Chadron Municipal Airport

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Chadron Municipal Airport
IATA: CDRICAO: KCDRFAA LID: CDR
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner City of Chadron
Serves Chadron, Nebraska
Elevation AMSL 3,298 ft / 1,005 m
Coordinates 42°50′15″N 103°05′43″W / 42.83750°N 103.09528°W / 42.83750; -103.09528Coordinates: 42°50′15″N 103°05′43″W / 42.83750°N 103.09528°W / 42.83750; -103.09528
Map
CDR is located in Nebraska
CDR
CDR
Location in Nebraska
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
2/20 5,998 1,828 Concrete
11/29 4,400 1,341 Concrete
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations 7,665
Based aircraft 18

Chadron Municipal Airport (IATA: CDRICAO: KCDRFAA LID: CDR) is in Dawes County, Nebraska, five miles west of Chadron.[1] It sees one airline, subsidized by the Essential Air Service program.

Federal Aviation Administration records say the airport had 2,152 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008,[2] 1,875 in 2009 and 1,769 in 2010.[3] The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a general aviation facility (the commercial service category requires at least 2,500 enplanements per year).

Facilities[edit]

Chadron Municipal Airport covers 716 acres (290 ha) at an elevation of 3,298 feet (1,005 m). It has two concrete runways: 2/20 is 5,998 by 100 feet (1,828 x 30 m) and 11/29 is 4,400 by 75 feet (1,341 x 23 m).[1]

In the year ending July 31, 2011 the airport had 7,665 aircraft operations, average 21 per day: 69% general aviation, 16% airline, 9% air taxi, and 6% military. 18 aircraft were then based at this airport: 94% single-engine and 6% multi-engine.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Great Lakes Airlines flies to Denver International Airport, connecting to United Airlines and Frontier Airlines, which both have codeshare agreements with Great Lakes.[4]

Airlines Destinations
Great Lakes Airlines Alliance, Denver, Pierre, Scottsbluff

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On June 12, 2013 a general aviation aircraft crashed during takeoff. The pilot had minor injuries, and the FAA was notified and sent out investigators from the FAA in Rapid City South Dakota.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for CDR (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2008" (PDF, 1.0 MB). CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. December 18, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2010" (PDF, 189 KB). CY 2010 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2011. 
  4. ^ Chadron Municipal Airport page at City of Chadron website
  5. ^ Rapid City Journal

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