Springfield–Beckley Municipal Airport

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Coordinates: 39°50′25″N 083°50′25″W / 39.84028°N 83.84028°W / 39.84028; -83.84028

Springfield–Beckley Municipal Airport
Springfield-Beckley Airport tower.jpg
IATA: SGHICAO: KSGHFAA LID: SGH
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner City of Springfield
Serves Springfield, Ohio
Location Green Township, Clark County, near Springfield, Ohio
Elevation AMSL 1,051 ft / 320 m
Website www.airparkohio.com/...
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 9,009 2,746 Asphalt/Concrete
15/33 5,499 1,676 Asphalt
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations 62,000
Based aircraft 81
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

Springfield–Beckley Municipal Airport (IATA: SGHICAO: KSGHFAA LID: SGH) is a joint use civil-military airport located five miles (8 km) south of the central business district of Springfield, a city in Clark County, Ohio, United States. It is owned by the city of Springfield.[1]

Three units of the Ohio Air National Guard, including the 178th Fighter Wing are based at the co-located Springfield Air National Guard Base.

Facilities and Aircraft[edit]

Springfield–Beckley Municipal Airport covers an area of 1,516 acres (614 ha) which contains two runways:[1]

  • Runway 6/24: 9,009 x 150 ft (2,746 x 46 m), Surface: Asphalt/Concrete
  • Runway 15/33: 5,499 x 100 ft (1,676 x 30 m), Surface: Asphalt

For the 12-month period ending November 29, 2005, the airport had 62,000 aircraft operations, an average of 169 per day: 75% general aviation, 21% military and 4% air taxi. There are 81 aircraft based at this airport: 59% single-engine, 14% multi-engine, 1% jet, 1% ultralight and 25% military.[1]

  • Named after the Beckley family, a member of which knew the Wright Brothers, and witnessed and photographed their first flights.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for SGH (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-10-25

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