Gatesville Municipal Airport

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Gatesville Municipal Airport
(formerly City-County Airport)
Airport type Public
Owner City of Gatesville
Location Gatesville, Texas
Elevation AMSL 905 ft / 276 m
Coordinates 31°25′17″N 097°47′49″W / 31.42139°N 97.79694°W / 31.42139; -97.79694Coordinates: 31°25′17″N 097°47′49″W / 31.42139°N 97.79694°W / 31.42139; -97.79694
GOP is located in Texas
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 3,400 1,036 Asphalt
Statistics (2003)
Aircraft operations 4,200

Gatesville Municipal Airport (ICAO: KGOPFAA LID: GOP) is a public airport located three miles (5 km) west of the central business district of Gatesville, a city in Coryell County, Texas, United States. This general aviation airport is owned by the City of Gatesville.[1] It was formerly known as City-County Airport, at which time it was co-owned by Coryell County.

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, Gatesville Municipal Airport is assigned GOP (formerly 05F) by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA (which assigned GOP to Gorakhpur Airport in Gorakhpur, India). [2] [3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Gatesville Municipal Airport covers an area of 51 acres (21 ha) which contains one Asphalt paved runway, 17/35, measuring 3,400 x 60 ft (1,036 x 18 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending February 19, 2003, the airport had 4,200 aircraft operations, 100% of which were general aviation.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for GOP (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-07-05
  2. ^ Great Circle Mapper: KGOP - Gatesville, Texas (Gatesville Municipal Airport)
  3. ^ Great Circle Mapper: GOP / VEGK - Gorakhpur, India

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