Magic Valley Regional Airport

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Magic Valley Regional Airport
Joslin Field
IATA: TWFICAO: KTWFFAA LID: TWF
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner City & County of Twin Falls
Serves Twin Falls, Idaho
Elevation AMSL 4,154 ft / 1,266 m
Coordinates 42°28′54″N 114°29′16″W / 42.48167°N 114.48778°W / 42.48167; -114.48778Coordinates: 42°28′54″N 114°29′16″W / 42.48167°N 114.48778°W / 42.48167; -114.48778
Map
TWF is located in Idaho
TWF
TWF
Location of airport in Idaho
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
7/25 8,703 2,653 Asphalt
12/30 3,224 983 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Aircraft operations 31,386
Based aircraft 109
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

Magic Valley Regional Airport (IATA: TWF[2]ICAO: KTWF[3]FAA LID: TWF), also known as Joslin Field, is a public use airport located four nautical miles (7 km) south of the central business district of Twin Falls, a city in Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States. The airport is owned by the City and County of Twin Falls.[1] It is mostly used for general aviation but is also served by one commercial airline.

As per the Federal Aviation Administration, this airport had 29,606 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008,[4] 26,991 in 2009, and 35,576 in 2010.[5] The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a primary commercial service airport.[6]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

The facility covers an area of 1,468 acres (594 ha) at an elevation of 4,154 feet (1,266 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways with asphalt surfaces: 7/25 is 8,703 by 150 feet (2,653 x 46 m) and 12/30 is 3,224 by 75 feet (983 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending January 1, 2012, the airport had 31,386 aircraft operations, an average of 85 per day: 71% general aviation, 24% air taxi, 4% military, and 1% scheduled commercial. At that time there were 109 aircraft based at this airport: 83% single-engine, 9% multi-engine, 7% helicopter, and 1% jet.[1]

Airline and destination[edit]

The following airline offers scheduled passenger service:

Airlines Destinations
Delta Connection Salt Lake City

Statistics[edit]

Carrier shares: January – December 2013[7]
Carrier   Passengers (arriving and departing)
SkyWest
57,240(99.69%)
Allegiant
160(0.27%)
Delta
20(0.04%)
Top domestic destinations: Jan. – Dec. 2013[7]
Rank Destination Airport Passengers
2013 2012
1 Salt Lake City, UT Salt Lake City International (SLC) 28,130 25,630
2 Sun Valley / Hailey / Ketchum, ID Friedman Memorial (SUN) 80 130
3 Boise, ID Boise Airport (BOI) 60 140
4 Ogden, UT Ogden-Hinckley Airport (OGD) 10 10
5 San Francisco, CA San Francisco International (SFO) 10 10

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for TWF (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (TWF: Twin Falls / City County)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved June 12, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Airport information for TWF (KTWF)". Federal Aviation Administration. Retrieved June 12, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2008" (PDF, 1.0 MB). CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. December 18, 2009. 
  5. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2010" (PDF, 189 KB). CY 2010 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2011. 
  6. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. 
  7. ^ a b "Twin Falls, ID: Joslin Field - Magic Valley Regional (TWF)". Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), U.S. Department of Transportation. December 2013. Retrieved June 12, 2014. 

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