Newark–Heath Airport

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Coordinates: 40°01′29″N 082°27′43″W / 40.02472°N 82.46194°W / 40.02472; -82.46194

Newark–Heath Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Licking County Regional Airport Authority
Serves Newark, Ohio
Location Heath, Ohio
Elevation AMSL 884 ft / 269 m
VTA is located in Ohio
VTA is located in the US
Location of airport in Ohio/United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 4,649 1,417 Asphalt
Statistics (2007)
Aircraft operations 12,457

Newark–Heath Airport (ICAO: KVTAFAA LID: VTA) is a public airport located in Heath, Ohio. It is three miles (5 km) southwest of the central business district of Newark, a city in Licking County, Ohio, United States. It is owned by the Licking County Regional Airport Authority.[1]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, Newark–Heath Airport is assigned VTA by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Newark–Heath Airport covers an area of 140 acres (57 ha) which contains one asphalt paved runway (9/27) measuring 4,649 x 75 ft (1,417 x 23 m) For the 12-month period ending March 20, 2007, the airport had 12,457 aircraft operations, an average of 34 per day: 99% general aviation, <1% military and <1% air taxi.[1]


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for VTA (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-10-25
  2. ^ Great Circle Mapper: KVTA – Newark, Ohio (Newark–Heath Airport)

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