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Update: Construction Alert No. 8
Phase 1 of the VNY Runway Improvement Project has been completed which included the installation of a new blast fence. New run-up area procedures are in effect and were distributed to tenants on April 25, 2013. Contact Airport Operations at (818) 442-6506 with any questions.
Phase 2 of the VNY Runway Improvement Project is underway. Runway 16R has been shortened, and is operating with a relocated threshold and a Pulse Light Approach Slope Indicator (PLASI) to provide visual approach guidance. Please note, the following will remain out of service throughout the duration of the project:
- The 16R ILS
- The 16R VASI
- The 16R ALS
Also, a temporary blast deflector has been positioned north of taxiway F on runway 16R.
Before arriving or departing VNY, pilots are advised to check the following online sources:
- Official Flight Service NOTAMs
- VNY Runway Closure Calendar