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Data Effective: 09/12/2019 - 10/10/2019
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
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
  • EMERG FREQ 121.5 NOT AVBL AT FSS.
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 - (AS ASSIGNED): 128.65 MHz AS ASSIGNED  
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/P 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
SQL WX AWOS-3P 125.9 MHz 650-593-0613 8.8 nm
18CN WX AWOS-AV 119.925 MHz 415-514-4209 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.