Macomb Municipal Airport

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Macomb Municipal Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerMacomb Airport Authority
LocationMacomb, Illinois
Elevation AMSL707 ft / 215 m
Coordinates40°31′11.0″N 090°39′21.9″W / 40.519722°N 90.656083°W / 40.519722; -90.656083Coordinates: 40°31′11.0″N 090°39′21.9″W / 40.519722°N 90.656083°W / 40.519722; -90.656083
MQB is located in Illinois
Location of airport in Illinois
MQB is located in the United States
MQB (the United States)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 5,100 1,554 Asphalt
18/36 3,719 1,134 Turf
Statistics (2006)
Aircraft operations9,000
Based aircraft31

Macomb Municipal Airport (IATA: MQB, ICAO: KMQB, FAA LID: MQB) is a public airport located three statute miles (5 km) north of the central business district of Macomb, a city in McDonough County, Illinois, United States. It is owned by the Macomb Airport Authority.[1]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Macomb Municipal Airport covers an area of 360 acres (150 ha) which contains two runways: 9/27 with an asphalt pavement measuring 5,100 by 100 ft (1,554 by 30 m) and 18/36 with a turf surface measuring 3,719 by 190 ft (1,134 by 58 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2006, the airport had 9,000 aircraft operations, an average of 24 per day: 72% general aviation and 28% air taxi. There are 31 aircraft based at this airport: 77% single-engine and 23% multi-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for MQB (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-10-25

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