Melbourne Municipal Airport

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Melbourne Municipal Airport

John E. Miller Field
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Melbourne
ServesMelbourne, Arkansas
Elevation AMSL735 ft / 224 m
Coordinates36°04′16″N 091°49′48″W / 36.07111°N 91.83000°W / 36.07111; -91.83000Coordinates: 36°04′16″N 091°49′48″W / 36.07111°N 91.83000°W / 36.07111; -91.83000
42A is located in Arkansas
Location of airport in Arkansas
Direction Length Surface
ft m
3/21 4,002 1,220 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations7,520
Based aircraft11

Melbourne Municipal Airport (FAA LID: 42A), also known as John E. Miller Field, is a city-owned, public-use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) east of the central business district of Melbourne, a city in Izard County, Arkansas, United States.[1] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Melbourne Municipal - John E. Miller Field covers an area of 130 acres (53 ha) at an elevation of 735 feet (224 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 3/21 with an asphalt surface measuring 4,002 by 75 feet (1,220 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending July 31, 2011, the airport had 7,520 aircraft operations, an average of 20 per day: 99.7% general aviation and 0.3% military. At that time there were 11 aircraft based at this airport: 91% single-engine and 9% multi-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Form 5010 for 42A PDF. Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF, 2.03 MB) on September 27, 2012.

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