McMinnville Municipal Airport

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McMinnville Municipal Airport
Gulfstream IV MacORairport.jpg
Airport type Public
Owner City of McMinnville
Serves McMinnville, Oregon
Elevation AMSL 163 ft / 50 m
Coordinates 45°11′40″N 123°08′10″W / 45.19444°N 123.13611°W / 45.19444; -123.13611
Direction Length Surface
ft m
4/22 5,420 1,652 Asphalt
17/35 4,340 1,323 Asphalt
Statistics (2009)
Aircraft operations 63,500
Based aircraft 132

McMinnville Municipal Airport (ICAO: KMMVFAA LID: MMV) is a city-owned public-use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) southeast of the central business district of McMinnville, a city in Yamhill County, Oregon, United States.[1] According to the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013, it is categorized as a general aviation facility.[2]

McMinnville Municipal Airport location, on Oregon Route 18, serves as the home to Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum. The Museum is home to the Hughes H-4 Hercules or Spruce Goose.

Although many U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this facility is assigned MMV by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA.[3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

McMinnville Municipal Airport covers an area of 650 acres (260 ha) at an elevation of 163 feet (50 m) above mean sea level. It has two asphalt paved runways: 4/22 is 5,420 by 150 feet (1,652 x 46 m) and 17/35 is 4,340 by 75 feet (1,323 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending January 16, 2009, the airport had 63,500 aircraft operations, an average of 173 per day: 98% general aviation and 2% military. At that time there were 132 aircraft based at this airport: 66.7% single-engine, 8.3% multi-engine, 3.8% jet, 8.3% helicopter and 12.9% glider.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for MMV (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 3 June 2010.
  2. ^ National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013: Appendix A: Part 4 (PDF, 1.61 MB) Archived 2011-06-06 at the Wayback Machine.. Federal Aviation Administration. Updated 15 October 2008.
  3. ^ "McMinnville Municipal Airport (ICAO: KMMV, FAA: MMV)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved 18 June 2010. 

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