Taree Airport

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Taree Airport
IATA: TROICAO: YTRE
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Greater Taree City Council
Location Taree
Elevation AMSL 38 ft / 12 m
Coordinates 31°53′19″S 152°30′50″E / 31.88861°S 152.51389°E / -31.88861; 152.51389Coordinates: 31°53′19″S 152°30′50″E / 31.88861°S 152.51389°E / -31.88861; 152.51389
Website libero.gtcc.nsw.gov.au
Map
YTRE is located in New South Wales
YTRE
YTRE
Location in New South Wales
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 1,504 4,934 Asphalt
12/30 564 1,850 Brown silt clay
Statistics (2010-11[1])
Passengers 19,250
Aircraft movements 3,518
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart.[2] Passengers and aircraft movements from BITRE.[3]

Taree Airport (IATA: TROICAO: YTRE) is an airport located 3 nautical miles (5.6 km; 3.5 mi) northeast[2] of the city of Taree, New South Wales, Australia. Greater Taree is located on the Mid North Coast, less than a four hour drive from Sydney. The airport is currently served by one airline, though is growing at a steady rate, with the council successfully attracting new investments at the airport.[citation needed]

Airport facilities[edit]

Taree is currently set to expand the airport to provide more facilities for pilots, businesses and airlines alike, This is also expected to boost the airports presence.[4]

A number of businesses including aircraft manufacturers and fabricators, an aircraft restorer and a skydiving school are based at Taree Airport.[5]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Regional Express Airlines Sydney, Grafton

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fiscal year 1 July - 30 June
  2. ^ a b YTRE – Taree (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 29 May 2014, Aeronautical Chart
  3. ^ "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"
  4. ^ "Expansion project at Airport". City of Greater Taree. Retrieved 18 May 2011. 
  5. ^ Greater Taree Council, Airport overview[dead link]

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