Fulton County Airport (Ohio)

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Fulton County Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Fulton County Commissioners
Serves Wauseon, Ohio
Elevation AMSL 781 ft / 238 m
Coordinates 41°36′36″N 084°07′38″W / 41.61000°N 84.12722°W / 41.61000; -84.12722Coordinates: 41°36′36″N 084°07′38″W / 41.61000°N 84.12722°W / 41.61000; -84.12722
USE is located in Ohio
Location of airport in Ohio
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 3,882 1,183 Asphalt
18/36 2,115 645 Asphalt/Turf
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations 21,123
Based aircraft 24

Fulton County Airport (ICAO: KUSEFAA LID: USE) is a public use airport located four nautical miles (5 mi, 7 km) north of the central business district of Wauseon, a city in Fulton County, Ohio, United States. It is owned by the Fulton County Commissioners.[1] This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[2]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned USE by the FAA,[1] but has no designation from the IATA.[3][4]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Fulton County Airport covers an area of 42 acres (17 ha) at an elevation of 781 feet (238 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 9/27 is 3,882 by 75 feet (1,183 x 23 m) with an asphalt surface and 18/36 is 2,115 by 75 feet (645 x 23 m) with an asphalt and turf surface.[1]

For the 12-month period ending June 21, 2010, the airport had 21,123 aircraft operations, an average of 57 per day: 98.6% general aviation, 1.3% air taxi, and 0.1% military. At that time there were 24 aircraft based at this airport: 83% single-engine, 13% ultralight, and 4% multi-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for USE (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.  External link in |work= (help)
  3. ^ "Fulton County Airport, Wauseon, Ohio (FAA: USE, ICAO: KUSE, IATA: none)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved November 18, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Airline and Airport Code Search". International Air Transport Association (IATA). Retrieved November 18, 2012. 

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