Mcchord Field (Joint Base Lewis-Mcchord) Airport (Tacoma, WA) KTCM Remarks
Restricted: amc aircraft operational restricted dur bird watch cond moderate (takeoff and landing perms only when departure/arrival rte avoid identification bird act, no tower ifr/VFR traffic pattern act) and severe (takeoff and landing prohwo og/cc apvl) , contact ptd/ATIS/command post for current bird watch cond.
Restricted: transient aircrews conducting tower area LO-LEVEL training msn must rcv tower procedure/restricted briefing fr 62 oss/osk at DSN 382-3615, C253-982-3615.
Caution: when performing PRE-TKOF eng runup, align aircraft sothat debris is not blown toward adtac alert hgr or adjacent aircraft parking ramp. dur VFR cond, acftmaking lo approach, nml takeoff, touch and go landing, or missed approach remain at or blw 1800' til departure end of the runway. Bird haz.
Traffic pattern: before landing maintenance traffic pattern altitude commensurate with safety as long as practicable. Rectangular 1800', overhead 2300'.
Misc: base operations DSN 382-5611, C253-982-5611. South 1,000' runway 16-34 is concrete; runway is grooved.
ATIS phone number C 253-982-2847. DSN 382-2847. DIGITAL-ATIS, data link enabled.
Runway 16-34 E5 and BAK-12B available monday - friday 1530Z-0001Z++. north and south BAK-12B runway arresting gears unavailable during national holidays. when runway 16-34 activated, approach E5 is removed. Runway 16-34 BAK-12B 30 minimum pn rqr to connect cable.
Runway 16-34 mrkd with white NON-REFLECTIVE 90'X3500' VFR day time assault landing zone.
Fluid: sp presair DE-ICE-EXP 3 hr delay. Low and high pressure oxygen lox.
Oil: O-128-133-148-156 soap - results rqr 24 hr, 1530-0030Z++ weekday except holiday, results not available ot. Transient aircraft req soap will arrival with historical eng soap data for trend analysis.
Transient alert: operational H24. delays can be exp. Parking limited.
AMP-1/AMP-3 overt/covert assault zone lights instl in middle 5000 ft runway 16/34.see ap/1.
Restricted: prior permission required incl scheduled amc msn dueto limited ramp space, transient aircraft parking extremely limited. 24 hr prior coord req, base operations DSN382-5611, C253-982-5611. All inbound aircraft must contact command post (rainier operations) no later than 30 minimum prior to landing.