Clay Center Municipal Airport

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Coordinates: 39°23′14″N 097°09′26″W / 39.38722°N 97.15722°W / 39.38722; -97.15722

Clay Center Municipal Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Clay Center
ServesClay Center, Kansas
Elevation AMSL1,208 ft / 368 m
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 4,199 1,280 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Aircraft operations31,000
Based aircraft15

Clay Center Municipal Airport (ICAO: KCYW, FAA LID: CYW) is a city-owned airport two miles west of Clay Center, in Clay County, Kansas.[1] It opened on August 8, 1930.

Most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, but Clay Center Municipal Airport is CYW to the FAA and has no IATA code.


The airport covers 158 acres (64 ha); its one runway (17/35) is 4,199 x 75 ft (1,280 x 23 m) asphalt. In the year ending September 26, 2016 the airport had 31,000 aircraft operations, average 85 per day: 71% general aviation and 29% military. 15 single-engine aircraft were then based at the airport.[2]


  1. ^ a b FAA Airport Master Record for CYW (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2018-03-29
  2. ^ "Clay Center Municipal Airport". Retrieved 8 April 2018.

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