Walnut Ridge Regional Airport
|Walnut Ridge Regional Airport
Walnut Ridge Army Airfield
|2006 USGS aerial image|
|IATA: ARG – ICAO: KARG – FAA LID: ARG|
|Owner||City of Walnut Ridge|
|Serves||Walnut Ridge, Arkansas|
|Location||Campbell Township, Lawrence County|
|Elevation AMSL||279 ft / 85 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
Walnut Ridge Regional Airport (IATA: ARG, ICAO: KARG, FAA LID: ARG) is a city-owned public-use airport located four nautical miles (7 km) northeast of the central business district of Walnut Ridge, a city in Lawrence County, Arkansas, United States. According to the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013, it is categorized as a general aviation facility.
Facilities and aircraft
Walnut Ridge Regional Airport covers an area of 1,800 acres (730 ha) at an elevation of 279 feet (85 m) above mean sea level. It has three runways: 4/22 is 6,001 by 150 feet (1,829 x 46 m) with an asphalt surface; 13/31 is 5,003 by 150 feet (1,525 x 46 m) with a concrete surface; 18/36 is 5,001 by 150 feet (1,524 x 46 m) with a concrete surface.
For the 12-month period ending July 31, 2008, the airport had 94,000 aircraft operations, an average of 257 per day: 97% general aviation, 2% military, and1% air taxi. At that time there were 55 aircraft based at this airport: 62% single-engine, 9% multi-engine, 27% jet and 2% helicopter.
- Walnut Ridge Regional Airport
- FAA Terminal Procedures for ARG, effective June 26, 2014
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