWY 28L
      127.675 MHz PRM ;RWY 28R
    Other - (QUIET DP): 120.9 MHz QUIET DP ;NW-E
      135.1 MHz QUIET DP ;SE-W
      307.2 MHz QUIET DP ;SE-W
      323.2 MHz QUIET DP ;NW-E
    Other - (REBAS DP): 120.9 MHz REBAS DP  
      323.2 MHz REBAS DP  
    Other - (RISTI STAR): 134.5 MHz RISTI STAR  
      338.2 MHz RISTI STAR  
    Other - (SAHEY DP): 135.1 MHz SAHEY DP  
      307.2 MHz SAHEY DP  
    Other - (SAN FRANCISCO DP): 120.9 MHz SAN FRANCISCO DP  
      323.2 MHz SAN FRANCISCO DP  
    Other - (SERFR STAR): 128.575 MHz SERFR STAR  
      254.25 MHz SERFR STAR  
    Other - (SHORELINE DP): 120.9 MHz SHORELINE DP  
      323.2 MHz SHORELINE DP  
    Other - (SNTNA DP): 120.9 MHz SNTNA DP  
      323.2 MHz SNTNA DP  
    Other - (SSTIK DP): 135.1 MHz SSTIK DP  
      307.2 MHz SSTIK DP  
    Other - (STINS STAR): 133.95 MHz STINS STAR  
      317.6 MHz STINS STAR  
    Other - (STLER STAR): 133.95 MHz STLER STAR  
      317.6 MHz STLER STAR  
    Other - (TRUKN DP): 120.9 MHz TRUKN DP  
      323.2 MHz TRUKN DP  
    Other - (WESLA DP): 135.1 MHz WESLA DP  
      307.2 MHz WESLA DP  
    Other - (WWAVS STAR): 128.575 MHz WWAVS STAR  
      254.25 MHz WWAVS STAR  
    Other - (YOSEM STAR): 128.325 MHz YOSEM STAR  
      254.3 MHz YOSEM STAR  
    SAN FRANCISCO CLERANCE DELIVERY: 118.2 MHz CD PRE TAXI CLNC  
    SAN FRANCISCO EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
    SAN FRANCISCO GROUND: 121.8 MHz GND/P  
    SAN FRANCISCO TOWER: 120.5 MHz LCL/P  
      269.1 MHz LCL/P  
    Remarks:
    • DUE TO OBSTRUCTED VISION, SFO ATCT IS ABLE TO PROVIDE ONLY LIMITED AIRPORT TRAFFIC CONTROL SVC ON TWY A BETWEEN GATES 88 AND 89. ATCT PERSONNEL ARE UNABLE TO DETERMINE WHETHER THIS AREA IS CLEAR OF TRAFFIC OR OBSTRUCTIONS.
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    SFO WX ASOS   650-827-8593 0.5 nm
    HAF WX AWOS-3 127.275 MHz 650-728-5649 8.5 nm
    18CN WX AWOS-AV 119.925 MHz 415-514-4209 8.8 nm
    SQL WX AWOS-3P 125.9 MHz 650-593-0613 8.8 nm
    OAK WX ASOS   510-214-1776 9.6 nm
    RUNWAY 01L/19R
    Dimensions 7650 ft. x 200 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 90/F/B/X/T
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 200,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 400,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem 877,000 lbs

    Base End: 01L

    True Alignment 28°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 37-36-28.4323 N
    Longitude 122-22-58.5426 W
    Elevation 10.7 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height  
    Visual Glide Path Angle  
    Visual Slope Indicator  
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    Displaced Threshold 640.1 ft.
    DT Latitude 37-36-34.0304 N
    DT Longitude 122-22-54.833 W
    DT Elevation 10.4 ft.
    TDZE 10.9 ft.
    TORA 7650 ft.
    TODA 7650 ft.
    ASDA 7650 ft.
    LDA 7010 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 19R

    True Alignment 208°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 37-37-35.3329 N
    Longitude 122-22-14.1939 W
    Elevation 9.2 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 55 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold  
    DT Latitude  
    DT Longitude  
    DT Elevation  
    TDZE 11.2 ft.
    TORA 7650 ft.
    TODA 7650 ft.
    ASDA 7650 ft.
    LDA 7650 ft.
    RUNWAY 01R/19L
    Dimensions 8650 ft. x 200 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 100/F/B/X/T
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 200,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 400,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem 877,000 lbs

    Base End: 01R

    True Alignment 28°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 37-36-22.7876 N
    Longitude 122-22-51.7467 W
    Elevation 11.4 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height  
    Visual Glide Path Angle  
    Visual Slope Indicator  
    Approach Lights  
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    Displaced Threshold 560.1 ft.
    DT Latitude 37-36-27.6857 N
    DT Longitude 122-22-48.5014 W
    DT Elevation 11.1 ft.
    TDZE 11.2 ft.
    TORA 8650 ft.
    TODA 8650 ft.
    ASDA 8650 ft.
    LDA 8090 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 19L

