Lone Pine Airport

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Lone Pine Airport
Lone Pine Airport - California.jpg
2006 USGS airphoto
Summary
Airport type Public
Location Lone Pine, California
Elevation AMSL 3,680 ft / 1,122 m
Coordinates 36°35′17.760″N 118°03′07.31″W / 36.58826667°N 118.0520306°W / 36.58826667; -118.0520306Coordinates: 36°35′17.760″N 118°03′07.31″W / 36.58826667°N 118.0520306°W / 36.58826667; -118.0520306
Map
O26 is located in California
O26
O26
Location of Lone Pine Airport
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
16/34 4,000 1,219 Asphalt
13G/31G 2,400 732 Dirt

Lone Pine Airport (FAA LID: O26) is a public airport located one mile (1.6 km) southeast of Lone Pine (Geographic coordinates N36-35.30; W118-03.12) serving Inyo County, California, USA. The airport has two runways and is mostly used for general aviation. Charts: San Francisc; L5.

UNICOM/CTAF Frequency: 122.8

Facilities[edit]

Lone Pine Airport has two runways:

  • Runway 16/34: 4,000 x 60 ft (1,219 x 18 m). Surface: Asphalt
  • Runway 13/31: 2,400 x 100 ft (732 x 30 m). Surface: Dirt

World War II[edit]

During World War II, the airport was used as a contract flying school by the United States Army Air Forces. The contract flying school operated between 1942 and 1944. The school also controlled several auxiliary airfields:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from the Air Force Historical Research Agency website http://www.afhra.af.mil/.

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