Lee's Summit Municipal Airport

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Lee's Summit Municipal Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Lee's Summit
ServesLee's Summit, Missouri
Elevation AMSL1,004 ft / 306 m
Coordinates38°57′35″N 094°22′17″W / 38.95972°N 94.37139°W / 38.95972; -94.37139Coordinates: 38°57′35″N 094°22′17″W / 38.95972°N 94.37139°W / 38.95972; -94.37139
LXT is located in Missouri
Location of airport in Missouri / United States
LXT is located in the United States
LXT (the United States)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 5,001 1,524 Concrete
11/29 4,000 1,219 Concrete
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations50,543
Based aircraft139

Lee's Summit Municipal Airport (ICAO: KLXT, FAA LID: LXT) is a public use airport in Jackson County, Missouri, United States.[1] It is owned by the City of Lee's Summit and is located three nautical miles (6 km) north of its central business district.[1] This facility is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems, which categorized it as a general aviation reliever airport.[2]

Although many U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned LXT by the FAA[1] but has no designation from the IATA.[3][4]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Lee's Summit Municipal Airport covers an area of 433 acres (175 ha) at an elevation of 1,004 feet (306 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways with concrete surfaces: 18/36 is 5,501 by 100 feet (1,677 x 23 m) and 11/29 is 4,000 by 75 feet (1,158 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2011, the airport had 50,543 aircraft operations, an average of 138 per day: 96% general aviation, 3% air taxi, and 1% military. At that time there were 139 aircraft based at this airport: 89% single-engine, 9% multi-engine, 1% jet, and 1% helicopter.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f FAA Airport Form 5010 for LXT PDF. Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF, 2.03 MB) on September 27, 2012.
  3. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (LXT)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved March 14, 2014.
  4. ^ "Lee's Summit Municipal Airport (IATA: none, ICAO: KLXT, FAA: LXT)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved March 14, 2014.

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