Altus/Quartz Mountain Regional Airport

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Altus/Quartz Mountain Regional Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Altus
ServesAltus, Oklahoma
Elevation AMSL1,433 ft / 437 m
Coordinates34°41′55.7″N 099°20′18.5″W / 34.698806°N 99.338472°W / 34.698806; -99.338472Coordinates: 34°41′55.7″N 099°20′18.5″W / 34.698806°N 99.338472°W / 34.698806; -99.338472
AXS is located in Oklahoma
Location of airport in Oklahoma
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 5,501 1,677 Concrete
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations15,330
Based aircraft39

Altus/Quartz Mountain Regional Airport (IATA: AXS, ICAO: KAXS, FAA LID: AXS) is a city-owned, public-use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) north of the central business district of Altus, a city in Jackson County, Oklahoma, United States.[1] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Altus/Quartz Mountain Regional Airport covers an area of 434 acres (176 ha) at an elevation of 1,433 feet (437 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 17/35 with a concrete surface measuring 5,501 by 75 feet (1,677 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending October 8, 2010, the airport had 15,330 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 42 per day. At that time there were 39 aircraft based at this airport: 85% single-engine, 13% multi-engine, and 3% ultralight.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for AXS (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF, 2.03 MB) on 2012-09-27.

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