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MCCHORD AFB AIRPORT

 
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LOCATION
Location Identifier: TCM
Lat/Long: 47-08-15.6400N / 122-28-35.3100W
Variation: 20E (1985)
Elevation: 322 feet MSL (Estimated)
From city: 03 miles S of TACOMA, WA
AIRPORT OPERATION
Airport use: Private use. Permission required prior to landing
Sectional chart: SEATTLE
Control tower: Yes
ARTCC: SEATTLE [206-658-6609]
FSS: SEATTLE [1-800-WX-BRIEF]
NOTAMs facility: Yes
Segmented circle: No
Lights: DUSK-DAWN
Beacon: White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
International operations: International airport of entry for customs
Attendance schedule: ALL/ALL/ALL

Runway Information for 16/34
Dimensions: 10108 x 150 ft
Surface: Portland Cement Concrete, Asphalt or Bituminous Concrete Saw-Cut or plastic grooved
Weight bearing capacity: Single wheel: 155.0
Double wheel: 220.0
Double tandem: 390.0
Runway edge lights: High
Runway 16 Runway 34
Latitude: 47-09-05.5274N 47-07-25.7593N
Longitude: 122-28-35.6249W 122-28-34.9907W
Traffic pattern: Left Right
Markings: Precision Instrument in Good condition Precision Instrument in Good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-LGT PAPI ON LEFT SIDE OF RUNWAY 4-LGT PAPI ON RIGHT SIDE OF RUNWAY
Runway end Identifier lights: Yes No
Runway Information for 160/340
Dimensions: 3300 x 60 ft
Surface: Asphalt or Bituminous Concrete No Special Surface Treatment
Runway 160 Runway 340
AIRPORT SERVICES
Airframe service Powerplant service Bottled oxygen Bulk oxygen
MAJOR MAJOR NONE HIGH/LOW
AIRPORT OWNERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT
Ownership: U.S. Air Force
Owner: USAF
62 AIR BASE GP, MCCHORD AFB
TACOMA, WA 98438
Manager: BASE OPERATIONS
62 AIR BASE GP, MCCHORD AFB
TACOMA, WA 98438
253-982-5611



ADDITIONAL REMARKS
RSTD: AMC ACFT OPR RSTD DUR BIRD WATCH COND MODERATE (TKOF AND LDG PERMS ONLY WHEN DEP/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 DSN 382-3615, 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.
MISC: BASE OPS DSN 382-5611, C253-982-5611. S 1,000' RWY 16-34 IS CONCRETE; RWY IS GROOVED.
MISC: AFLD WX IN MNT BY THE AN/FMQ-19 AUTOMATED OBSERVING SYSTEM AND AUGMENTED BY A HUMAN OBSERVER 24/7. DSN 312-382-3434/5005 C 253-982-3434/5005. OPERATIONAL WEATHER SQUADRON 25 OWS, DAVIS-MONTHAN AFB. DSN 312-228-6596/6599 C 520-228-6598/6599. TOLL FREE 1-877-451-8367.
ATIS PHONE NUMBER C 253-982-2847. DSN 382-2847. DIGITAL-ATIS, DATA LINK ENABLED.
A-GEAR: WHEN RWY 16-34 ACTIVATED, APCH END E5 IS REMOVED. RWY 16-34 BAK-12B 30 MIN PN RQR TO CONNECT CABLE.
JASU: (MD-3M) 1(MD-3) 1(MA-1A) (AM32A-60) 1(MC-11).
FUEL: J8.
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.
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 NO LATER THAN 30 MIN PRIOR TO LDG.
PAPI GS RY 16 & 34 NOT COINCIDENTAL WITH ILS/MOBILE MLS GS.
HOOK BAK-12B(B) (2450').
HOOK E5 (240' OVRN).
HOOK BAK-12B(B) (1660').
HOOK E5 (110' OVRN).
ONE HR NTC RQR FOR CSTMS.


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 03/15/2007
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