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KDCA
Ronald Reagan Washington NatioUpdated 21-May-2014
Ronald Reagan Washington Natio (KDCA)
Arlington, Virginia, United States (22202)
(C)
Lat/Lng:38° 51' 6.9" N / 77° 2' 15.72" W
38.851917 / -77.0377
Elevation:15'ft 5mMSL
Declination:W009°
ID / ICAO:KDCA
FAA:DCA
Runways:3
Longest:(01-19) 2,092.1m 6,864ft Asphalt
Controlled:Yes
Beacon:White-Green
Additional Info / Remarks
Attended continuously.

Rwy 22 CLOSED exc for taxi indef.

Rwy 04 CLOSED exc for tkf and taxi indef.

Be advised some aircrews mistake Rwy 15 for Rwy 19.

Left–hand turn–offs from Rwy 33 to Twy K prohibited.

Hold block for Rwy 04 closed for acft parking 0200–1330Z‡.

Flocks of birds on and invof arpt, frequent seagull and geese and duck populations airborne over adjacent river areas.

When South apchs are in progress high ints lgts will be flashing on Key, Roosevelt, Memorial, and George Mason Bridges to assist pilots in remaining over Potomac River.

Lgts controlled by twr.

Three obstruction lgtd poles on apch to Rwy 04 15Ј high, 600Ј left–600Ј right, 900Ј from AER.

Lighting from vehicle parking lot located 1000 ft SW of Rwy 01 could give false indications of being part of Rwy 01 apch lighting system during periods of reduced visibility and low ceilings.

Rwy 04 REIL OTS indef.

Rwy 22 REIL OTS indef.

Rwy 22 VASI OTS indef.

ASDE–X surveillance system in use.

Pilots should operate transponders with Mode C on all twys and rwys.

Rwy 19X exists to support the DCA LDA associated with the ILS.

Twy P ends at Gate #5.

Acft arriving/departing the general aviation parking area are prohibited from taxiing between air carrier pushback ops and the gates.

Training flights that include multiple apchs and/or touch and go ops rqr prior permission from the arpt manager. Ldg fees.

NOTE: See Special Notices —District of Columbia Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.

Noise Abatement and Prohibited Area (P–56) Avoidance Procedures and Continuous Power Facilities.

Distance To
Airport ID:
Airport Radio Frequencies
ATIS: 132.65
UNICOM: 122.95
Clearance Delivery: 128.25
Ground: 121.7
Tower: 119.1, 120.75
Approach: 118.3, 119.85, 124.2, 124.7
Departure: 118.95, 121.05, 125.65, 126.55
Nearby VORs <50NM
Nearby NDBs
METARUpdated 05-28-17 19:52 GMT
Altimeter: 29.85
Visibility: 10.0 statute miles
Wind: 9 knots (070°)
Temp: 20°c 68°f
Humidity: 88.3%

METAR: KDCA 281952Z 07009KT 10SM OVC036 20/18 A2985 RMK AO2 RAE1858 SLP106 P0000 T02000183 $

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Runway 15 / 33
Dimensions:1593.2 x 46m 5227' x 151'ft
Surface:Asphalt
Edge Lights:Medium intensity
Runway 15 [A]Runway 33 [B]
Heading:151°MH  142°TH331°MH   322°TH
Lat:
Lng:
38° 51' 42.11"N
77° 2' 37.75"W
38° 51' 1.22"N
77° 1' 57.83"W
TDZ:Yes, lightedYes, lighted
Edited 09-12-122
Runway 01 / 19
Dimensions:2092.1 x 46m 6864' x 151'ft
Surface:Asphalt
Edge Lights:High intensity
Runway 01 [A]Runway 19 [B]
Heading:004°MH  355°TH184°MH   175°TH
Lat:
Lng:
38° 50' 32.61"N
77° 2' 12.57"W
38° 51' 40.29"N
77° 2' 19.39"W
ALS:ALSF-IISSALF
TDZ:Yes, lightedYes, lighted
Edited 09-12-122
Runway 04 / 22
Dimensions:1496.7 x 46m 4910' x 151'ft
Surface:Asphalt
Edge Lights:Medium intensity
Runway 04 [A]Runway 22 [B]
Heading:034°MH  025°TH214°MH   205°TH
Lat:
Lng:
38° 50' 32.17"N
77° 2' 26.73"W
38° 51' 15.96"N
77° 1' 59.95"W
TDZ:Yes, lightedYes, lighted
Edited 09-12-122
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