Aviation Events, Great Places to Fly and MORE!

VIRUS Alert: Know before you go.
Before attending or traveling to any destination or event listed on this website, be sure and email or call ahead to see if the event or destination is open and/or available. Be safe and healthy.
Aviation Places to Fly Aviation Events Videos News Airport Search
Start receiving our Newsletters about Aviation Events, Places to Fly, Aviation Jobs and Videos!
Post our Flyer! Link to US!

* Add an Aviation Event!
* Add a Place to Fly!

Thanks for making FunPlacesToFly.com a part of your Aviation experience!
Smitty - Retired and Loving it!


MCE

Merced Regional/macready Field
Merced, California

Printable Version

Any information displayed may not be accurate or current and should not be considered valid for navigation, flight planning, or for use in flight. Please consult official publications for current and correct information.
Distance Calculator:
How far is Merced Regional/macready Field?
Input Your Airport ID:  
Destination Airport ID:  
Mileage Type:
Airport Location:
FAA Identifier: MCE
Latitude/Longitude: 37-17-05.1000N / 120-30-50.1000W
37.2847 / -120.5139
Elevation: 155 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 15E (2000)
Land Area Covered: 766 acres
From City: 2 nautical miles SW of Merced, CA
County/Parish: Merced, CA
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 4/1/1928 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: San Francisco
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Oakland Center (ZOA)
FSS: Rancho Murieta Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/ALL/0500-2200
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.7
CTAF: 122.7
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 12/30
Dimensions: 5914 x 150 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Porous friction course
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 30 K lbs.
Double wheel: 100 K lbs.
Double tandem: 155 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: High intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: City Of Merced
678 West 18th St.
Merced, CA 95340
209-564-0120
Manager: Janet Young
20 Macready Dr.
Merced, CA 95341
209-385-6873
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
  • NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES IN EFFECT, RECOMMEND ACFT REMAIN EAST/WEST OF CITY OF MERCED AT ALT ABOVE 1,500 FT MSL. DEPARTING TFC RWY 12 NO LEFT TURNS OVER CITY UNTIL REACHING 3,000 FT MSL.
  • PPR 24 HRS FOR UNSKED ACFT OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 209-564-0120.
  • RY 30 PREFERRED WIND RUNWAY.
  • BE ALERT FOR EXTENSIVE STUDENT TRAINING WITHIN 10 NMR OF AIRPORT. TWO-WAY RADIO COMMUNICATION RECOMMENDED.
  • INCRD SEAGULL ACT ON RWY IN PUDDLES.
  • FOR CD CTC NORCAL APCH AT 916-361-0516.
  • 24 HOURS
  • EMAIL: YOUNGJ@CITYOFMERCED.ORG
  • OR 209-564-0120
  • ARFF INDEX B 24 HOURS PPR
  • FOR FUEL AFT HRS CALL (209) 722-6300. SELF SERVICE 100LL AVBL 24/7.
  • ACTVT MALSR RWY 30; REIL RWY 12; PAPI RWY 30; HIRL RWY 12/30 - CTAF; KEY 7 CLICKS HIGH, 5 CLICKS MED, 3 CLICKS LOW. VASI RWY 12 OPER CONSLY.
  • SUPPLEMENTAL WIND SOCK FOR RWY 30 NOT AVBL.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
MER Castle Atwater, CA - Public San Francisco 7 miles
O15 Turlock Muni Turlock, CA - Public San Francisco 17 miles
2O6 Chowchilla Chowchilla, CA - Public San Francisco 19 miles
3O1 Gustine Gustine, CA - Public San Francisco 25 miles
LSN Los Banos Muni Los Banos, CA - Public San Francisco 25 miles
F34 Firebaugh Firebaugh, CA - Public San Francisco 29 miles
MAE Madera Muni Madera, CA - Public San Francisco 30 miles
MPI Mariposa-Yosemite Mariposa, CA - Public San Francisco 30 miles
MOD Modesto City-Co-Harry Sham Fld Modesto, CA - Public San Francisco 34 miles
O27 Oakdale Oakdale, CA - Public San Francisco 36 miles
M90 William Robert Johnston Muni Mendota, CA - Public San Francisco 37 miles
E45 Pine Mountain Lake Groveland, CA - Public San Francisco 44 miles
E79 Sierra Sky Park Fresno, CA - Public San Francisco 47 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
15CL Hunt Farms Merced, CA - Private San Francisco 7 miles
CA03 Flying M Planada, CA - Private San Francisco 13 miles
67CA Chapman Farms Chowchilla, CA - Private San Francisco 16 miles
34CN Bonanza Hills Snelling, CA - Private San Francisco 18 miles
0CN1 Fiorini Ranch Delhi, CA - Private San Francisco 18 miles
Fun Places to Fly Search:
Your Airport ID:
* OR *
Your Zip Code:
Range (miles):
Airport Search:
ID, Name
or City:
State:
Airport Distance Calculator:
From Airport ID:
To Airport ID:
Mileage Type:
Put this on your Website!