Batesville Regional Airport

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Batesville Regional Airport
Batesville BVX.jpg
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Batesville
ServesBatesville, Arkansas
Elevation AMSL465 ft / 142 m
Coordinates35°43′34″N 091°38′51″W / 35.72611°N 91.64750°W / 35.72611; -91.64750Coordinates: 35°43′34″N 091°38′51″W / 35.72611°N 91.64750°W / 35.72611; -91.64750
BVX is located in Arkansas
Location of airport in Arkansas
Direction Length Surface
ft m
8/26 6,002 1,829 Asphalt
18/36 2,804 855 Asphalt
Statistics (2008)
Aircraft operations35,000
Based aircraft53

Batesville Regional Airport (IATA: BVX, ICAO: KBVX, FAA LID: BVX) is a public-use airport located three nautical miles (4 mi, 6 km) south of the central business district of Batesville, in Independence County, Arkansas, United States. It is owned by the City of Batesville.[1]

This airport is included in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation airport.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Batesville Regional Airport covers an area of 398 acres (161 ha) at an elevation of 465 feet (142 m) above mean sea level. It has two asphalt paved runways: 8/26 is 6,002 by 150 feet (1,829 x 46 m) and 18/36 is 2,804 by 60 feet (855 x 18 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending May 31, 2008, the airport had 35,000 aircraft operations, an average of 95 per day: 86% general aviation, 9% air taxi, and 6% military. At that time there were 53 aircraft based at this airport: 77% single-engine, 21% multi-engine and 2% jet.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for BVX (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. effective 25 August 2011.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A (PDF, 2.03 MB)" (PDF). 2011–2015 National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. 4 October 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-09-27.

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