Goldfield Airport

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Goldfield Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerEsmeralda County
ServesGoldfield, Nevada
Elevation AMSL5,680 ft / 1,731 m
Coordinates37°43′21″N 117°14′11″W / 37.72250°N 117.23639°W / 37.72250; -117.23639Coordinates: 37°43′21″N 117°14′11″W / 37.72250°N 117.23639°W / 37.72250; -117.23639
ØL5 is located in Nevada
Location of airport in Nevada
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 3,150 960 Gravel
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations300

Goldfield Airport (FAA LID: 0L5) was a county-owned, public-use airport located 1 nautical mile (1.9 km; 1.2 mi) north of the central business district of Goldfield, the county seat of Esmeralda County, Nevada, United States.[1] The airport closed in 2007.[3]

Facilities and aircraft

Goldfield Airport covered an area of 145 acres (59 ha) at an elevation of 5,680 feet (1,731 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 17/35 with a gravel surface measuring 3,150 by 37 feet (960 x 11 m). For the 12-month period ending June 30, 2005, the airport had 300 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 25 per month: 92% local and 8% transient.[1]

See also


  1. ^ a b c "0L5 – Goldfield Airport". FAA data republished by AirNav. August 30, 2007. Archived from the original on September 30, 2007.
  2. ^ "Diagram of Goldfield Airport (0L5)" (PDF). Nevada DOT. July 2005. Archived from the original (PDF) on January 5, 2011.
  3. ^ "Goldfield Airport Problems Explored". The Mirror. May 17, 2007.

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