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Data Effective: 03/28/2019 - 04/25/2019
TVL (KTVL)
LAKE TAHOE
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE , CA - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 38-53-38 N / 119-59-43.2 W
Elevation 6268.4 FT
Variation 16 E 1985
From city 3 miles SW of SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, 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 No air traffic control tower at airport
Tower Hours  
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS RENO FSS (RNO)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility TVL (LAKE TAHOE)
    Attendance JUN-AUG 0730-1930
    SEP-MAY 0700-1600
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle Yes
    Lights SEE RMK
    ACTVT MALSF RWY 18; PAPI RWY 18, MIRL RW 18/36 - CTAF.
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee No
    Fuel 100LL, A
    Fire and Rescue  
    Int'l Operations Not a Landing Rights Airport
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: None MULTICOM 122.85
    CTAF: 122.85 MHz  
    ATIS: None  
    Remarks:
    • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY OAKLAND ARTCC ON FREQ 127.95 (SQUAW VALLEY RCAG) AND FREQ 316.1 (SACRAMENTO RCAG). CLNC DEL PROVIDED BY OAKLAND ARTCC ON FREQ 134.3 (SOUTH LAKE TAHOE RCAG).
    • SQUAW VALLEY RCO 122.25 (RENO RADIO)
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    TVL WX ASOS 124.725 MHz 530-541-5739 0.3 nm
    • UNRELBL WIND SPD AND DIR INFO.
    MEV WX AWOS-3PT 119.325 MHz 775-782-6264 13.0 nm
    CXP WX AWOS-3PT 119.925 MHz 775-884-4708 21.6 nm
    TRK WX AWOS-3PT 118.0 MHz 530-587-4599 26.1 nm
    PVF WX AWOS-3 128.125 MHz 530-622-5698 37.2 nm
    RUNWAY 18/36
    Dimensions 8541 ft. x 100 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition EXCELLENT
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights Medium Intensity
    PCN  
    Single Wheel 70,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 125,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 210,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 18

    True Alignment 193°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 38-54-19.161 N
    Longitude 119-59-31.151 W
    Elevation 6254.6 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 48 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSF
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold 799.6 ft.
    DT Latitude 38-54-11.4573 N
    DT Longitude 119-59-33.4118 W
    DT Elevation 6255.4 ft.
    TDZE 6258.9 ft.
    TORA 8541 ft.
    TODA 8541 ft.
    ASDA 7817 ft.
    LDA 7017 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 36

    True Alignment 13°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Basic
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 38-52-56.898 N
    Longitude 119-59-55.2871 W
    Elevation 6268.3 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height  
    Visual Glide Path Angle  
    Visual Slope Indicator  
    Approach Lights  
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    Displaced Threshold 2032.7 ft.
    DT Latitude 38-53-16.4818 N
    DT Longitude 119-59-49.5417 W
    DT Elevation 6263.4 ft.
    TDZE 6263.4 ft.
    TORA 8541 ft.
    TODA 8541 ft.
    ASDA 7741 ft.
    LDA 5708 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 03/28/19 to 0901Z 04/25/19.

    AIRPORT DIAGRAM for TVL

    Minimums

    TAKEOFF MINIMUMS

    Departure Procedure (DP) Charts

    RICHY SIX SHOLE TWO

    Instrument Approach Procedure (IAP) Charts

    GPS RWY 18 LDA/DME-1 RWY 18
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    SOUTH LAKE TAHOE
    1901 AIRPORT ROAD
    SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA 96150
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 530-541-0480

    MANAGER

    MARK GIBBS
    1901 AIRPORT RD SUITE 100
    SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA 96150
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 530-542-6182
    REMARKS
    • ARPT SFC CONDS: TRML APRON EXLNT, TWY - RY 18/36 & GA APRON FAIR.
    • TPA 7500' MSL FOR SMALL ACFT; 8000' MSL FOR TRANSPORT/HIGH PERFORMANCE ACFT.
    • TWY H WEST OF TWY A RESTRICTED TO ACFT LESS THAN 12500 LBS.
    • AFTER WINTER STORMS RY 18/36 OPENS BEFORE ALL TWYS ARE CLEAR.
    • PREFERRED ARRIVAL RY 18; PREFERRED DEP RY 36.
    • RECREATIONAL AIRBORNE ACTIVITY ALONG SOUTHERN LAKE SHORE.
    • (E81) APRON ENTRANCE TWYS AND HIGH SPEED TWYS ONLY.
    • FOR LARGE AND HIGH PERFORMANCE ACFT DEP RY 18; RIGHT DOWNWIND DEP RECOMMENDED.
    • BIRDS AND WATERFOWL INVOF ARPT.
    • ADVERSE WEATHER EFFECTS MAGNIFIED BY MOUNTAINS.
    • TFC ADVISORIES & SEQUENCING IN THE TFC PAT ARE BASED ON POSITION REPORTS RECEIVED FROM PILOTS IN THESE AREAS.
    • ARPT SURROUNDED ON E; S & W BY RAPIDLY RISING TERRAIN.
    • ACCESS NOISE RESTRICTIONS: MAX 80 DBA DEP, 84 DBA ARR (TRANSPORT - 86 DBA), MAX 77.1 DBA NIGHT LIMIT.
    • NOISE ABATEMENT, DEP RY 36, RY HDG 1 MILE, LEFT 320 DEG AT WHITE ARROW TO SHORELINE.
    • FOR NOISE ABATEMENT INFO CALL (530) 542-6182.
    • AVOID DESOLATION WILDERNESS WEST OF ARPT.
    • COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -27C.
    • AP CONDS NOT MMT 1600-0700 DLY.
    • TWY H CLSD PERM.
    • PARAGLIDERS AND MOTORIZED PRCHTS OPR FROM RWY SFC.