Gillespie Field Airport (San Diego/El Cajon, CA) KSEE Remarks
This airport has been surveyed by the national geodetic survey.
Noise abatement procedures in effect,TOUCH and go operations and jet departures strongly discouraged 2200-0700. Please contact airport management at 619-956-4800.
West portions of taxiway delta not visible from air traffic control tower.
Runway 17 non-standard runway end lights.
Runway 17 preferred noise abatement departure when tower closed.
Runway 17/35 traffic pattern altitude 800 ft AGL DAWN-DUSK; 1000 ft AGL DUSK-DAWN.
Runway 27R close alignment to centerline necessary, use of localizer recommended due to proximity of mountain.
Formation departures available as traffic permits; limited to no more than 3 aircraft per formation takeoff. Prior permission required for VFR low approaches below 1000 ft AGL from airport director.
Runway 27R traffic pattern altitude 1200 ft AGL right traffic DAWN-DUSK; traffic pattern altitude 1000 ft AGL left traffic DUSK-DAWN (due to 893 ft AGL mountain 2.1 nm ene of airport.) runway 27L 800 ft AGL left traffic DAWN-DUSK.
Prior permission required for all military aircraft please call airport manager (619) 956-4800. Helicopter training operations use "PIONEER " pattern, contact airport management for further information 619-956-4800.
Rob smuda, airport operations, 619-956-4810
Closed DUSK-DAWN (not lighted) .
Runway 17 end lights narrow, spread less than runway pavement width.
PAPI unusable beyond 6 degrees right of course.
Runway 17 approach ratio 50:1 to displaced threshold.
Approach ratio 45:1 to displaced threshold.
Runway 35 apc approach ratio to displaced threshold over +30 ft pole 1203 ft from displaced threshold 30 ft left 40:1.
Runway 17 +8 ft fence at 20 ft from runway end, 30 ft left.
Runway 35 unlit 8 ft fence 1 ft south of runway end; +30 ft trees at 100-200 ft from runway end 100 ft left.
For fuel serivce or assistance during business hours, contact (619) 449-0611 or (619) 448-5991.
When air traffic control tower closed activate MIRL runway 09L/27R and runway 17/35; vasi runways 17, 35, 09L; PAPI and REIL runway 27R - CTAF .