Baker City Municipal Airport
|Baker City Municipal Airport|
|IATA: BKE – ICAO: KBKE – FAA LID: BKE|
|Serves||Baker City, Oregon|
|Elevation AMSL||3,373 ft / 1,028 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
Baker City Municipal Airport (IATA: BKE, ICAO: KBKE, FAA LID: BKE) is three miles north of Baker City, in Baker County, Oregon. The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a general aviation facility.
Baker had airline flights (West Coast and Hughes Airwest) until 1972-73.
The airport covers 398 acres (161 ha) at an elevation of 3,373 feet (1,028 m). It has three asphalt runways: 13/31 is 5,095 by 100 feet (1,553 x 30 m); 17/35 is 4,359 by 75 feet (1,329 x 23 m); 8/26 is 3,670 by 140 feet (1,119 x 43 m).
In the year ending July 13, 2010 the airport had 16,200 aircraft operations, average 44 per day: 77% general aviation, 22% air taxi, and 1% military. 37 aircraft were then based at this airport: 76% single-engine, 3% multi-engine, 8% helicopter, and 14% ultralight.
- FAA Airport Master Record for BKE ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
- "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.
- Airport page at Baker City website
- Baker Aircraft, the fixed base operator (FBO)
- Aerial image as of May 1994 from USGS The National Map
- FAA Terminal Procedures for BKE, effective April 3, 2014
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