Black River Falls Area Airport

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Black River Falls Area Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Black River Falls and Jackson County
Serves Black River Falls, Wisconsin
Elevation AMSL 836 ft / 255 m
Coordinates 44°15′03″N 090°51′19″W / 44.25083°N 90.85528°W / 44.25083; -90.85528
BCK is located in Wisconsin
BCK is located in the US
Location of airport in Wisconsin / United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
8/26 4,601 1,402 Asphalt
Aircraft operations (2016) 12,320
Based aircraft (2017) 19

Black River Falls Area Airport (ICAO: KBCKFAA LID: BCK) is a public use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) south of the central business district of Black River Falls, a city in Jackson County, Wisconsin, United States. It is owned by the city of Black River Falls and Jackson County.[1]

It is included in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017–2021, in which it is categorized as a local general aviation facility.[2]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned BCK by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA[3] (which assigned BCK to Bolwarra, Queensland, Australia[4]).

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Black River Falls Area Airport covers an area of 353 acres (143 ha) at an elevation of 836 feet (255 m) above mean sea level. It has one asphalt paved runway designated 8/26 which measures 4,601 by 75 feet (1,402 x 23 m). For the 12-month period ending June 7, 2016, the airport had 12,320 aircraft operations, an average of 34 per day: 98% general aviation and 2% air taxi. In March 2017, there were 19 aircraft based at this airport: 14 single-engine, 2 multi-engine and 3 ultra-lights. [1]

A Non-directional beacon, 362 kHz, ident: BCK is on field.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for BCK (Form 5010 PDF), effective Mar 2, 2017.
  2. ^ "List of NPIAS Airports" (PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. 21 October 2016. Retrieved 23 November 2016. 
  3. ^ Great Circle Mapper: KBCK - Black River Falls Area Airport - Black River Falls, Wisconsin
  4. ^ Great Circle Mapper: BCK - Bolwarra, Queensland, Australia

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