BAK-12B(B) in raised posn on dep end of act rwy. BAK-12B(B) rqr 20 min PN for apch end engagement. When afld clsd BAK-12B(B) in raised posn dep end Rwy 22, removed apch end Rwy 22. 8 pt tie-downs on all BAK-12B in raised posn.
VFR initial flown 1500' N of rwy cntrline due to steep str-in simulated flame out and shuttle apch to rwy. Rwy 04-22, lateral ponding dur wet rwy cond, potential for hydroplaning. Pay careful attn to acft alignment on final to preclude inadvertent ldg on S base Rwy 24. 55'x300' asphalt trns area btn LAKEBED Rwy 22 and the underrun of Main Base Rwy 04-22. Numerous unmrk/unlgtd obst sur arpt. Observer vis rstd SW-N due bldg obst vision. ATC pers IAW the Cooperative Weather Watch (CWW) will alert duty observer on any unreported wx cond that could affect fltsafety. Use caution for UAS arr/dep from Rwy 04-22, S Base Rwy 06-24, N Base Rwy 06-24, the Rogers/Rosamond Rwy complex and within R-2515. Ctc ATC for UAS act.
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2 hr refuel delay can be exp. 100 - Avbl thru prior arng with Aero Club only DSN525-8321, C661-275-8321; J5, J8 Can no longer refuel/defuel with J4.
PAPI and ILS GS Rwy 22, not coincidental. Gated thld lgt Rwy 04-22.
Tran acft may exp IFR separation delays entering R2508 Complex. Tran acft exp extv reful delays. Acft with DV inbd ctc PTD 40 NM out. No COMSEC avbl; aircrew ltd to own resources on arr or in case of extv delay. Multiple acft rqr 24 hr PN.UHF eqpt acft must use UHF (not VHF) in pat. No RVR capabilities. Class D Airspace eff 1400-0600Z++, exc hol and ev third Sun for const and maint, OT Class E. Cargo acft rqr support must arr prior to 0200Z++. No Space A PAX support avbl.
Rwy 22: All IFR dep exc lo performance acft (C12, T1, etc) whose initial turn is SW-N, fly rwy hdg til 12 DME before turning on crs.
Opr 1400-0600Z++, clsd hol and ev third Sun for const and maint. See FLIP AP/1, Flt Haz and Supplementary Arpt Rmk.
OFFL BUS ONLY on wkend and hol, PPR always. Ctc Base OPS DSN 527-2222/3571, C661-277-2222/3571 for PPR Nr. PPR and airspace briefing rqr for all acft (no exc), tran should be prior coord in advance with airspace mgr DSN 527-2446 or Sport RCF DSN 527-3928. PPR issued up to 5 days prior to arr and good for +/- 30 min PPRtime. Fone coord is rqr for PPR outside of block time. Practice apch to Edwards AFB main base rwy, North Base rwy and lake bed rwy proh when twr clsd. Ctc NASA Flt OPS C661-276-3213 exc for PPR. Non-NASA registered acft must ctc NASA to prk on NASA ramp. S base Rwy 06-24 clsd offl SS-SR. S base is limited to light acft 12,500' or less, no turbojets.
Svc avbl 1400-0600Z++ wkd; 1400-0200Z++ wkend and hol on OFFL BUS ONLY and PPR only. Ltd fleet svc avbl. No priority basis.