Bellefontaine Regional Airport
|Bellefontaine Regional Airport|
|Owner||City of Bellefontaine|
|Elevation AMSL||1,123 ft / 342 m|
Bellefontaine Regional Airport (ICAO: KEDJ, FAA LID: EDJ) is three miles west of Bellefontaine, in Logan County, Ohio. It is a general aviation airport operated by Midwest Corporate Air under the auspices of the City of Bellefontaine and is accessible from State Route 47.
The airport replaced an earlier airport, Bellefontaine Municipal Airport, four miles (6 km) northeast of the current airport (to the north of the city, near U.S. Route 68). According to the AOPA, Bellefontaine Regional was, at its opening in 2002, only the second new airport to open in Ohio in the last 30 years.
For the last several years, Bellefontaine Regional has hosted an annual "Airfest" in late summer. The most recent of these airshows took place on July 3, 2010.
The airport has fuel available. Planes can use tiedowns or hangars for parking.
In the year ending April 24, 2007 the airport had 8,325 aircraft operations, average 22 per day: 89% general aviation (7,425) and 11% air taxi (900). 31 aircraft are based at the airport: 87% single-engine, 10% multi-engine and 3% helicopter.
- FAA Airport Master Record for EDJ ( PDF), effective 2007-07-05
- Great Circle Mapper: KEDJ - Bellefontaine, Ohio (Bellefontaine Regional Airport)
- AOPA's Boyer takes part in Ohio airport grand opening Archived May 12, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.
- Resources for this airport:
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