Falmouth Airpark

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For the airport that was named Falmouth Airport in the same town, see Coonamessett Airport.
Falmouth Airpark
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Falmouth Airpark Homeowners Assoc.
Serves Falmouth, Massachusetts
Elevation AMSL 43 ft / 13 m
Coordinates 41°35′08″N 070°32′25″W / 41.58556°N 70.54028°W / 41.58556; -70.54028Coordinates: 41°35′08″N 070°32′25″W / 41.58556°N 70.54028°W / 41.58556; -70.54028
Website www.FalmouthAirpark.net
Map
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5B6
5B6
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
7/25 2,298 700 Asphalt
Statistics (2007)
Aircraft operations 2,118
Based aircraft 52

Falmouth Airpark (FAA LID: 5B6) is a public-use airport and residential airpark located four miles (6 km) northeast of the central business district of Falmouth, in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. It is privately owned by Falmouth Airpark Homeowners Association.[1] The airport grew to superscede the Coonamessett_Airport which was located in close proximity to the Otis_Air_National_Guard_Base and closed in the 1960s. [2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Falmouth Airpark covers an area of 110 acres (45 ha) which contains one runway designated 7/25 with a 2,298 x 40 ft (700 x 12 m) asphalt pavement. For the 12-month period ending March 1, 2007, the airport had 2,118 aircraft operations, an average of 5 per day: 99% general aviation and 1% air taxi. At that time there were 52 aircraft based at this airport: 96% single-engine and 4% multi-engine.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for 5B6 (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-12-20
  2. ^ "Abandoned & Little-Known Airfields: Southeastern Massachusetts". Abandoned & Little-Known Airfields. 29 March 2011. Retrieved 22 June 2013. 

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