Glasgow Municipal Airport

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Glasgow Municipal Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Glasgow Airport Board
Serves Glasgow, Kentucky
Elevation AMSL 716 ft / 218 m
Coordinates 37°01′54″N 085°57′14″W / 37.03167°N 85.95389°W / 37.03167; -85.95389
Direction Length Surface
ft m
7/25 5,301 1,616 Asphalt
Statistics (2006)
Aircraft operations 13,350
Based aircraft 30

Glasgow Municipal Airport (IATA: GLWICAO: KGLWFAA LID: GLW) is a public use airport located two nautical miles (3.7 km) northwest of the central business district of Glasgow, a city in Barren County, Kentucky, United States. It is owned by the Glasgow Airport Board.[1]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Glasgow Municipal Airport covers an area of 192 acres (78 ha) at an elevation of 716 feet (218 m) above mean sea level. It has one asphalt paved runway designated 7/25 which measures 5,301 by 100 feet (1,616 x 30 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending February 8, 2006, the airport had 13,350 aircraft operations, an average of 36 per day: 85% general aviation, 13% air taxi and 1% military. At that time there were 30 aircraft based at this airport: 77% single-engine, 17% multi-engine, 3% jet and 3% helicopter.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for GLW (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2009-07-02.

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