Los Angeles International Airport

KLAX · California, United States

About Los Angeles International Airport

LOS ANGELES INTL
ICAO KLAX
FAA ID LAX
IATA LAX
Type Large airport
Open since April 1940
Coordinates (ARP) 33.9425, -118.40805   335633N 1182429W
Variation 11.5° E (2024)
Timezone Los_Angeles (-7 h)
Local time May 25, 2024 02:13
Fuel types
A Jet A, Kerosene (-40°C)
Usage Public
Operations (annual) 558,266 (May 31, 2023)
Airport status Operational
Source FAA (Effective date May 16, 2024)

Runways

ID True Heading Magnetic Heading Length Width Surface Latitude Longitude
6L 083° 071° 8,927 ft 151 ft Asphalt
Concrete
33.9491 -118.4312
24R 263° 251° 33.9521 -118.402
6R 083° 071° 10,886 ft 151 ft Concrete 33.9468 -118.4347
24L 263° 251° 33.9505 -118.3991
7L 083° 071° 12,923 ft 151 ft Concrete 33.9356 -118.4221
25R 263° 251° 33.9399 -118.3798
7R 083° 071° 11,096 ft 200 ft Asphalt
Concrete
33.9337 -118.4190
25L 263° 251° 33.9374 -118.3827

Do not use for flight planning
The airport may be closed or require prior permission. Magnetic headings are calculated from true headings using the WMM 2020 model.

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Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles International Airport is a large airport in California, United States. The airport is located at latitude 33.94312 and longitude -118.40880. The airport has 4 runways: 7L/25R, 6R/24L, 6L/24R and 7R/25L. The ICAO airport code of this field is KLAX. The local airport ID (FAA LID) of this airport is LAX. The airport's IATA code is LAX. Nearby other airfields are Jack Northrop Field/Hawthorne Municipal, Santa Monica Municipal Airport, Goodyear Blimp Base, Compton/Woodley Airport and Zamperini Field.

Los Angeles International Airport publishes a METAR. The flight information region (FIR) is Los Angeles.

Los Angeles International Airport is in the timezone of America/Los_Angeles. Difference with UTC is -7 h. Today the sun rises at 05:45 and sets at 19:55. This applies to Los Angeles International Airport, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is -7 hour. Daylight saving time is currently in progress.

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Nearby airports

Airport ID Distance Direction
Airport Imperial Building Helistop US-0800 1.0 NM 142°
Kilroy Airport Center US-0804 1.4 NM 123°
Pacific Bell-2300 Imperial Highway Heliport US-0803 1.5 NM 120°
Hughes/Corporate Heliport US-0954 1.6 NM 330°
Airport Towers Nr 1 US-0802 1.7 NM 156°
Chevron Refinery Heliport US-0801 1.9 NM 208°
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company Heliport US-0988 3.2 NM 320°
Jack Northrop Field/Hawthorne Municipal KHHR 3.9 NM 108°
Santa Monica Municipal Airport KSMO 4.9 NM 334°

Navigational aids

Name Ident Type Distance Direction
Los Angeles LAX VORTAC 1.3 NM 242°
Santa Monica SMO VOR-DME 4.7 NM 329°
Compton CPM NDB 8.7 NM 111°

More runway information

Condition

ID Surface condition Surface treatment PCN
Pavement Classification Number
Runway Lights Edge Intensity
6L Good Saw-cut or plastic grooved 70/R/A/W/T High
24R
6R Good Saw-cut or plastic grooved 70/R/A/W/T High
24L
7L Good Saw-cut or plastic grooved 70/R/A/W/T High
25R
7R Good Saw-cut or plastic grooved 75/R/A/W/T High
25L

Weight Bearing Capacity

ID Single wheel Double wheel Double tandem Dual double tandem
6L 175,000 lbs 225,000 lbs 400,000 lbs 900,000 lbs
24R
6R 175,000 lbs 225,000 lbs 400,000 lbs 900,000 lbs
24L
7L 175,000 lbs 225,000 lbs 400,000 lbs 900,000 lbs
25R
7R 175,000 lbs 225,000 lbs 400,000 lbs 900,000 lbs
25L

Declared distances

ID TORA
Takeoff Run Available
TODA
Takeoff Distance Available
ASDA
Accelerated Stop Distance Available
LDA
Landing Distance Available
Displaced Threshold
Length
6L 8,927 ft 8,927 ft 8,566 ft 8,566 ft
24R 8,927 ft 8,927 ft 8,927 ft 8,927 ft
6R 10,285 ft 10,285 ft 10,285 ft 9,747 ft 538 ft
24L 10,285 ft 10,285 ft 10,285 ft 9,482 ft 801 ft
7L 12,090 ft 12,090 ft 12,090 ft 11,260 ft 833 ft
25R 12,090 ft 12,090 ft 12,090 ft 11,135 ft 958 ft
7R 11,096 ft 11,096 ft 11,096 ft 11,096 ft
25L 11,096 ft 11,096 ft 11,096 ft 11,096 ft

Elevations

ID End Elevation Threshold Crossing Height Visual Glide Path Angle Touchdown Zone Elevation Displaced Threshold
Elevation
6L 113 ft 77 ft 3.0° 36 ft
24R 119 ft 73 ft 3.0° 37 ft
6R 110 ft 69 ft 3.0° 35 ft 110 ft
24L 113 ft 79 ft 3.0° 37 ft 113 ft
7L 115 ft 83 ft 3.0° 39 ft 121 ft
25R 94 ft 75 ft 3.0° 32 ft 97 ft
7R 122 ft 57 ft 3.0° 39 ft
25L 98 ft 70 ft 3.0° 32 ft

Obstruction data

ID Controlling Object
Description
Controlling Object
Marking
CFR Part 77 Controlling Object
Clearance slope
Controlling Object
Height (AGL)
Controlling Object
Distance Threshold
Controlling Object
Centerline offset
Controlling Object
Centerline
6L POLE Precision Instrument 45 61 ft 2,999 ft 984 ft Left
24R SIGN Lighted Precision Instrument 35 42 ft 1,699 ft 1,148 ft Right
6R POLE Precision Instrument 8 9 ft 276 ft 1,230 ft Right
24L Precision Instrument 50
7L Precision Instrument 50 1,312 ft Right
25R RR Lighted Precision Instrument 5 25 ft 328 ft 0 ft
7R POLE Precision Instrument 32 67 ft 2,402 ft 2,707 ft Right
25L RR Precision Instrument 45 21 ft 1,152 ft 1,969 ft Left

Lights and markings

ID Runway Markings
Type
Runway Markings
Condition
Approach Light System Runway End Identifier Lights Centerline Lights Touchdown Lights Visual Glide Slope Indicators
6L Precision Instrument Good MALSR No Yes No P4L
24R Precision Instrument Good ALSF2 No Yes Yes P4L
6R Precision Instrument Good MALSR No Yes Yes P4L
24L Precision Instrument Good MALSR No Yes No P4R
7L Precision Instrument Good MALSR No Yes Yes P4L
25R Precision Instrument Good MALSR No Yes No P4L
7R Precision Instrument Good MALSR No Yes No P4L
25L Precision Instrument Good ALSF2 No Yes Yes P4R

Other information

ID ILS type Pattern Runway Visual Range
Equipment
Runway Visibility Value
Equipment
6L ILS/DME Left hand Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout No
24R ILS/DME Right hand Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout No
6R ILS/DME Left hand Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout No
24L ILS/DME Right hand Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout No
7L ILS/DME Right hand Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout No
25R ILS/DME Left hand Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout No
7R ILS/DME Right hand Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout No
25L ILS/DME Left hand Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout No
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