St. Elmo Airport
|St. Elmo Airport
St Elmo Army Auxiliary Airfield
|NAIP aerial image, 2006|
|IATA: none – ICAO: none – FAA LID: 2R5|
|Owner||State of Alabama|
|Serves||St. Elmo, Alabama|
|Elevation AMSL||132 ft / 40 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
St. Elmo Airport (FAA LID: 2R5) is a state-owned public-use airport located two nautical miles (2.3 mi, 3.7 km) west of the central business district of St. Elmo, in Mobile County, Alabama, United States. It is included in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.
Facilities and aircraft
St. Elmo Airport covers an area of 733 acres (297 ha) at an elevation of 132 feet (40 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 6/24 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,998 by 80 feet (1,219 x 24 m).
For the 12-month period ending May 18, 2010, the airport had 20,400 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 55 per day. At that time there were 31 aircraft based at this airport: 71% single-engine, 7% multi-engine, 3% jet, 3% helicopter and 16% ultralight.
World War II
- FAA Terminal Procedures for 2R5, effective June 26, 2014
- Resources for this airport:
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