Glasgow Industrial Airport

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Glasgow Industrial Airport
USGS aerial photo as of 11 August 1996
Airport type Private
Owner Montana Aviation Research Company
Location St. Marie, Valley County, near Glasgow, Montana
Elevation AMSL 2,762 ft / 842 m
Coordinates 48°25′16″N 106°31′40″W / 48.42111°N 106.52778°W / 48.42111; -106.52778
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 13,500 4,115 Concrete

Glasgow Industrial Airport (FAA LID: 07MT) is a private airport located 14 nautical miles (16 miles or 26 km) northeast of the central business district of Glasgow, a city in Valley County, Montana, United States.[1]

The airport is located on the site of the former Glasgow Air Force Base which was in operation from 1957 to 1968, then again from 1972 to 1976.[2]

The Boeing Company operates a Flight Test Facility at this airport, which is maintained and operated by the Montana Aviation Research Company (MARCO), a Boeing subsidiary.[3][4]


Glasgow Industrial Airport covers an area of 3,800 acres (1,500 ha) at an elevation of 2,762 feet (842 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 10/28 with 13,500 by 300 ft (4,115 x 91 m) concrete surface.[1]


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for 07MT (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2008-04-10
  2. ^ Glasgow AFB page at the Abandoned & Little-Known Airfields website
  3. ^ Boeing Technology Services - Flight Test Facility - Glasgow, Montana
  4. ^ Aviation Week and Space Technology, October 8, 2012, pp 44-45

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