French Valley Airport

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French Valley Airport
French Valley Airport Logo.png
French Valley Airport.jpg
IATA: RBKICAO: noneFAA LID: F70
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner County of Riverside
Operator Riverside County Economic Development Agency
Serves Murrieta, Temecula, French Valley, Winchester
Location Murrieta
Elevation AMSL 1,350 ft / 411 m
Coordinates 33°34′27″N 117°07′43″W / 33.57417°N 117.12861°W / 33.57417; -117.12861Coordinates: 33°34′27″N 117°07′43″W / 33.57417°N 117.12861°W / 33.57417; -117.12861
Website http://www.rcfva.com/
Maps
FAA Airport Sketch
FAA Airport Sketch
F70 is located in California Southern
F70
F70
Location within Southern California
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 6,000 1,829 Asphalt
Statistics (2009)
Aircraft operations 98,185
Based aircraft 170
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

French Valley Airport (IATA: RBKFAA LID: F70) is a county-owned public-use airport in southwestern Riverside County, California, located on Highway 79 near the communities of Murrieta and Temecula.[1][2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

French Valley Airport covers an area of 261 acres (106 ha) which contains one asphalt paved runway which is designated as 18/36 and measures 6,000 x 75 ft (1,829 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending December 30, 2009, the airport had 98,185 aircraft operations, an average of 269 per day, all of which were general aviation. There are 170 aircraft based at this airport: 82% single engine, 12% multi-engine, 1% jet aircraft, 2% helicopters and 1% ultralights.[1]

There is also Wings and Rotors Air Museum in hangar 7 (Bld 31), with military displays, flyable helicopters and an F-4 Phantom II in restoration to fly.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for F70 (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-07-05
  2. ^ French Valley Airport page at Riverside County EDA web site.

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