Blairsville Airport

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Blairsville Airport
IATA: noneICAO: KDZJFAA LID: DZJ
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner City of Blairsville
Serves Blairsville, Georgia
Elevation AMSL 1,911 ft / 582 m
Coordinates 34°51′16″N 083°59′50″W / 34.85444°N 83.99722°W / 34.85444; -83.99722
Website [1]
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
8/26 5,020 1,530 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations 21,000
Based aircraft 48
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

Blairsville Airport (ICAO: KDZJ[2]FAA LID: DZJ, formerly 46A) is a city owned, public use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) southwest of the central business district of Blairsville, a city in Union County, Georgia, United States.[1] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation airport.[3]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned DZJ by the FAA[1] but has no designation from the IATA.[4]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Blairsville Airport covers an area of 156 acres (63 ha) at an elevation of 1,911 feet (582 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 8/26 with an asphalt surface measuring 5,020 by 100 feet (1,526 x 30 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending June 29, 2011, the airport had 21,000 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 57 per day. At that time there were 48 aircraft based at this airport: 83% single-engine, 10% multi-engine, 2% jet, 2% helicopter, and 2% glider.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for DZJ (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective April 5, 2012.
  2. ^ "BLAIRSVILLE - DZJ (KDZJ)". Federal Aviation Administration. Retrieved June 25, 2012. 
  3. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. 
  4. ^ "Blairsville, Georgia (ICAO: KDZJ, FAA: DZJ, IATA: none)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved June 25, 2012. 

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