CASTLE (MER)(KMER) 3 NE UTC–8(–7DT) N37°22.83′ W120°34.09′
190 B NOTAM FILE MER
RWY 13–31: H11802X150 (ASPH–CONC) S–155, D–200, 2S–175, 2D–415, 2D/2D2–720 HIRL
RWY 13: ALSF1. PAPI(P4L)—GA 3.0° TCH 75′.
RWY 31: ALSF1. PAPI(P4L)—GA 3.0° TCH 71′. Rgt tfc.
SERVICE: S2 FUEL 100LL, JET A LGTALSF1 Rwy 13 and Rwy 31 sequenced flashing lgts OTS indef. When twr is clsd ACTIVATE HIRL Rwy 13–31, ALSF1 Rwy 13 and Rwy 31—frequency 123.000, 3 clicks on, 5 clicks increase intensity, 7 clicks off. PAPI Rwy 13 and PAPI Rwy 31 opr continuously.
AIRPORT REMARKS: Attended 1700–0200Z‡. For arpt information 209–385–7686. For fuel 0200–1700Z‡ call 209–725–1455. Rwy 31 will be the designated calm wind rwy (wind 5 kts or less). Opposite end of rwy not visible on tkf. Rwy 13–31 1,000′ paved blast pad both ends of rwy. When twr is clsd opposite direction tkfs and ldgs are not authorized. Civilian and military training may occasionally cause pattern congestion. When twr clsd maximum of 5 acft permitted in VFR traffic pattern at any one time and 2000′ ceiling and 3 miles visibility recommended. Twy B clsd to acft greater than 30,000 lbs. Rwy 13–31 180° turns prohibited.
AIRPORT MANAGER: 209-385-7686
WEATHER DATA SOURCES: AWOS–3 124.475 (209) 725–0104.
COMMUNICATIONS: CTAF 118.175 ATIS 124.475 UNICOM 122.95
®NORCAL APP/DEP CON 120.95
TOWER 118.175 (1500–0500Z‡) GND CON 133.575
CLEARANCE DELIVERY PHONE: For CD when ATCT is clsd ctc NorCal Apch at 916-361-0516.
AIRSPACE: CLASS D svc 1500–0500Z‡; other times CLASS G.
RADIO AIDS TO NAVIGATION: NOTAM FILE MCE.
EL NIDO (L) VORW/DME 114.2 HYP Chan 89 N37°13.17′ W120°24.01′ 305° 12.6 NM to fld. 184/15E.
ILS 109.5 I–MER Rwy 31. Localizer unusable byd 25° both sides of course. Unmonitored 0500–1500Z‡ daily.