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Data Effective: 09/12/2019 - 10/10/2019
TCM (KTCM)
MCCHORD FIELD (JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD)
TACOMA , WA - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 47-8-15.64 N / 122-28-35.31 W
Elevation 322 FT
Variation 15 E 2020
From city 3 miles S of TACOMA, WA
ARTCC ZSE
Section chart SEATTLE
Time Zone UTC-8(-7DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Facility use Private use only
Control Tower Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours 24 Hours
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS SEATTLE FSS (SEA)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility TCM (MCCHORD FIELD (JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD))
    Attendance Continuous
    Wind Indicator  
    Segmented Circle No
    Lights SS-SR
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee  
    Fuel NONE
    Fire and Rescue  
    Int'l Operations Not a Landing Rights Airport
    ONE HR NTC RQR FOR CSTMS.
     Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: None  
    CTAF: None  
    ATIS: 270.1 MHz 24 HRS.
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    MCCHORD EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
    MCCHORD GROUND: 118.175 MHz GND/P  
    MCCHORD TOWER: 124.8 MHz LCL/P  
    Other - (COMD POST): 134.1 MHz COMD POST
    UHF PRIM.
     
    SEATTLE APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 126.5 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    PLU WX AWOS-3 128.575 MHz 253-848-2748 8.1 nm
    TIW WX ASOS 124.05 MHz 253-858-6507 8.8 nm
    SEA WX ASOS   206-214-2592 19.9 nm
    OLM WX ASOS 135.725 MHz 360-754-0781 20.1 nm
    RNT WX ASOS 126.95 MHz 425-255-6080 23.8 nm
    RUNWAY 16/34
    Dimensions 10108 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH-CONC
    Surface Condition  
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 60/F/A/W/T
    Single Wheel  
    Double Wheel  
    Double Tandem  
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 16

    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 47-9-5.52 N
    Longitude 122-28-35.63 W
    Elevation 281.5 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 68 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on right
    Approach Lights ALSF1
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 282 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 34

    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 47-7-25.7593 N
    Longitude 122-28-34.9907 W
    Elevation 321.3 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 59 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on right
    Approach Lights ALSF2
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 321.3 ft.
    RUNWAY 162/342
    Dimensions 3000 ft. x 60 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition  
    Treatment  
    Runway Edge Lights  
    PCN  
    Single Wheel  
    Double Wheel  
    Double Tandem  
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 162

    Runway End Identifier Lights No

    Reciprocal End: 342

    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 09/12/19 to 0901Z 10/10/19.

    AIRPORT DIAGRAM for TCM

    Departure Procedure (DP) Charts

    ALDER TWO MOCAA THREE (RNAV) OLYMPIC FOUR PUGET SIX
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    USAF
    62 AIR BASE GP, MCCHORD AFB
    TACOMA, WA 98438
    UNITED STATES

    MANAGER

    BASE OPERATIONS
    62 AIR BASE GP, MCCHORD AFB
    TACOMA, WA 98438
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 253-982-5611
    REMARKS
    • JASU: (MD-3M) 1(MD-3) 1(MA-1A) (AM32A-60) 1(MC-11).
    • FLUID: SP PRESAIR DE-ICE-EXP 3 HR DELAY. LHOX LOX.
    • OIL: O-128-133-148-156 SOAP - RESULTS RQR 24 HR, 1530-0030Z++ WKD EXC HOL, RESULTS NOT AVBL OT. TRAN ACFT REQ SOAP WILL ARR WITH HISTORICAL ENG SOAP DATA FOR TREND ANALYSIS.
    • TRAN ALERT: OPR H24. DELAYS CAN BE EXP. PRK LTD.ALL TRAN ACFT RQR TRAN ALERT FOLLOW ME ASSISTANCE.
    • AMP-1/AMP-3 OVERT/COVERT ASSAULT ZONE LGTS INSTL IN MIDDLE 5000 FT RY 16/34.SEE AP/1.
    • RSTD: PPR INCL SKED AMC MSN DUETO LTD RAMP SPACE, TRAN ACFT PRK EXTREMELY LTD. 24 HR PRIOR COORD REQ, BASE OPS DSN382-5611, C253-982-5611. ALL INBD ACFT MUST CTC COMD POST (RAINIER OPS) NO LATER THAN 30 MIN PRIOR TO LDG.
    • RSTD: AMC ACFT OPR RSTD DUR BIRD WATCH COND MODERATE (TKOF AND LDG PERMS ONLY WHENDEP/ARR RTE AVOID IDENT BIRD ACT, NO LCL IFR/VFR TFC PAT ACT) AND SEVERE (TKOF AND LDG PROHWO OG/CC APVL), CTC PTD/ATIS/COMD POST FOR CURRENT BIRD WATCH COND.
    • RSTD: TRAN AIRCREWS CONDUCTING LCL AREA LO-LEVEL TRNG MSN MUST RCV LCL PRO/RSTD BRIEFING FR 62 OSS/OSK AT DSN382-3615, C253-982-3615.
    • CAUTION: WHEN PERFORMING PRE-TKOF ENG RUNUP, ALIGN ACFT SOTHAT DEBRIS IS NOT BLOWN TOWARD ADTAC ALERT HGR OR ADJ ACFT PRK RAMP. DUR VFR COND, ACFTMAKING LO APCH, NML TKOF, TOUCH AND GO LDG, OR MISSED APCH REMAIN AT OR BLW 1800' TIL DEP END OF THE RWY. BIRD HAZ.
    • TFC PAT: BEFORE LDG MAINT TFC PAT ALT COMMENSURATE WITH SAFETY AS LONG AS PRACTICABLE. RECTANGULAR 1800', OVERHEAD 2300'.
    • CSTMS/AG/IMG: CSTMS AVBL, 1 HR PN RQR WKD 1600-0100Z++, OT 2 HR PN RQR. IMG ON CALL 24 HR PN DESIRED, 4 HR PN RQR. UNSKED ACFT ARR BTN 0900Z-1400Z++ MAY EXPERIENCE DELAYS FOR CSTMS/AG/IMG INSP.
    • MISC: BASE OPS DSN 382-5611, C253-982-5611. S 1,000' RWY 16-34 IS CONCRETE; RWY IS GROOVED.
    • ATIS PHONE NUMBER C 253-982-2847. DSN 382-2847. DIGITAL-ATIS, DATA LINK ENABLED.
    • FUEL: A++
    • RWY 16-34 MRKD WITH WHITE NON-REFLECTIVE 90'X3500' VFR DAY TIME ASSAULT LDG ZONE.
    • RWY COND CODES (RWYCC) UNAVBL
    • VOR OTS UFN