Siler City Municipal Airport

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Siler City Municipal Airport
Siler City Airport terminal.JPG
Terminal building
Airport type Public
Owner Town of Siler City
Serves Siler City, North Carolina
Elevation AMSL 615 ft / 187 m
Coordinates 35°42′15″N 079°30′15″W / 35.70417°N 79.50417°W / 35.70417; -79.50417Coordinates: 35°42′15″N 079°30′15″W / 35.70417°N 79.50417°W / 35.70417; -79.50417
SCR is located in North Carolina
Location of airport in North Carolina
Direction Length Surface
ft m
4/22 5,000 1,524 Asphalt
Statistics (2009)
Aircraft operations 21,500
Based aircraft 24

Siler City Municipal Airport (FAA LID: SCR) is a public use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) southwest of the central business district of Siler City, a town in Chatham County, North Carolina, United States. It is owned by the Town of Siler City.[1] This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Siler City Municipal Airport covers an area of 92 acres (37 ha) at an elevation of 615 feet (187 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 4/22 with an asphalt surface measuring 5,000 by 75 feet (1,524 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending August 6, 2009, the airport had 21,500 aircraft operations, an average of 58 per day: 95% general aviation and 5% military. At that time there were 24 aircraft based at this airport: 79% single-engine and 21% multi-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for 5W8 (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. 

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