Creston Municipal Airport

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Creston Municipal Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Creston
ServesCreston, Iowa
Elevation AMSL1,300 ft / 396 m
Coordinates41°01′17″N 094°21′48″W / 41.02139°N 94.36333°W / 41.02139; -94.36333Coordinates: 41°01′17″N 094°21′48″W / 41.02139°N 94.36333°W / 41.02139; -94.36333
CSQ is located in Iowa
Location of airport in Iowa/United States
CSQ is located in the United States
CSQ (the United States)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
16/34 4,901 1,494 Asphalt
4/22 1,692 516 Turf
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations4,500
Based aircraft17

Creston Municipal Airport (IATA: CSQ[2], ICAO: KCSQ, FAA LID: CSQ) is a city-owned public-use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) south of the central business district of Creston, a city in Union County, Iowa, United States.[1] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Creston Municipal Airport covers an area of 360 acres (146 ha) at an elevation of 1,300 feet (396 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 16/34 is 4,901 by 75 feet (1,494 x 23 m) with an asphalt surface and 4/22 is 1,692 by 100 feet (516 x 30 m) with a turf surface.[1]

For the 12-month period ending September 16, 2010, the airport had 4,500 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 12 per day. At that time there were 17 aircraft based at this airport: 94% single-engine and 6% ultralight.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for CSQ (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (CSQ: Creston Municipal)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved August 4, 2013.
  3. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF, 2.03 MB) on 2012-09-27.

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