Lorain County Regional Airport

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Lorain County Regional Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Lorain County Board of Commissioners
Serves Lorain / Elyria, Ohio
Location New Russia Township
Elevation AMSL 793 ft / 242 m
Coordinates 41°20′39.4″N 082°10′39.5″W / 41.344278°N 82.177639°W / 41.344278; -82.177639Coordinates: 41°20′39.4″N 082°10′39.5″W / 41.344278°N 82.177639°W / 41.344278; -82.177639
LPR is located in Ohio
LPR is located in the US
Location of airport in Ohio / United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
7/25 5,002 1,525 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations 42,610
Based aircraft 88

Lorain County Regional Airport (IATA: LPR[2]ICAO: KLPRFAA LID: LPR) is a public airport in Lorain County, Ohio,[1] owned by the Lorain County Board of Commissioners[1] and located in New Russia Township.[3] The airport is about 7 miles south of Lorain[1] and 5 miles southwest of Elyria.[4] The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a general aviation reliever airport.[5]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Lorain County Regional Airport covers 1,149 acres (465 ha) at an elevation of 793 feet (242 m) above mean sea level. It has one asphalt runway, 7/25, 5,002 by 100 feet (1,525 x 30 m).[1]

In the year ending August 11, 2010 the airport had 42,610 aircraft operations, average 116 per day: 82% general aviation, 18% air taxi, and <1% military. 88 aircraft were then based at the airport: 82% single-engine, 10% multi-engine, 6% helicopter, and 2% jet.[1]



  1. ^ a b c d e f FAA Airport Master Record for LPR (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "Lorain County Regional Airport (IATA: LPR)". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved December 19, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Lorain County Regional Airport". Lorain County. Retrieved December 19, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Distance and heading from Elyria (41°22'24"N 82°06'06"W) to LPR (41°20'39"N 82°10'39"W)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved December 19, 2012. 
  5. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.  External link in |work= (help)
  6. ^ "Wife: Pilot husband among 3 killed in Ohio crash". Associated Press. January 18, 2010. Archived from the original on January 28, 2010. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  7. ^ "NTSB: No Signs of Trouble in Fatal Plane Crash". Fox 8 News. Archived from the original on January 21, 2010. Retrieved January 25, 2010. 
  8. ^ "Pilot error caused plane crash that killed four". Lorain Morning Journal. 

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