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Modesto City-Co-Harry Sham Fld Airport (MOD)
Type: Airport, Status: Operational, Acivation Date: 04/01/1940, Runways: 2, Land Area Covered By Airport: 435 acres, Ownership: Publicly owned, Facility Use: Open to public, Site Number: 01896.*A, Location ID: MOD, Region: Western-Pacific, District Office: SFO, Unicom Frequency: 122.950 Hz, Common Traffic Advisory Frequency (CTAF): 125.300 Hz, Aeronautical sectional chart: San Francisco, Tie-In FSS: No, Tie-In FSS ID: RIU, Tie-In FSS Name: Rancho Murieta, Tie-In FSS Toll-Free Number: 1-800-WX-BRIEF, Elevation: 97 ft, Elevation determination method: Surveyed, Elevation Source: NGS (1996-04-08), Air traffic control tower: Yes, Boundary ARTCC (FAA) computer ID: ZCO, Boundary ARTCC ID: ZOA, Boundary ARTCC Name: Oakland, Airspace Determination: No Objection, Certification Type & Date: II A S 05/1973, Federal Agreements: NGY, NOTAM Service: Yes, NOTAM Facility ID: MOD, Last Inspection Date: 02/03/2009, Inspection Group: FAA airports field personnel, Inspection Method: Federal
State: California, County: Stanislaus, City: Modesto, GPS (Degrees): Lat: 37° 37' 32.942'', Lng: -120° 57' 15.917'', GPS (Seconds): Lat: 37.625817, Lng: -120.954421, GPS determination method: Estimated, Position Source: NGS (1996-04-08), Distance from central business district: 2 mi (SE), Find on map >>
Period: 12/31/2007 - 12/31/2008, Commercial Operations: 5,544, Air Taxi Operations: 10,496, Itinerant Operations: 36,720, Local Operations: 21,026, Military Operations: 164
Single Engine Aircraft: 143, Multi Engine Aircraft: 24, Jet Engine Aircraft: 8, Helicopters: 7, Ultralight Aircraft: 2
Fuel Types: 100LLA A1+, Magnetic Variation: 16E (Year 1985), Beacon Color: Clear-green (lighted land airport), Bulk Oxygen Type: High/Low pressure, Lighting Schedule: Dusk-Dawn, Airframe repair service availability/type: Major, Power Plant repair service availability/type: Major, Customs Airport Of Entry: No, Customs Landing Rights: No, Military/civil joint use agreement: No, Military Landing Rights: Yes, Non-Commercial Landing Fee: No, Transient storage: HGR,TIE, Wind direction indicator: Y-L, Segmented circle airport marker system: Yes, Other services: AFRT,AVNCS,CARGO,CHTR,INSTR,RNTL,SALES
Lighting Schedule: MIRL RY 10R/28L AND PAPI RYS 10R & 28L UNAVBL WHEN ATCT CLSD.