Miller Municipal Airport

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Miller Municipal Airport
Summary
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Miller
ServesMiller, South Dakota
Elevation AMSL1,570 ft / 479 m
Coordinates44°31′31″N 098°57′29″W / 44.52528°N 98.95806°W / 44.52528; -98.95806Coordinates: 44°31′31″N 098°57′29″W / 44.52528°N 98.95806°W / 44.52528; -98.95806
Map
MKA is located in South Dakota
MKA
MKA
Location of airport in South Dakota
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
15/33 3,600 1,097 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Aircraft operations7,980
Based aircraft11

Miller Municipal Airport (ICAO: KMKA, FAA LID: MKA) is a city-owned, public-use airport located two nautical miles (4 km) east of the central business district of Miller, a city in Hand County, South Dakota, 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]

Although many U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned MKA by the FAA[1] but has no designation from the IATA[3] (which assigned MKA to Marianske Lazne Airport in Marianske Lazne, Czech Republic).[4][5]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Miller Municipal Airport covers an area of 252 acres (102 ha) at an elevation of 1,570 feet (479 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 15/33 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,600 by 60 feet (1,097 x 18 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending April 19, 2012, the airport had 7,980 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 21 per day. At that time there were 11 aircraft based at this airport: 91% single-engine and 9% multi-engine.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for MKA (Form 5010 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. External link in |work= (help)
  3. ^ "Miller Municipal Airport (IATA: none, ICAO: KMKA, FAA: MKA)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved June 9, 2013.
  4. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (MKA: Marianske Lazne)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved June 9, 2013.
  5. ^ "Mariánské Lázne Airport, Czech Republic (IATA: MKA, ICAO: LKMR)". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved June 9, 2013.

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