Boulder City Municipal Airport
|Boulder City Municipal Airport|
|IATA: BLD – ICAO: KBVU – FAA LID: BVU|
|Owner||Municipality of Boulder City|
|Serves||Boulder City, Nevada|
|Elevation AMSL||2,201 ft / 671 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
Boulder City Municipal Airport (IATA: BLD, ICAO: KBVU, FAA LID: BVU) is a city-owned public-use airport located one mile (1.6 km) southwest of the central business district of Boulder City, in Clark County, Nevada, United States.
Boulder City Municipal Airport replaced Boulder City Airport that started out as Bullock Airport.
Facilities and aircraft
Boulder City Municipal Airport covers an area of 530 acres (210 ha) which contains three asphalt paved runways: 9L/27R (currently closed / not in use) measuring 2,200 by 60 feet (670 × 18 m), 9R/27L measuring 4,800 by 75 feet (1,500 × 23 m) and 15/33 measuring 3,850 by 75 feet (1,170 × 23 m).
For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2006, the airport had 50,400 aircraft operations, an average of 138 per day: 79% general aviation, 20% air taxi and 1% military. At that time there were 232 aircraft based at this airport: 86% single-engine, 6% multi-engine, 7% helicopter and 1% ultralight.
Airlines and destinations
|Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters||Grand Canyon|
|Las Vegas Helicopters||Grand Canyon|
|Scenic Airlines||Grand Canyon|
|Grand Canyon Airlines||Grand Canyon|
|5 Star Helicopter Tours||Grand Canyon|
- FAA Airport Master Record for BVU ( PDF), effective 2009-03-12
- Airport information for BLD at Great Circle Mapper.
- Spillman, Benjamin (2009-03-20). "Happy landings in Boulder City". Retrieved 2009-04-28.
- Official website for the Boulder City Municipal Airport
- Boulder City Automated Weather Observation Station
- Resources for this airport: