Ames Municipal Airport
|Ames Municipal Airport|
|Owner||City of Ames|
|Location||2 miles SE|
|Elevation AMSL||956 ft / 291 m|
Ames Municipal Airport (IATA: AMW, ICAO: KAMW, FAA LID: AMW) is a city owned public use airport located two miles (3 km) southeast of the central business district of Ames, a city in Story County, Iowa, United States.
Facilities and aircraft
Ames Municipal Airport covers an area of 700 acres (280 ha) which contains an asphalt paved runway 1/19 measuring 5,701 by 100 ft (1,738 by 30 m) and a concrete runway 13/31 measuring 3,491 by 75 ft (1,064 by 23 m).
For the 12-month period ending September 30, 2013, the airport had 33,751 aircraft operations: 94% general aviation, 5% air taxi and 1% military. In January 2017, there were 86 aircraft based at the airport: 61 single-engine, 7 multi-engine, 2 jet, 13 glider and 3 ultralight.
According to NTSB records, the airport has had no fatal accidents since 1962 (the earliest year which can be searched in their database).
- City of Ames, Iowa
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