Carson City Airport
|Operator||Carson City Airport Authority|
|Serves||Carson City, Nevada|
|Elevation AMSL||4,704 ft / 1,432 m|
Carson Airport (IATA: CSN, ICAO: KCXP, FAA LID: CXP) (Carson City Airport) is three miles northeast of Carson City, the capital of Nevada. It is operated by the Carson City Airport Authority. The FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013 categorized it as a reliever airport.
Many U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, but this airport is CXP to the FAA and CSN to the IATA (which assigned CXP to Tunggul Wulung Airport in Java, Indonesia).
In the year ending June 30, 2009 the airport had 83,500 aircraft operations, average 228 per day: 91% general aviation and 9% air taxi. 223 aircraft were then based at this airport: 76% single-engine, 11% multi-engine, 3% jet, <1% helicopter, 1% glider and 9% ultralight. Based aircraft include several amphibians that fly to and land on nearby Lake Tahoe.
Historical airline service
- FAA Airport Master Record for CXP ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. August 27, 2009.
- Carson City Airport, official site
- "Diagram of Carson Airport (CXP)" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-07-17. Retrieved 2014-06-14. (29.6 KB). Nevada Department of Transportation. April 2007.
- Great Circle Mapper: CSN / KCXP - Carson City, Nevada (Carson Airport)
- Great Circle Mapper: CXP / WIHL - Cilacap, Java, Indonesia (Tunggul Wulung Airport)
- http://www.departedflights.com, Feb. 15, 1985 Official Airline Guide (OAG), Las Vegas-Carson City flight schedules
- Aerial photo as of September 1999 from USGS The National Map
- FAA Terminal Procedures for CXP, effective December 5, 2019
- Resources for this airport:
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