Chadron Municipal Airport ( IATA: CDR, ICAO: KCDR, FAA LID: CDR) is in Dawes County, Nebraska, five miles west of Chadron. It sees one airline, subsidized by the [1 ] Essential Air Service program.
Federal Aviation Administration records say the airport had 2,152 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008, 1,875 in 2009 and 1,769 in 2010. [2 ] The [3 ] National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a facility (the general aviation 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 ]
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.
References [ edit ]
^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for CDR ( Form 5010 ). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012. PDF
^ "Enplanements for CY 2008" (PDF, 1.0 MB). . Federal Aviation Administration. December 18, 2009. CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data
^ "Enplanements for CY 2010" (PDF, 189 KB). . Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2011. CY 2010 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data
^ Chadron Municipal Airport page at City of Chadron website
^ Rapid City Journal
External links [ edit ]