Mankato Regional Airport

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Mankato Regional Airport
Airport type Public
Owner City of Mankato
Location Mankato, Minnesota
Elevation AMSL 1,020 ft / 311 m
Coordinates 44°13′18″N 093°55′07″W / 44.22167°N 93.91861°W / 44.22167; -93.91861
MKT is located in Minnesota
MKT is located in the US
Location of airport in Minnesota / United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
15/33 6,600 2,012 Concrete
4/22 4,000 1,219 Asphalt
Aircraft operations (2015) 119,320
Based aircraft (2017) 74

Mankato Regional Airport (IATA: MKTICAO: KMKTFAA LID: MKT) is a public airport located five miles (8 km) northeast of the central business district of Mankato, a city in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States. This airport is publicly owned by the city of Mankato.[1] The airport is home to Northstar Aviation (FBO) and Minnesota State University's flight training program.

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Mankato Regional Airport covers an area of 900 acres (360 ha) and contains two runways:[1]

  • Runway 4/22: 4,000 x 75 ft (1,219 x 23 m), Surface: Asphalt
  • Runway 15/33: 6,600 x 100 ft (2,012 x 30 m), Surface: Concrete (Expanded from 5,400 feet (1,600 m) in 2007)

For the 12-month period ending July 31, 2015 the airport had 119,320 aircraft operations, an average of 327 per day: 97% general aviation, 3% air taxi and less than 1% military.[1] In March 2017, there were 74 aircraft based at this airport: 56 single-engine, 13 multi-engine, 2 jet, 2 helicopter and 1 ultralight.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for MKT (Form 5010 PDF), effective Mar 30, 2017.

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