John F. Kennedy Memorial Airport

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John F. Kennedy Memorial Airport
Airport type Public
Owner City & County of Ashland
Serves Ashland, Wisconsin
Elevation AMSL 827 ft / 252 m
Coordinates 46°32′55″N 090°55′08″W / 46.54861°N 90.91889°W / 46.54861; -90.91889Coordinates: 46°32′55″N 090°55′08″W / 46.54861°N 90.91889°W / 46.54861; -90.91889
ASX is located in Wisconsin
ASX is located in the US
Location of airport in Wisconsin / United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
2/20 5,197 1,584 Asphalt
13/31 3,498 1,066 Asphalt
Aircraft operations (2016) 10,525
Based aircraft (2017) 25

John F. Kennedy Memorial Airport (IATA: ASXICAO: KASXFAA LID: ASX) is a city and county owned public use airport located two nautical miles (4 km) southwest of the central business district of Ashland, a city in Ashland County, Wisconsin, United States.[1] It is also known as JFK Memorial Airport.[1]

[1] It is included in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017–2021, in which it is categorized as a local general aviation facility.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

John F. Kennedy Memorial Airport covers an area of 511 acres (207 ha) at an elevation of 827 feet (252 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways with asphalt surfaces: 2/20 is 5,197 by 100 feet (1,584 x 30 m) with approved LOC and GPS approaches and 13/31 is 3,498 by 75 feet (1,066 x 23 m) with approved GPS approaches.[1]

For the 12-month period ending September 28, 2016, the airport had 10,525 aircraft operations, an average of 29 per day: 95% general aviation and 5% air taxi. In December 2017, there were 25 aircraft based at this airport: 21 single-engine, 1 multi-engine, 1 jet and 2 ultralights. [1]


  1. ^ a b c d e f FAA Airport Master Record for ASX (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. effective December 7, 2017.
  2. ^ "List of NPIAS Airports" (PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. 21 October 2016. Retrieved 23 November 2016. 

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