Idaho County Airport

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Idaho County Airport
IATA: IDHICAO: KGICFAA LID: GIC
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Idaho County
Location Grangeville, Idaho
Elevation AMSL 3,314 ft / 1,010 m
Coordinates 45°56′33″N 116°07′24″W / 45.94250°N 116.12333°W / 45.94250; -116.12333
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
7/25 5,101 1,555 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations 13,000
Based aircraft 14

Idaho County Airport (ICAO: KGICFAA LID: GIC, formerly S80) is a county owned, public-use airport in Idaho County, Idaho, United States. It is located one nautical mile (1.15 mi, 1.85 km) north of the central business district of Grangeville, Idaho.[1]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned GIC by the FAA, yet it has no designation from the IATA[2] (which assigned GIC to Boigu Island Airport in Queensland, Australia[3]).

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Idaho County Airport covers an area of 161 acres (65 ha) at an elevation of 3,314 feet (1,010 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 7/25 with an asphalt surface measuring 5,101 by 75 feet (1,555 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending March 19, 2010, the airport had 13,000 aircraft operations, an average of 35 per day: 81% general aviation and 19% air taxi. At that time there were 14 aircraft based at this airport: 93% single-engine and 7% ultralight.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for GIC (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 25 August 2011.
  2. ^ "Idaho County Airport (KGIC)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved September 28, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Boigu Island Airport (GIC)". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved September 28, 2011. 

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