Columbus-Lowndes County Airport

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Columbus-Lowndes County Airport
Airport type Public
Owner City of Columbus & Lowndes County
Serves Columbus, Mississippi
Elevation AMSL 188 ft / 57 m
Coordinates 33°27′55″N 088°22′49″W / 33.46528°N 88.38028°W / 33.46528; -88.38028Coordinates: 33°27′55″N 088°22′49″W / 33.46528°N 88.38028°W / 33.46528; -88.38028
UBS is located in Mississippi
Location of airport in Mississippi
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 4,500 1,372 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Aircraft operations 13,200
Based aircraft 24

Columbus-Lowndes County Airport (IATA: UBS[2]ICAO: KUBSFAA LID: UBS) is a public use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) southeast of the central business district of Columbus, a city in Lowndes County, Mississippi, United States.[1] It is owned by the City of Columbus and Lowndes County.[1]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Columbus-Lowndes County Airport covers an area of 215 acres (87 ha) at an elevation of 188 feet (57 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 18/36 with an asphalt surface measuring 4,500 by 100 feet (1,372 x 30 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending January 18, 2012, the airport had 13,200 aircraft operations, an average of 36 per day: 96% general aviation, 2% air taxi, and 2% military. At that time there were 24 aircraft based at this airport: 71% single-engine, 12.5% multi-engine, 12.5% ultralight, and 4% glider.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for UBS (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (UBS – City: Columbus, Airport: Lowndes County)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved September 30, 2014. 

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