Glendale Municipal Airport

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Glendale Municipal Airport
Airport type Public
Owner City of Glendale
Serves Glendale, Arizona
Elevation AMSL 1,071 ft / 326 m
Coordinates 33°31′37″N 112°17′42″W / 33.52694°N 112.29500°W / 33.52694; -112.29500Coordinates: 33°31′37″N 112°17′42″W / 33.52694°N 112.29500°W / 33.52694; -112.29500
GEU is located in Arizona
Location of airport in Arizona
Direction Length Surface
ft m
1/19 7,150 2,179 Asphalt
Statistics (2008)
Aircraft operations 136,289
Based aircraft 220

Glendale Municipal Airport (ICAO: KGEUFAA LID: GEU) is a city owned, public use airport located six nautical miles (7 mi, 11 km) west of the central business district of Glendale, a city in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States.[1] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation reliever airport.[2]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned GEU by the FAA[1] but has no designation from the IATA[3] The airport's ICAO identifier is KGEU.[4]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Glendale Municipal Airport covers an area of 720 acres (291 ha) at an elevation of 1,071 feet (326 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 1/19 with an asphalt surface measuring 7,150 by 100 feet (2,179 x 30 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2008, the airport had 136,289 aircraft operations, an average of 373 per day: 98% general aviation, 1.% air taxi, and 1% military. At that time there were 220 aircraft based at this airport: 78% single-engine, 11% ultralight, 8% multi-engine, 2% jet, and 1% helicopter.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for GEU (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Glendale Municipal Airport (ICAO: KGEU, FAA: GEU, IATA: none)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved July 28, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Glendale Municipal – GEU (KGEU)". National Flight Data Center. Federal Aviation Administration. Retrieved July 28, 2012. 

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