Independence Airport

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Independence Airport

Independence Air Force Auxiliary Field
Independence Airport - California.jpg
2006 USGS airphoto
Summary
Airport typePublic
LocationIndependence, California
Elevation AMSL3,900 ft / 1,189 m
Coordinates36°48′49.756″N 118°12′18.34″W / 36.81382111°N 118.2050944°W / 36.81382111; -118.2050944Coordinates: 36°48′49.756″N 118°12′18.34″W / 36.81382111°N 118.2050944°W / 36.81382111; -118.2050944
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2O7 is located in California
2O7
2O7
Location of Independence Airport
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 3,722 1,134 Asphalt
05/23 1,610 491 Dirt

Independence Airport (FAA LID: 2O7) is a public airport located one mile (1.6 km) north of Independence, serving Inyo County, California, USA. The airport has two runways and is mostly used for general aviation.

Facilities[edit]

Independence Airport has two runways:

  • Runway 14/32: 3,722 x 60 ft (1,134 x 18 m). Surface: Asphalt
  • Runway 05/23: 1,610 x 30 ft (491 x 9 m). Surface: Dirt

History[edit]

During World War II, the airport was used by the United States Army Air Forces as an auxiliary training airfield for the flying school at Lone Pine Airport, California.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from the Air Force Historical Research Agency website http://www.afhra.af.mil/.

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