Grinnell Regional Airport

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Grinnell Regional Airport
Airport type Public
Owner City of Grinnell
Serves Grinnell, Iowa
Elevation AMSL 1,008 ft / 307 m
Coordinates 41°42′35″N 092°44′09″W / 41.70972°N 92.73583°W / 41.70972; -92.73583Coordinates: 41°42′35″N 092°44′09″W / 41.70972°N 92.73583°W / 41.70972; -92.73583
GGI is located in Iowa
Location of airport in Iowa / United States
GGI is located in the US
GGI (the US)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 5,200 1,585 Concrete
Aircraft operations (2016) 5,950
Based aircraft (2017) 14

Grinnell Regional Airport (ICAO: KGGI, FAA LID: GGI), known locally as Billy Robinson Field, is a city-owned public-use airport located one mile (2 km) south of the central business district of Grinnell, a city in Poweshiek County, Iowa, United States.[1] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017–2021, which categorized it as a local general aviation facility.[4]

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

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Grinnell Regional Airport covers an area of 115 acres (46.5 ha) at an elevation of 1008 feet (307 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway: 13/31 is 5,200 by 75 feet (1,585 x 23 m) with a grooved concrete surface, it also has approved precision instrument approaches.[1][3]

For the 12-month period ending September 27, 2016, the airport had 5,950 aircraft operations: all general aviation. In December 2017, there were 14 aircraft based at this airport: 13 single-engine and 1 multi-engine.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for GGI (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. effective December 7, 2017.
  2. ^ "KGGI - Grinnell Regional Airport". Retrieved 8 January 2017.
  3. ^ a b "Airport, Grinnell, IA - Official Website". Retrieved 5 February 2017.
  4. ^ "List of NPIAS Airports" (PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. 5 February 2017. Retrieved 23 November 2016.

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