Campbell Field Airport
|Campbell Field Airport|
|Aerial view of Campbell Field Airport (9VG)|
|IATA: none – ICAO: none – FAA LID: 9VG|
|Owner/Operator||Campbell Field, Inc.|
|Serves||Eastern Shore of Virginia|
|Elevation AMSL||40 ft / 12 m|
The airport is open during daylight, however nighttime operations are prohibited, except for military operations. Transient pilots can use aircraft tie-downs, a public restroom, and a courtesy vehicle.
The airport was established in 1933 by Darrell M. Kellam and an application to the State Corporation Commission of Virginia for a license under Chapter 445, Acts of the Assembly of Virginia 1936, for the establishment, maintenance, operation, and conduct of an airport and landing field was granted in January 1937.
In 2003 the airport was purchased by Campbell Field, Inc. and renamed Campbell Field Airport. The FAA Airport Identifier was W08 (prior to 2001), W41 (2001–2003), and is now 9VG (2003–present).
Eastern Shore Adventure Sports, Inc. operates the Eastern Shore Hang Gliding Center at Campbell Field Airport. There is hang glider traffic within the vicinity of Campbell Field Airport, especially on weekends.
- Great Circle Mapper: 9VG - Weirwood, Virginia (Campbell Field Airport)
- - Eastern Shore Hang Gliding