Aeroflex–Andover Airport

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Aeroflex–Andover Airport
Airport diagram Andover NJ 12N.png
Summary
Airport typePublic use
OwnerNew Jersey Forest Fire Service
OperatorJohn T. Flyntz
ServesAndover, New Jersey
LocationSussex County, New Jersey
Elevation AMSL583 ft / 178 m
Coordinates41°00′31.031″N 074°44′16.922″W / 41.00861972°N 74.73803389°W / 41.00861972; -74.73803389Coordinates: 41°00′31.031″N 074°44′16.922″W / 41.00861972°N 74.73803389°W / 41.00861972; -74.73803389
WebsiteNew Jersey State Forest Fire Service
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
3/21 1,981 604 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations24,826
Based aircraft48

Aeroflex–Andover Airport (FAA LID: 12N) is a public-use airport located two nautical miles (3.704 km) north of Andover within Kittatinny Valley State Park in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States.[2][3][4] The airport is publicly owned by the New Jersey Forest Fire Service[1] and used as a base for aerial wildfire suppression.

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Aeroflex–Andover Airport covers an area of 12 acres (4.9 ha) at an elevation of 583 feet (178 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 03/21 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,981 by 50 feet (604 x 15 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending January 1, 2010, the airport had 24,826 aircraft operations, an average of 68 per day: 100% general aviation. At that time there were 48 aircraft based at this airport: 98% single-engine and 2% helicopter.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for 12N (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2012-02-09
  2. ^ Federal Aviation Administration, National Flight Data Center for Aeroflex–Andover Airport (12N). Retrieved July 18, 2015.
  3. ^ "12N – Aeroflex–Andover Airport". AirNav. Retrieved 27 July 2015.
  4. ^ "Aeroflex–Andover Airport – 12N". Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association. Retrieved 27 July 2015.

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