Baker City Municipal Airport

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Baker City Municipal Airport
Summary
Airport typePublic
OwnerBaker City
ServesBaker City, Oregon
Elevation AMSL3,373 ft / 1,028 m
Coordinates44°50′14″N 117°48′33″W / 44.83722°N 117.80917°W / 44.83722; -117.80917Coordinates: 44°50′14″N 117°48′33″W / 44.83722°N 117.80917°W / 44.83722; -117.80917
Websitewww.BakerCity.com/...
Map
BKE is located in Oregon
BKE
BKE
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 5,095 1,553 Asphalt
17/35 4,359 1,329 Asphalt
8/26 3,670 1,119 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations16,200
Based aircraft37

Baker City Municipal Airport (IATA: BKE, ICAO: KBKE, FAA LID: BKE) is three miles north of Baker City, in Baker County, Oregon.[1] The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a general aviation facility.[2]

The first airline flights were Empire Airlines Boeing 247Ds in late 1946; successors West Coast, Air West and Hughes Airwest served Baker until 1973.

Facilities[edit]

The airport covers 398 acres (161 ha) at an elevation of 3,373 feet (1,028 m). It has three asphalt runways: 13/31 is 5,095 by 100 feet (1,553 x 30 m); 17/35 is 4,359 by 75 feet (1,329 x 23 m); 8/26 is 3,670 by 140 feet (1,119 x 43 m).[1]

In the year ending July 13, 2010 the airport had 16,200 aircraft operations, average 44 per day: 77% general aviation, 22% air taxi, and 1% military. 37 aircraft were then based at the airport: 76% single-engine, 3% multi-engine, 8% helicopter, and 14% ultralight.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for BKE (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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