Hanford Municipal Airport
|Hanford Municipal Airport|
|Owner||City of Hanford|
|Elevation AMSL||244 ft / 74 m|
Hanford Municipal Airport (ICAO: KHJO, FAA LID: HJO), formerly O18, is a public airport located one mile (1.6 km) southeast of the central business district of Hanford, a city in Kings County, California, United States. It is owned by the City of Hanford.
Facilities and aircraft
For the 12-month period ending March 29, 2007, the airport had 28,500 aircraft operations, an average of 78 per day, all of which were general aviation. There are 75 aircraft based at this airport: 85% single engine and 15% multi-engine.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley Weather Forecast office is located at the airport since 1995. The doppler weather radar, part of NEXRAD, serves the southern Central Valley of California counties from Merced to the north, to Kern to the south.
- FAA Airport Master Record for HJO ( PDF), effective 2007-07-05
- Great Circle Mapper: KHJO - Hanford, California (Hanford Municipal Airport)
- National Weather Service. "National Weather Service San Joaquin Valley History". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved 5 June 2012.