Gallup Municipal Airport

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Gallup Municipal Airport
Airport type Public
Owner City of Gallup
Serves Gallup, New Mexico
Elevation AMSL 6,472 ft / 1,973 m
Coordinates 35°30′40″N 108°47′22″W / 35.51111°N 108.78944°W / 35.51111; -108.78944
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 7,316 2,230 Asphalt
Statistics (2009)
Aircraft operations 4,643
Based aircraft 23

Gallup Municipal Airport (IATA: GUPICAO: KGUPFAA LID: GUP) is three miles (5 km) southwest of Gallup in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States.[1]

The airport is on Historic Hwy 66. The FBO is Gallup Flying Service; Gallup Med Flight operates Critical Care Air Transport Air Ambulance service.

In 2007 and early 2008 the airport had Great Lakes Airlines nonstops to Phoenix and flights to Denver via Farmington. There is no scheduled airline service now.


The airport covers 359 acres (145 ha) at an elevation of 6,472 feet (1,973 m); its one runway, 6/24, is 7,316 by 100 feet (2,230 x 30 m) asphalt.[1]

In the year ending March 31, 2009 the airport had 4,643 aircraft operations, average 12 per day: 58% air taxi, 26% general aviation, 12% airline and 4% military. 23 aircraft were then based at this airport: 57% single-engine and 43% multi-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for GUP (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2009-07-02.

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