Laurel Airport (Delaware)

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Laurel Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Dest Inc.
Serves Laurel, Delaware
Elevation AMSL 30 ft / 9 m
Coordinates 38°32′32″N 075°35′40″W / 38.54222°N 75.59444°W / 38.54222; -75.59444
N06 is located in Delaware
N06 is located in the US
Location of airport in Delaware/United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
15/33 3,175 968 Turf
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations 7,750

Laurel Airport (FAA LID: N06) is a public-use airport located one nautical mile (2 km) southwest of the central business district of Laurel, a city in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. It is privately owned by Dest Inc.[1]

It is currently referred to as Laurel Airport by both the Federal Aviation Administration[1] and Delaware Department of Transportation.[2] However, it had been renamed Western Sussex Airport-Booth Field by a prior owner known as Aerospace House Inc.[3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Laurel Airport covers an area of 88 acres (36 ha) at an elevation of 30 feet (9 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 15/33, with a turf surface measuring 3,175 by 270 ft (968 x 82 m). For the 12-month period ending July 26, 2005, the airport had 7,750 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 21 per day.[1] The airport also offers a Skydiving program; Skydive Delmarva.


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