Houlton International Airport

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Houlton International Airport
IATA: HULICAO: KHULFAA LID: HUL
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Town of Houlton
Serves Houlton, Maine
Location Houlton, Maine
Elevation AMSL 489 ft / 149 m
Coordinates 46°07′23″N 067°47′31″W / 46.12306°N 67.79194°W / 46.12306; -67.79194Coordinates: 46°07′23″N 067°47′31″W / 46.12306°N 67.79194°W / 46.12306; -67.79194
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 5,001 1,524 Asphalt
1/19 2,600 793 Asphalt

Houlton International Airport (IATA: HULICAO: KHULFAA LID: HUL) is a public-use airport located two miles (3 km) east of Houlton (CDP), Maine, in the town of Houlton in Aroostook County, Maine, United States, on the border of New Brunswick, Canada. This general aviation airport is publicly owned by the town of Houlton. It once had scheduled airline service on Northeast Airlines.

The airport originated as Houlton Army Air Base. From October 1944 to May 1946, it housed Camp Houlton, a prisoner-of-war camp.

Facilities[edit]

Houlton International Airport covers an area of 1,615 acres (654 ha) and has two runways:

  • Runway 5/23: 5,001 x 150 ft (1,524 x 46 m), Surface: Asphalt
  • Runway 1/19: 2,600 x 100 ft (793 x 30.5 m), Surface: Asphalt

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References[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

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