Chesapeake Regional Airport

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Chesapeake Regional Airport
IATA: noneICAO: KCPKFAA LID: CPK
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Chesapeake Airport Authority
Location Chesapeake, Virginia
Elevation AMSL 19 ft / 6 m
Coordinates 36°39′56″N 076°19′14″W / 36.66556°N 76.32056°W / 36.66556; -76.32056
Website ChesapeakeAirport.com
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 5,500 1,676 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Aircraft operations 35,361
Based aircraft 94
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

Chesapeake Regional Airport (ICAO: KCPKFAA LID: CPK) is a public use airport located in the city of Chesapeake, Virginia and serving the Hampton Roads area. The airport is 12 nautical miles (22 km) south of the central business district of Norfolk, Virginia.[1] It is owned by the Chesapeake Airport Authority. Horizon Aviation is located on site.

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned CPK by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Chesapeake Regional Airport covers an area of 430 acres (170 ha) at an elevation of 19 feet (6 m) above mean sea level. It has one asphalt paved runway designated 5/23 which measures 5,500 by 100 feet (1,676 x 30 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending March 30, 2012, the airport had 35,361 aircraft operations, an average of 97 per day: 96% general aviation, 3% air taxi and 1% military. At that time there were 94 aircraft based at this airport: 84% single-engine, 9% multi-engine, 4% jet, 2% ultralight and 1% helicopter.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for CPK (Form 5010 PDF), effective 06/27/2013.
  2. ^ Great Circle Mapper: KCPK - Norfolk, Virginia (Chesapeake Regional Airport)

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