Franklin County Regional Airport

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Franklin County Regional Airport
IATA: noneICAO: noneFAA LID: N68
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority
Location Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
Elevation AMSL 697 ft / 212.4 m
Coordinates 39°58′19.6″N 77°38′35.7″W / 39.972111°N 77.643250°W / 39.972111; -77.643250
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 3,300 1,006 Asphalt

Franklin County Regional Airport (FAA LID: N68), formerly known as Chambersburg Municipal Airport, is a general aviation airport located three miles (5 km) north of the Borough of Chambersburg, in Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA. The airport is situated approximately 45 miles southwest of Harrisburg.

In 2004, the Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority (SARAA) bought Franklin County Regional Airport and formed a Study Advisory Group (SAG) to develop a list of recommended improvements at the airport. Those improvements included: rehabilitation of the runway, taxiway, ramp area and other landside faculties, additional parking, signage, hangars, an automated weather observation station (AWOS) and a fueling service. The improvements will be made on a priority basis and as grant monies become available.

Facilities[edit]

Franklin County Regional Airport has one runway:

  • Runway 8/26: 3,300 x 75 ft. (1,006 x 23 m), Surface: Asphalt

Statistics[edit]

  • 13,500 total aircraft operations in 2004

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