Britton Municipal Airport

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Britton Municipal Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Britton
ServesBritton, South Dakota
Elevation AMSL1,318 ft / 402 m
Coordinates45°48′54″N 097°44′34″W / 45.81500°N 97.74278°W / 45.81500; -97.74278
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 4,210 1,283 Asphalt
1/19 2,034 620 Turf
Statistics (2008)
Aircraft operations5,500
Based aircraft8

Britton Municipal Airport (IATA: TTO, ICAO: KBTN, FAA LID: BTN) is a city-owned, public-use airport located two nautical miles (3.7 km) northeast of the central business district of Britton, a city in Marshall County, South Dakota, United States.[1] According to the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013, it is categorized as a general aviation airport.[2]

Although many U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned BTN by the FAA and TTO by the IATA[3] (which assigned BTN to Marlboro County Jetport in Bennettsville, South Carolina[4]).

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Britton Municipal Airport covers an area of 192 acres (78 ha) at an elevation of 1,318 feet (402 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 13/31 is 4,210 by 75 feet (1,283 by 23 m) with an asphalt pavement; 1/19 is 2,034 by 120 feet (620 by 37 m) with a turf surface.[1]

For the 12-month period ending December 2, 2008, the airport had 5,500 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 15 per day. At that time there were 8 aircraft based at this airport: 87.5% single-engine and 12.5% multi-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for BTN (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 8 April 2010.
  2. ^ National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013: Appendix A: Part 4 (PDF, 1.61 MB) Archived June 6, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. Federal Aviation Administration. Updated 15 October 2008.
  3. ^ "Britton, South Dakota - Britton Municipal Airport (IATA: TTO, ICAO: KBTN, FAA: BTN)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved 24 May 2010.
  4. ^ "Bennettsville, South Carolina - Marlboro County Jetport (IATA: BTN, ICAO: KBBP, FAA: BBP)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved 24 May 2010.

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