Mammoth Yosemite Airport

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Mammoth Yosemite Airport
MMH from air.JPG
Aerial view, March 2010
IATA: MMHICAO: KMMHFAA LID: MMH
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Town of Mammoth Lakes
Serves Mammoth Lakes, California
Elevation AMSL 7,135 ft / 2,175 m
Coordinates 37°37′27″N 118°50′20″W / 37.62417°N 118.83889°W / 37.62417; -118.83889Coordinates: 37°37′27″N 118°50′20″W / 37.62417°N 118.83889°W / 37.62417; -118.83889
Map
MMH is located in California
MMH
MMH
Location in California
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 7,000 2,134 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations 8,285
Based aircraft 3
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

Mammoth Yosemite Airport (IATA: MMHICAO: KMMHFAA LID: MMH) is a town-owned public airport seven miles east of Mammoth Lakes, in Mono County, California.[1] Also known as Mammoth Lakes Airport[2] or Mammoth-June Lake Airport,[3] it is mainly used for general aviation, but has scheduled passenger flights on two airlines.

The airport had 665 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008,[4] 6,157 enplanements in 2009, and 19,814 in 2010.[5] The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a general aviation airport.[6]

Facilities[edit]

The airport covers 230 acres (93 ha) at an elevation of 7,135 feet (2,175 m). Its one runway, 9/27, is 7,000 by 100 feet (2,134 x 30 m) asphalt.[1]

In 2010 the airport had 8,285 aircraft operations, average 22 per day: 68% general aviation, 20% air taxi, 12% airline, and <1% military. Three aircraft were then based at this airport, all single-engine.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Scheduled passenger service:

Airlines Destinations
Alaska Airlines operated by Horizon Air Los Angeles[7]
Seasonal: San Diego [8]
United Express Seasonal: Denver (begins December 20, 2014),[9] Orange County, San Diego, San Francisco
With Mammoth Mountain in the background (on right) in December, 2013.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for MMH (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective April 5, 2012.
  2. ^ "Flight Information". The Official Website of Mammoth Lakes CA. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Mammoth-June Lake Airport - Maps, Driving Directions & Local Area Information". CA HomeTownLocator. Retrieved February 10, 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. ^ http://news.sierrawave.net/eastern-sierra-news/3201-2010-winter-air-service-to-mammoth-called-a-success[dead link]
  8. ^ http://finance.yahoo.com/news/alaska-airlines-launching-san-diego-120000918.html;_ylt=Aj09El59u8LB5bg83cjiEyPQtDMD
  9. ^ "UNITED Adds New Winter Seasonal Domestic Service from Dec 2014". Airline Route. July 1, 2014. Retrieved July 1, 2014. 

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