McAlester Regional Airport

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Coordinates: 34°52′57″N 095°47′00″W / 34.88250°N 95.78333°W / 34.88250; -95.78333

McAlester Regional Airport
Airport type Public
Owner City of McAlester
Serves McAlester, Oklahoma
Elevation AMSL 770 ft / 235 m
Direction Length Surface
ft m
2/20 5,602 1,707 Concrete
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations 9,000
Based aircraft 45

McAlester Regional Airport (IATA: MLCICAO: KMLCFAA LID: MLC) is in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma, three miles (5 km) southwest of McAlester, which owns it.[1] The airport has no scheduled airline flights. Ground services are provided by Brenair Aviation Services.

The airport was fairly new in 1952 when Braniff and Central DC-3s stopped there; Braniff left in 1952-53 and Central/Frontier pulled out in 1978.


The airport covers 257 acres (104 ha); its one runway, 2/20, is 5,602 x 100 ft (1,707 x 30 m) concrete.[1]

In the year ending September 12, 2005 the airport had 9,000 aircraft operations, average 24 per day: 73% general aviation, 17% air taxi and 10% military. 45 aircraft are based at the airport: 89% single-engine, 9% multi-engine and 2% helicopter.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for MLC (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-12-20

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