Aiken Municipal Airport
|Aiken Municipal Airport|
USGS aerial image as of 19 January 1994
|Owner||City of Aiken|
|Serves||Aiken, South Carolina|
|Location||Aiken County, near Aiken, South Carolina|
|Elevation AMSL||528 ft / 161 m|
Aiken Municipal Airport (IATA: AIK, ICAO: KAIK, FAA LID: AIK) is a city-owned public-use airport located five nautical miles (9 km) north of the central business district of Aiken, a city in Aiken County, South Carolina, United States. The airport serves the general aviation community, with no scheduled commercial airline service. Formerly, it was Aiken Air Force Station
Facilities and aircraft
Aiken Municipal Airport covers an area of 700 acres (280 ha) at an elevation of 528 feet (161 m) above mean sea level. It has two asphalt paved runways: 7/25 is 5,500 by 100 feet (1,676 x 30 m) and 1/19 is 3,800 by 75 feet (1,158 x 23 m).
For the 12-month period ending July 24, 2008, the airport had 43,900 aircraft operations, an average of 120 per day: 93% general aviation, 6% air taxi and 1% military. At that time there were 53 aircraft based at this airport: 70% single-engine, 23% multi-engine and 7% jet.
- Aiken Municipal Airport page at City of Aiken website
- Aiken Aviation Enterprises, the fixed-base operator
- FAA Terminal Procedures for AIK, effective June 22, 2017
- Resources for this airport: