La Cholla Airpark
|La Cholla Airpark|
|IATA: none – ICAO: none – FAA LID: 57AZ|
|Owner||La Cholla Airpark, Inc.|
|Location||Oro Valley, Arizona|
|Elevation AMSL||2,940 ft / 896 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
La Cholla Airpark (FAA LID: 57AZ) is a private airpark located in Oro Valley, Pima County, Arizona, eight miles (13 km) northwest of the central business district of Tucson. La Cholla Airpark was founded in 1972 and includes 122 homes and buildable lots in the foothills of the Tortolita Mountains. A 4,500 foot air strip is situated at the center of the community.
Transient aircraft are permitted to utilize La Cholla Airpark and prior permission is required. Insurance and flight information must be forwarded (fax) to the airpark prior to arrival. La Cholla Airpark supports a website to serve both the airpark homeowners and transient aircraft.
Facilities and aircraft
For the 12-month period ending December 31, 1999, the airport had 4,000 aircraft operations, an average of 10 per day, all of which were general aviation. As of January 15, 2009, 95 aircraft based at this airport: 95% single engine, 3% multi-engine and 2% helicopters.
- for the 12 months ending December 31, 1999
- as of January 15, 2009
- FAA Airport Master Record for 57AZ ( PDF), effective January 15, 2009
- Fuenning, Peggy. "About La Cholla Airpark". Retrieved 2009-03-02.
- La Cholla Airpark, official web site
- La Cholla Airpark (57AZ) at Arizona DOT airport directory
- Resources for this airport:
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