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Falcon Field AirportamericanflagFALCON-FIELD-ON-WHITE-150x150
Mesa, Arizona, USA

 

RESERVE A ROOM

RESORT STAY

CAR RENTAL

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Coordinates

AA Identifier: FFZ
Lat/Long: 33-27-39.0000N / 111-43-42.0000W
33-27.650000N / 111-43.700000W
33.4608333 / -111.7283333
(estimated)
Elevation: 1394 ft. / 424.9 m (surveyed)
Variation: 12E (1990)
From city: 5 miles NE of MESA, AZ
Time zone: UTC -7 (year round; does not observe DST)
Zip code: 85215

Airport Operations

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Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/1941
Sectional chart: PHOENIX
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: ALBUQUERQUE CENTER
FSS: PRESCOTT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FFZ (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
FOR SVC CTC FBO ON 122.950 (480-832-2582) OR 129.025 (480-641-5000) OR (480-891-8300).
Pattern altitude: 2702 ft. MSL
TPA FOR LIGHT ACFT 1006 FT AGL; TPA FOR LARGE & TURBINE-POWERED ACFT 1506 FT AGL; TPA 506 FT AGL FOR ROTORCRAFT.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: WHEN ATCT CLSD MIRL RY 04R/22L AND TWY LGTS PRESET LOW INTST TO INCREASE INTST ACTVT – CTAF. MIRL RY 04L/22R UNAVBL WHEN ATCT CLSD. FOR REIL RYS 04R & 22L CTC ATCT.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

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CTAF: 124.6
UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 118.25
FALCON GROUND: 121.3 [0600-2100]
FALCON TOWER: 119.7 ARR N & W 119.7 DEP RY 04L/22R 124.6 ARR S & E 124.6 DEP RY 04R/22L [0600-2100]
PHOENIX APPROACH: 120.7
PHOENIX DEPARTURE: 120.7
WX AWOS-3 at IWA (10 nm S): 133.5 (480-988-9428)
WX AWOS-3 at CHD (12 nm S): PHONE 480-814-9952
WX ASOS at SDL (13 nm NW): PHONE 480-483-3049
WX ASOS at PHX (14 nm W): PHONE 602-231-8557
  • EMERG FREQ 121.5 NOT AVBL AT ATCT.

Nearby radio navigation aids

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VOR radial/distance VOR name Freq Var
IWAr325/10.2 WILLIE VORTAC 113.30 13E
PXRr070/12.2 PHOENIX VORTAC 115.60 12E
TFDr003/35.7 STANFIELD VORTAC 114.80 12E
NDB name Hdg/Dist Freq Var ID
FALCON FIELD at field 281 12E FFZ  ..-. ..-. –..
CHANDLER 007/12.3 407 12E CHD  -.-. …. -..

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH/LOW
Bulk oxygen: HIGH/LOW

Runway Information

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Runway 4R/22L

Dimensions: 5101 x 100 ft. / 1555 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity:
Single wheel: 38.0
Double wheel: 60.0
Double tandem: 90.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 4R RUNWAY 22L
Latitude: 33-27.353903N 33-27.881135N
Longitude: 111-44.045355W 111-43.263653W
Elevation: 1365.4 ft. 1394.0 ft.
Gradient: 0.6% 0.6%
Traffic pattern: left right
Runway heading: 039 magnetic, 051 true 219 magnetic, 231 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good condition nonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path) 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lights yes, no lights
Obstructions: 10 ft. road, 530 ft. from runway, 305 ft. left of centerline, 33:1 slope to clear 45 ft. tree, 1200 ft. from runway, 335 ft. right of centerline, 22:1 slope to clear

Runway 4L/22R

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Dimensions: 3799 x 75 ft. / 1158 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity:
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 4L RUNWAY 22R
Latitude: 33-27.498058N 33-27.890888N
Longitude: 111-44.050960W 111-43.469028W
Elevation: 1365.7 ft. 1386.0 ft.
Gradient: 0.5% UP
Traffic pattern: left right
Runway heading: 039 magnetic, 051 true 219 magnetic, 231 true
Markings: basic, in good condition basic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path) 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: no no
Touchdown point: yes, no lights yes, no lights
Obstructions: 18 ft. pole, 597 ft. from runway, 66 ft. left of centerline, 22:1 slope to clear 16 ft. road, 600 ft. from runway, 165 ft. right of centerline, 25:1 slope to clear

Helipad H1

Dimensions: 60 x 60 ft. / 18 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity:
Single wheel: 30.0
Traffic pattern: left left

Helipad H2

Dimensions: 60 x 60 ft. / 18 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity:
Single wheel: 30.0
Traffic pattern: left left

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

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Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF MESA
BOX 1466
MEZA, AZ 85211-1466
Phone 480-644-2444
Manager: CORINNE NYSTROM
4800 E. FALCON DR.
MESA, AZ 85215
Phone 480-644-2450

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 611
Single engine airplanes: 489
Multi engine airplanes: 83
Jet airplanes: 5
Helicopters: 34
Aircraft operations: avg 628/day *
51% local general aviation
47% transient general aviation
1% air taxi
1% military
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2012

Additional Remarks

VOLUNTARY NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES IN EFFECT. FOR NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES CALL 480-644-2444.
RISING TERRAIN NE OF ARPT.
COYOTES INVOF RYS AND TWYS.
RYS 04R & 04L ARE THE PREFERRED RYS WHEN WIND CONDS ARE LESS THAN 5 KNOTS.
REPETITIVE TRNG OPNS USE RY 04L/22R WHENEVER POSSIBLE. AVOID REPETITIVE TRNG OPNS 2200-0530.
RY 04L/22R CLSD WHEN ATCT CLSD.
2786’MSL UNLGTD MTN 5 MI EAST.
TURBULENT CONDS MAY BE ENCOUNTERED BLO 500 FT AGL NEAR GND TEST SITE 1.5 MILES NORTH OF ARPT. DO NOT MISTAKE BOEING HELIPORT 1 MILE NORTH FOR A RY.
TERMINAL APRON AREA LTD TO 30000 LBS GWT SINGLE WHEEL OR 50000 LBS GWT DUAL WHEEL BY AIRPORT DIRECTOR.
EXTENSIVE FIXED WING AND ROTORCRAFT FLIGHT TRAINING ACTIVITY.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 25 July 2013 at 0901Z and 22 August 2013 at 0900Z.

STARs – Standard Terminal Arrivals
ARLIN THREE download (310KB)
BLYTHE FOUR download (277KB)
HUUTY ONE (RNAV) download (230KB)
JCOBS TWO 2 pages: [1] [2] (377KB)
SUNSS SEVEN download (267KB)
IAPs – Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 04L download (201KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 04R **CHANGED** download (196KB)
RNAV (GPS)-B download (164KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply download (19KB)
Departure Procedures
SACAT ONE (RNAV) download (298KB)
Departure Procedures (Obstacle)
MESA ONE (OBSTACLE) download (303KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply **NEW** download (113KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KIWA – Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (10 nm S)
KCHD – Chandler Municipal Airport (12 nm S)
KSDL – Scottsdale Airport (13 nm NW)
P19 – Stellar Airpark (14 nm SW)
KPHX – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (14 nm W)