Lewis University Airport

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Lewis University Airport
IATA: LOTICAO: KLOTFAA LID: LOT
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner/Operator Joliet Regional Port Dist.
Serves Chicago
Location Romeoville, Illinois
Elevation AMSL 680 ft / 207 m
Coordinates 41°36′26″N 088°05′46″W / 41.60722°N 88.09611°W / 41.60722; -88.09611
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
2/20 6,500 1,981 Concrete
9/27 5,696 1,736 Asphalt
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations 104,000
Based aircraft 203
Source: FAA[1] and airport website[2]

Lewis University Airport (IATA: LOTICAO: KLOTFAA LID: LOT) is a public airport located 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Chicago, in the village of Romeoville in Will County, Illinois, United States.[1] The Joliet Regional Port District assumed ownership of the airport in 1989.[2] The National Weather Service Chicago, Illinois (Chicago Forecast Office) is adjacent to the airport.

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Lewis University Airport covers an area of 1,000 acres (400 ha) which contains two runways:[1]

  • Runway 2/20: 6,500 x 100 ft (1,981 x 30 m), Surface: Concrete
  • Runway 9/27: 5,696 x 75 ft (1,736 x 23 m), Surface: Asphalt

For 12-month period ending 31 December 2005 the airport had 104,000 aircraft operations, an average of 284 per day: 96% general aviation (100,000) and 4% air taxi (4,000). There are 203 aircraft based at this airport: 84% single engine (171), 10% multi engine (21), 4% jet aircraft (9) and 1% helicopters (2).[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for LOT (Form 5010 PDF), retrieved 15 March 2007
  2. ^ a b Lewis University Airport (official website)

External links[edit]