    True Alignment 208°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 37-37-38.4319 N
    Longitude 122-22-1.599 W
    Elevation 10.5 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 71 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSF
    RY 19L MALSF HAS A NSTD LENGTH OF 1,115 FT WITH 3 SEQUENCED FLASHERS.
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold  
    DT Latitude  
    DT Longitude  
    DT Elevation  
    TDZE 11 ft.
    TORA 8650 ft.
    TODA 8650 ft.
    ASDA 8650 ft.
    LDA 8650 ft.
    RUNWAY 10L/28R
    Dimensions 11870 ft. x 200 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 80/F/B/X/T
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 200,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 400,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem 877,000 lbs

    Base End: 10L

    True Alignment 118°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 37-37-43.4594 N
    Longitude 122-23-36.2107 W
    Elevation 5.5 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 80 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights  
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    Displaced Threshold  
    DT Latitude  
    DT Longitude  
    DT Elevation  
    TDZE 7 ft.
    TORA 11870 ft.
    TODA 11870 ft.
    ASDA 11193 ft.
    LDA 11193 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 28R

    True Alignment 298°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 37-36-48.721 N
    Longitude 122-21-25.708 W
    Elevation 13 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 68 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights ALSF2
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold 300.2 ft.
    DT Latitude 37-36-50.1053 N
    DT Longitude 122-21-29.0077 W
    DT Elevation 12.9 ft.
    TDZE 12.9 ft.
    TORA 11870 ft.
    TODA 11870 ft.
    ASDA 11870 ft.
    LDA 11236 ft.
    RUNWAY 10R/28L
    Dimensions 11381 ft. x 200 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 80/F/B/X/T
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 200,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 400,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem 877,000 lbs

    Base End: 10R

    True Alignment 118°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 37-37-34.648 N
    Longitude 122-23-35.1796 W
    Elevation 7.1 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 68 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights  
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold  
    DT Latitude  
    DT Longitude  
    DT Elevation  
    TDZE 8 ft.
    TORA 11381 ft.
    TODA 11381 ft.
    ASDA 10704 ft.
    LDA 10704 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 28L

    True Alignment 298°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 37-36-42.163 N
    Longitude 122-21-30.057 W
    Elevation 12.6 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 67 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle 2.85°
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold 299.9 ft.
    DT Latitude 37-36-43.5474 N
    DT Longitude 122-21-33.3532 W
    DT Elevation 12.6 ft.
    TDZE 12.6 ft.
    TORA 11381 ft.
    TODA 11381 ft.
    ASDA 10981 ft.
    LDA 10275 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    CITY & COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO
    GLENN BROTMAN: AIRFIELD OPERATIONS PHONE 650-821-3349 AND FAX 650-821-4670. SHANNON WILSON: AIRFIELD OPERATIONS PHONE 650-821-3366.
    PO BOX 8097
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94128
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 650-821-5000

    MANAGER

    IVAR SATERO
    DRAKE POSTON: AIRFIELD OPNS SERVICES MGR PHONE 650-821-3348.
    PO BOX 8097
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94128
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: (650) 821-3355
    REMARKS
    • FLOCKS OF BIRDS FEEDING ALONG SHORELINE ADJ TO ARPT; ON OCCASIONS FLY ACROSS VARIOUS PARTS OF THE ARPT.
    • HIGH SPEED TWY (T) GRVD FULL WIDTH BTN RWY 28R AND 28L.
    • NOISE SENSITIVE ARPT; FOR NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES CTC ARPT NOISE OFFICE MON-FRI 0800-1700 BY CALLING 650-821-5100.
    • SEVERAL RY HOLD POSITION SIGNS ARE ON THE RIGHT RATHER THAN THE LEFT SIDE OF THE TWYS.
    • NO GROOVING EXISTS AT ARPT RY INTERSECTIONS.
    • RY 10 PREFERRED RY BTWN 0100-0600 WEATHER AND FLIGHT CONDITIONS PERMITTING.
    • AIRLINE PILOTS SHALL STRICTLY FOLLOW THE PAINTED NOSE GEAR LINES AND NO OVERSTEERING ADJUSTMENT IS PERMITTED.
    • PAEW APCH END RYS 28L, 28R, 19L INDEFLY.
    • RYS 01L/19R, 01R/19L, 10R/28L, 10L/28R GROOVED FULL LENGTH EXCEPT AT RY INTERSECTIONS.
    • ALL OUTBOUND TWY YANKEE HEAVY AIRCRAFT WITH A WINGSPAN OF 171 FT. OR GREATER UNDER POWER PROHIBITED FROM ENTERING WESTBOUND TWY ZULU.
    • SIMULTANEOUS OPERATIONS IN EFFECT ALL RYS.
    • ASSC IN USE. OPERATE TRANSPONDERS WITH ALTITUDE REPORTING MODE AND ADS-B (IF EQUIPPED) ENABLED ON ALL AIRPORT SURFACES.
    • RWY 1L CLSD TO DEPARTING TRIJET ACFT WITH WINGSPAN GREATER THAN 155 FT.
    • RWY STATUS LGTS IN OPN.
    • TWY S2 BTN TWY Z AND TWY S3 CLSD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN OVER THAN 215 FT.