Lee's Summit Municipal Airport

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Lee's Summit Municipal Airport
Airport type Public
Owner City of Lee's Summit
Serves Lee's Summit, Missouri
Elevation AMSL 1,004 ft / 306 m
Coordinates 38°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
LXT is located in the US
Location of airport in Missouri / United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 4,016 1,224 Concrete
11/29 3,800 1,158 Concrete
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations 50,543
Based aircraft 139

Lee's Summit Municipal Airport (ICAO: KLXTFAA 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 4,016 by 75 feet (1,224 x 23 m) and 11/29 is 3,800 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 Master Record for LXT (Form 5010 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.  External link in |work= (help)
  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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