Palmyra (Cooper) Airport (ICAO: PLPA, FAA LID: P16) is an unattended airport on Palmyra Atoll in the Pacific Ocean. It is a private-use facility, originally built during World War II and now owned by The Nature Conservancy. It has one runway (6/24) measuring 5,000 ft × 150 ft (1,524 m × 46 m).
The name for the airport and the island where it is located comes from Henry Ernest Cooper, Sr. (1857–1929) who owned Palmyra from 1911 to 1922.
- ^ a b FAA Airport Master Record for P16 (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-08-30
- ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Cooper Island
- ^ "Palmyra Atoll". Office of Insular Affairs web site. United States Department of Interior. Retrieved August 12, 2010.