List of airports in Nevada

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This is a list of airports in Nevada (a U.S. state), grouped by type and sorted by location. It contains all public-use and military airports in the state. Some private-use and former airports may be included where notable, such as airports that were previously public-use, those with commercial enplanements recorded by the FAA or airports assigned an IATA airport code.

Airports[edit]

This list contains the following information:

  • City served – The city generally associated with the airport, as per the airport's master record with the Federal Aviation Administration. This is not always the actual location since some airports are located in smaller towns outside of the city they serve. It is not meant to be a complete list of cities served, which can be found in or added to each airport's Wikipedia article.
  • Airport name – The official airport name. Those shown in bold indicate the airport has scheduled passenger service on commercial airlines.
  • Role – One of four FAA airport categories, as per the 2011–2015 National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (NPIAS) report released October 2010 (which based its commercial service categories on passenger boarding data from 2008; some of these have been updated based on enplanements in 2010):
    • P-s: Commercial service – primary are publicly owned airports that receive scheduled passenger service and have more than 10,000 passenger boardings (enplanements) each year. Each primary airport is sub-classified by the FAA as one of the following four "hub" types (s):
      • L: Large hub that accounts for at least 1% of total U.S. passenger enplanements.
      • M: Medium hub that accounts for between 0.25% and 1% of total U.S. passenger enplanements.
      • S: Small hub that accounts for between 0.05% and 0.25% of total U.S. passenger enplanements.
      • N: Nonhub that accounts for less than 0.05% of total U.S. passenger enplanements, but more than 10,000 annual enplanements.
    • CS: Commercial service – nonprimary are publicly owned airports that receive scheduled passenger service and have at least 2,500 passenger boardings each year.
    • R: Reliever airports are designated by the FAA to relieve congestion at a large commercial service airport and to provide more general aviation access to the overall community.
    • GA: General aviation airports are the largest single group of airports in the U.S. airport system.
  • Enpl. – The number of enplanements (commercial passenger boardings) that occurred at the airport in calendar year 2013, as per FAA records released June 2014.
City served FAA IATA ICAO Airport name Role Enpl.
Commercial service – primary airports
Boulder City BVU BLD KBVU Boulder City Municipal Airport P-N 103,972
Elko EKO EKO KEKO Elko Regional Airport (J.C. Harris Field) P-N 19,510
Las Vegas LAS LAS KLAS McCarran International Airport P-L 19,923,594
Reno RNO RNO KRNO Reno/Tahoe International Airport P-S 1,672,139
Other airports with scheduled passenger service
Ely ELY ELY KELY Ely Airport (Yelland Field) GA [nb 1] 245
Las Vegas / North Las Vegas VGT VGT KVGT North Las Vegas Airport GA 64,674
Reliever airports
Carson City CXP CSN KCXP Carson Airport R
Las Vegas / Henderson HND HSH KHND Henderson Executive Airport R 13,272
Reno RTS KRTS Reno/Stead Airport R
General aviation airports
Alamo L92 Alamo Landing Field GA
Austin TMT ASQ KTMT Austin Airport GA
Battle Mountain BAM BAM KBAM Battle Mountain Airport GA
Beatty BTY BTY KBTY Beatty Airport GA
Eureka 05U EUE Eureka Airport GA
Fallon FLX FLX KFLX Fallon Municipal Airport GA
Gabbs GAB GAB KGAB Gabbs Airport GA
Hawthorne HTH HTH KHTH Hawthorne Industrial Airport (was Hawthorne Municipal) GA
Jackpot 06U KPT Jackpot Airport (Hayden Field) GA
Jean 0L7 Jean Airport GA
Lovelock LOL LOL KLOL Derby Field GA
Mesquite 67L MFH Mesquite Airport GA 22
Minden MEV MEV KMEV Minden–Tahoe Airport GA 43
Overton U08 Overton Municipal Airport (Perkins Field) GA
Owyhee 10U Owyhee Airport GA
Panaca 1L1 Lincoln County Airport GA
Silver Springs SPZ KSPZ Silver Springs Airport GA
Tonopah TPH TPH KTPH Tonopah Airport GA 1
Wells LWL LWL KLWL Wells Municipal Airport (Harriet Field) GA
Winnemucca WMC WMC KWMC Winnemucca Municipal Airport GA 24
Yerington O43 Yerington Municipal Airport GA
Other public use-airports (not listed in NPIAS)
Cal-Nev-Ari 1L4 Kidwell Airport 4
Carson City 2Q5 Parker Carson Airport (was Parker Carson STOLport)
Crescent Valley U74 Crescent Valley Airport
Currant 9U7 Currant Ranch Airport
Dayton / Carson City A34 Dayton Valley Airpark
Denio E85 Denio Junction Airport
Duckwater 01U Duckwater Airport
Dyer 2Q9 Dyer Airport
Empire 1A8 Empire Airport
Fernley N58 Tiger Field
Goldfield 0L4 Lida Junction Airport
Kingston N15 Kingston Airport
Mina 3Q0 Mina Airport
North Fork 08U Stevens–Crosby Airport
Overton 0L9 Echo Bay Airport
Reno / Spanish Springs N86 Spanish Springs Airport
Sandy Valley 3L2 Sky Ranch Airport
Searchlight 1L3 Searchlight Airport
Smith N59 Rosaschi Air Park
Other government/military airports
Fallon NFL NFL KNFL NAS Fallon (Van Voorhis Field)
Indian Springs INS INS KINS Creech Air Force Base (Indian Springs AF Aux.) 93
Las Vegas LSV LSV KLSV Nellis Air Force Base 2,726
Mercury NV65 DRA Desert Rock Airport (owned by U.S. DOE, was FAA: DRA)
Mercury L23 Pahute Mesa Airstrip (owned by U.S. Dept of Energy)
Mercury NV11 UCC Yucca Airstrip (owned by U.S. Dept of Energy)
Tonopah TNX XSD KTNX Tonopah Test Range Airport
Area 51 KXTA [1] Homey Airport [1]
Proposed airports
Las Vegas Ivanpah Valley Airport (proposed opening 2017)
Notable private-use airports
Gerlach 88NV Black Rock City Airport [1] [2]
Pahrump NV74 Calvada Meadows Airport
Round Mountain NV83 Hadley Airport (formerly public-use, was FAA: A36)
Notable former airports
Alamo Delamar Lake Landing Strip
Amargosa Valley U75 Jackass Aeropark (closed 2004?)
Bonnie Claire Bonnie Claire Airport (Scottys Airport) [3]
Bonnie Claire Bonnie Claire Lake Landing Strip [4]
Boulder City Boulder City Airport (closed 1958?)
Buffalo Valley Buffalo Valley Intermediate Field (closed 1948–1954?) [5]
Caliente 0L2 Caliente Flight Strip (Delamar Landing Field) (closed 1990s?) [6]
Goldfield 0L5 Goldfield Airport (closed 2007?) [7] GA
Las Vegas Anderson Field (Rockwell Field) (closed 1929)
Las Vegas Barton Field (closed 2004) [8]
Las Vegas Sky Corral Airport (closed 1952?) [9]
Las Vegas Voc-Tech Airfield (closed 1999?) [10]
Pahrump Chicken Ranch Airfield (closed 2004) [11]
Pahrump L57 Hidden Hills Airport
Pioche 11U Pioche Municipal Airport (closed 1994?) [12]

Footnotes:

  1. ^ Ely Airport/Yelland Field is listed as a general aviation facility in the 2009–2013 NPIAS, based on annual enplanements below 2,500.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA):

Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT):

Other sites used as a reference when compiling and updating this list: