Parkes Airport

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Parkes Airport
IATA: PKEICAO: YPKS
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner/Operator Parkes Shire Council
Location Parkes, New South Wales
Elevation AMSL 1,069 ft / 326 m
Coordinates 33°07′53″S 148°14′21″E / 33.13139°S 148.23917°E / -33.13139; 148.23917Coordinates: 33°07′53″S 148°14′21″E / 33.13139°S 148.23917°E / -33.13139; 148.23917
Website parkes-new.local-e.nsw.gov.au
Map
YPKS is located in New South Wales
YPKS
YPKS
Location in New South Wales
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 1,684 5,525 Asphalt
11/29 1,623 5,325 Asphalt
Statistics (2010-11[1])
Passengers 32,311
Aircraft movements 1,790
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart.[2] Passengers and aircraft movements from BITRE

Parkes Airport (IATA: PKEICAO: YPKS) is an airport located 4 nautical miles (7.4 km; 4.6 mi) northeast[2] of Parkes, New South Wales, Australia. Approximately 32,000 passengers used scheduled service at the airport in 2011.[1][3] The Parkes Shire Council currently maintains the airport.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Qantas Sydney

Statistics[edit]

Annual passenger and aircraft statistics for Parkes[3]
Year[1] Revenue passengers Aircraft movements
2001-02
11,113
1,573
2002-03
11,835
1,702
2003-04
15,997
1,871
2004-05
21,438
1,867
2005-06
28,660
1,875
2006-07
31,697
1,775
2007-08
35,183
1,851
2008-09
30,599
1,794
2009-10
29,322
1,796
2010-11
32,311
1,790

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Fiscal year 1 July - 30 June
  2. ^ a b YPKS – Parkes (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 29 May 2014, Aeronautical Chart
  3. ^ a b "Airport Traffic Data 1985-86 to 2010-11". Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE). May 2012. Retrieved 8 May 2012.  Refers to "Regular Public Transport (RPT) operations only"

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