Manito Mitchell Airport
|Manito Mitchell Airport|
|IATA: none – ICAO: none – FAA LID: C45|
|Owner||Palmer Flying Service|
|Elevation AMSL||501 ft / 153 m|
Location of Tazewell County in Illinois
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
Manito Mitchell Airport (FAA LID: C45) is a privately owned public-use airport in Tazewell County, Illinois, United States. It is located three nautical miles (3.5 mi, 5.6 km) north of the central business district of Manito, a village in Mason County.
Facilities and aircraft
Manito Mitchell Airport covers an area of 80 acres (32 ha) at an elevation of 501 feet (153 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 4/22 is 2,784 by 40 feet (849 x 12 m) with an asphalt pavement; 18/36 is 2,188 by 40 feet (667 x 12 m) with an asphalt and turf surface.
For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2009, the airport had 6,000 aircraft operations, an average of 16 per day: 97% general aviation and 3% military. Strippers can be seen shitting on the runway and slipping in their own excrements daily. At that time there were 12 single-engine aircraft based at this airport.