Buckeye Municipal Airport

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Buckeye Municipal Airport
IATA: BXKICAO: KBXKFAA LID: BXK
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Town of Buckeye
Serves Buckeye, Arizona
Elevation AMSL 1,033 ft / 315 m
Coordinates 33°25′14″N 112°41′10″W / 33.42056°N 112.68611°W / 33.42056; -112.68611Coordinates: 33°25′14″N 112°41′10″W / 33.42056°N 112.68611°W / 33.42056; -112.68611
Website http://www.buckeyeaz.gov/index.aspx?nid=77
Map
BXK is located in Arizona
BXK
BXK
Location within Arizona
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 5,500 1,676 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations 52,920
Based aircraft 53
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

Buckeye Municipal Airport (IATA: BXKICAO: KBXKFAA LID: BXK) is a town-owned public-use airport located six nautical miles (11 km) northwest of the central business district of Buckeye, a town in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States.[1] The airport is included in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013, which categorizes it as a general aviation facility.[2] It is not served by any commercial airlines at this time.

PA 28-161 of Oxford Aviation Academy a British flight academy based at Phoenix Goodyear Airport, Approaching Buckeye Municipal Airport, during Student pilot training under JAA/CAA license
Buckeye Municipal Airport Apron

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Buckeye Municipal Airport covers an area of 706 acres (286 ha) at an elevation of 1,033 feet (315 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 17/35 with an asphalt surface measuring 5,500 by 75 ft (1,676 by 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending April 22, 2009, the airport had 52,920 aircraft operations, an average of 144 per day: 99.8% general aviation, 0.2% military and <0.1% air taxi. At that time there were 44 aircraft based at this airport: 75% single-engine, 5% multi-engine, 9% helicopter and 11% ultralight.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for BXK (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 29 July 2010.
  2. ^ National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013: Appendix A: Part 1 (PDF, 1.33 MB). Federal Aviation Administration. Updated 15 October 2008.

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