Maury County Airport

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Maury County Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Maury County Regional Airport Authority
Serves Columbia / Mount Pleasant, Tennessee
Location Mount Pleasant, Tennessee
Elevation AMSL 681 ft / 208 m
Coordinates 35°33′16″N 087°10′45″W / 35.55444°N 87.17917°W / 35.55444; -87.17917
MRC is located in Tennessee
Location of airport in Tennessee
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 6,000 1,829 Asphalt
17/35 1,811 552 Turf
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations 28,900
Based aircraft 23

Maury County Airport (IATA: MRCICAO: KMRCFAA LID: MRC) is a county-owned public-use airport in Maury County, Tennessee, United States. It is located 2 nautical miles (3.7 km; 2.3 mi) northeast of the central business district of Mount Pleasant, Tennessee[1] and 8 nautical miles (15 km; 9.2 mi) southwest of Columbia, Tennessee.[2]

This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation airport.[3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Maury County Airport covers an area of 188 acres (76 ha) at an elevation of 681 feet (208 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 6/24 is 6,000 by 100 feet (1,829 x 30 m) with an asphalt pavement and 17/35 is 1,811 by 150 feet (552 x 46 m) with a turf surface.[1]

For the 12-month period ending June 29, 2010, the airport had 28,900 aircraft operations, an average of 79 per day: 78% general aviation, 19% air taxi, and 3% military. At that time there were 23 aircraft based at this airport: 65% single-engine, 26% multi-engine, 4% jet, and 4% helicopter.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for MRC (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective August 25, 2011.
  2. ^ "Distance and heading from Columbia, TN (35°36'54"N 87°02'40"W) to MRC (35°33'16"N 87°10'45"W)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved May 7, 2012. 
  3. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A (PDF, 2.03 MB)" (PDF). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.  External link in |work= (help)

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