Coffeyville Municipal Airport
|Coffeyville Municipal Airport
2008 USGS airphoto
|IATA: CFV – ICAO: KCFV – FAA LID: CFV|
|Owner||City of Coffeyville|
|Location||Cherokee Township, Montgomery County, near Coffeyville, Kansas|
|Elevation AMSL||754 ft / 230 m|
In the year ending September 19, 2005 the airport had 5,550 aircraft operations, average 15 per day: 99% general aviation and 1% military. 40 aircraft were then based at the airport: 85% single-engine, 10% multi-engine and 5% ultralight.
- For the World War II use of the airport, see Coffeyville Army Airfield
During World War II the facility was Coffeyville Army Airfield and was a United States Army Air Forces AAF Flying Training Command training field 1942-1945.
Aircraft operated were Vultee BT-13A Valiants, BT-14s and BT-15s. The airfield performed Basic Pilot School instruction, the second phase of the three phase training program for pilots.
The facility was closed and turned over to civil authorities in 1947; Continental DC-3s stopped there in the 1950s.
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