Cottage Grove State Airport
|Cottage Grove State Airport
Jim Wright Field
|Operator||Oregon Department of Aviation|
|Location||Cottage Grove, Oregon|
|Elevation AMSL||641 ft / 195 m|
Cottage Grove State Airport or Jim Wright Field (FAA LID: 61S), is a public airport serving small general aviation aircraft, located one mile (1.6 km) east of the city of Cottage Grove in Lane County, Oregon, USA.
On December 17, 2003 the airfield was named after Jim Wright, a local aviator and business man who painstakingly built a reproduction Hughes H-1 Racer. Wright perished in a tragic accident in the aircraft on August 4, 2003.
- Wright Machine Tools dedication to Jim Wright
- NTSB report on Jim Wright Accident
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