Kickapoo Downtown Airport

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Kickapoo Downtown Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner City of Wichita Falls
Serves Wichita Falls, Texas
Elevation AMSL 1,003 ft / 306 m
Coordinates 33°51′38″N 098°29′25″W / 33.86056°N 98.49028°W / 33.86056; -98.49028
Map
CWC is located in Texas
CWC
CWC
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 4,450 1,356 Concrete
Statistics (2008)
Aircraft operations 22,400
Based aircraft 76

Kickapoo Downtown Airport (IATA: KIPICAO: KCWCFAA LID: CWC, formerly T47) is a city-owned public use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) south of the central business district of Wichita Falls, a city in Wichita County, Texas, United States.[1]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned CWC by the FAA and KIP by the IATA[2] (which assigned CWC to Chernovtsy Airport in Chernovtsy, Ukraine).[3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Kickapoo Downtown Airport covers an area of 149 acres (60 ha) at an elevation of 1,003 feet (306 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 17/35 with a concrete surface measuring 4,450 by 75 feet (1,356 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending August 12, 2008, the airport had 22,400 aircraft operations, an average of 61 per day: 99% general aviation and 1% air taxi. At that time there were 76 aircraft based at this airport: 64% single-engine, 29% multi-engine, 4% jet and 3% helicopter.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for CWC (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective July 2, 2009.
  2. ^ Great Circle Mapper: KIP / KCWC - Wichita Falls, Texas - Kickapoo Downtown Airport
  3. ^ Aviation Safety Network: CWC / UKLN - Chernovtsy Airport, Ukraine

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