Zelienople Municipal Airport

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Zelienople Municipal Airport
Airport, Zelienople, Pennsylvania, USA.jpg
Runway at Zelienople Municipal Airport
IATA: noneICAO: KPJCFAA LID: PJC
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Borough of Zelienople
Operator Zelienople Municipal Authority
Serves Zelienople, Pennsylvania
Location Fombell, Franklin Township, Beaver County
Elevation AMSL 898 ft / 274 m
Coordinates 40°48′07″N 080°09′39″W / 40.80194°N 80.16083°W / 40.80194; -80.16083Coordinates: 40°48′07″N 080°09′39″W / 40.80194°N 80.16083°W / 40.80194; -80.16083
Map
PJC is located in Pennsylvania
PJC
PJC
Location of airport in Pennsylvania
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 4,933 1,504 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations 27,789
Based aircraft 35

Zelienople Municipal Airport (ICAO: KPJCFAA LID: PJC) is a public airport in Beaver County, Pennsylvania,[1] a mile west of Zelienople,[1] a borough in Butler County, Pennsylvania, in the Pittsburgh metropolitan area.[1] The airport is owned by the Borough of Zelienople and operated by the Zelienople Municipal Authority.[2] The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a general aviation facility.[3]

It serves the community of Zelienople in Butler County, but the airport is actually over the county line in Beaver County, in Fombell, Pennsylvania, Franklin Township. Fire response consists of 2 Engines, 1 Tanker, 1 Brush Truck, 1 Squad, and Command Vehicle. The airport is between PA 288 and PA 588. The airport began service in 1958, and is one of many medium-sized airports north of Pittsburgh.

Most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, but this airport is PJC to the FAA[1] and has no IATA code. (IATA assigned PJC to Pedro Juan Caballero Airport in Pedro Juan Caballero, Paraguay.

Facilities[edit]

The airport covers 291 acres (118 ha) at an elevation of 898 feet (274 m). Its one runway, 17/35, is 4,933 by 75 feet (1,504 x 23 m) asphalt.[1]

In the year ending August 22, 2011 the airport had 27,789 aircraft operations, average 76 per day: 94% general aviation and 6% air taxi. 35 aircraft were then based at this airport: 71% single-engine, 11% multi-engine, 11% jet, and 6% helicopter.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g FAA Airport Master Record for PJC (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "Zelienople Municipal Airport". Borough of Zelienople. Retrieved July 11, 2012. 
  3. ^ "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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