Chilhowee Gliderport

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Chilhowee Gliderport
Airport type Public
Owner Helen Reisman
Serves Benton, Tennessee
Elevation AMSL 770 ft / 235 m
Coordinates 35°13′35″N 084°35′06″W / 35.22639°N 84.58500°W / 35.22639; -84.58500
92A is located in Tennessee
Location of airport in Tennessee
Direction Length Surface
ft m
3/21 2,600 792 Turf
Statistics (2008)
Aircraft operations 10,820
Based aircraft 29

Chilhowee Gliderport (FAA LID: 92A) is a privately owned public-use glider airport located four nautical miles (5 mi, 7 km) northeast of the central business district of Benton, in Polk County, Tennessee, United States.[1]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Chilhowee Gliderport has one runway designated 3/21 with a turf surface measuring 2,600 by 200 feet (792 x 61 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2008, the airport had 10,820 aircraft operations, an average of 29 per day: 98% general aviation and 2% military. At that time there were 29 aircraft based at this airport: 90% glider and 10% single-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for 92A (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 25 August 2011.

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