Airport Facility & Flight Planning Information
General Wm. J. Fox Airfield

Location

FAA Identifier: 

WJF

Lat/Long: 

34-44-27.8000N / 118-13-07.1000W
34-44.463333N / 118-13.118333W
34.7410556 / -118.2186389
(estimated)

Elevation: 

2351 ft. / 716.6 m (surveyed)

Variation: 

15E (1980)

From city: 

4 miles NW of LANCASTER, CA

Time zone: 

UTC -8 (UTC -7 during Daylight Saving Time)

Zip code: 

93536

Airport Operations

Airport use: 

Open to the public

Activation date: 

11/1959

Sectional chart: 

LOS ANGELES

Control tower: 

yes

ARTCC: 

LOS ANGELES CENTER

FSS: 

RIVERSIDE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION

NOTAMs facility: 

WJF (NOTAM-D service available)

Attendance: 

CONTINUOUS

Pattern altitude: 

3151 ft. MSL

Wind indicator: 

lighted

Segmented circle: 

yes

Beacon: 

white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

ATCT Hours

0700 to 2100

WJF- AWOS

Telephone

Frequency

Latitude and Longitude

(661) 949-2840

126.3 MHz

34-44-28.00N and 118-12-45.00W

Airport Communications

CTAF: 

120.3

UNICOM: 

122.95

ATIS: 

126.3

WX ASOS: 

PHONE 661-949-2840

FOX GROUND: 

121.7 256.9 [0700-2100]

FOX TOWER: 

120.3 256.9 [0700-2100]

JOSHUA APPROACH: 

126.1

JOSHUA DEPARTURE: 

126.1

WX ASOS at PMD (9 nm SE): 

118.275 (661-272-3798)

WX AWOS-3 at MHV (19 nm N): 

132.225 (661-824-5218)

 

 

NDB name

  

Hdg/Dist

  

Freq

  

Var

  

ID

GEN WILLIAM J FOX

at field

282

15E

GWF

PACOIMA

003/30.4

370

15E

PAI

Airport Services

Fuel available: 

100LL JET-A

Parking: 

tie downs

Airframe service: 

MAJOR

Powerplant service: 

MAJOR

Bottled oxygen: 

NONE

Bulk oxygen: 

LOW

Runway Information

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 

7201 x 150 ft. / 2195 x 46 m

Surface: 

asphalt/rubberized friction seal coat, in good condition

Weight bearing capacity: 

Single wheel: 

50.0

Double wheel: 

68.0

Double tandem: 

117.0

Runway edge lights: 

medium intensity

Runway edge markings: 

RY 24 FIRST 340 FT OF RY CENTERLINE NOT MARKED.

RUNWAY 6

  

RUNWAY 24

Latitude: 

34-44.280120N

34-44.645683N

Longitude: 

118-13.802358W

118-12.434420W

Elevation: 

2350.5 ft.

2334.8 ft.

Gradient: 

0.2%

0.2%

Traffic pattern: 

left

right

Runway heading: 

057 magnetic, 072 true

237 magnetic, 252 true

Markings: 

nonprecision, in good condition

nonprecision, in fair condition

Visual slope indicator: 

4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
RY 06 PAPI OTS INDEFLY.

4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
RY 24 PAPI OTS INDEFLY.

Runway end identifier lights: 

yes

yes

Touchdown point: 

yes, no lights

yes, no lights

Additional Remarks

LGTD RDO TWRS 4 MI SE.

FOREST SVC FIRE FIGHTING STN ON ARPT MAY-DEC.

NUMEROUS BIRDS SE OF ARPT.

PAEW ADJACENT RAMP AREA BTN FUEL ISLAND AND TERMINAL BLDG.

 

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