Nogales International Airport

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Nogales International Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerSanta Cruz County
ServesNogales, Arizona
Elevation AMSL3,955 ft / 1,205 m
Coordinates31°25′04″N 110°50′52″W / 31.41778°N 110.84778°W / 31.41778; -110.84778
OLS is located in Arizona
OLS is located in the US
Direction Length Surface
ft m
3/21 7,199 2,194 Asphalt
Number Length Surface
ft m
H1 97 30 Concrete
Statistics (2008)
Aircraft operations35,600
Based aircraft22

Nogales International Airport (IATA: OLS, ICAO: KOLS, FAA LID: OLS) is a county-owned public-use airport located 8 miles (7.0 nmi; 13 km) northeast of the central business district of Nogales, a city in Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States.[1] It is also a port of entry into the United States. The airport is included in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013, which categorizes it as a general aviation facility.[2] It is not served by any commercial airlines as of June 2014.

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Nogales International Airport covers an area of 340 acres (140 ha) at an elevation of 3,955 feet (1,205 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 3/21 with an asphalt surface measuring is 7,199 by 100 feet (2,194 x 30 m). It also has one helipad designated H1 with a concrete surface measuring 97 by 97 feet (30 x 30 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending April 17, 2008, the airport had 35,600 aircraft operations, an average of 97 per day: 83% general aviation, 11% military and 6% air taxi. At that time there were 22 aircraft based at this airport: 73% single-engine and 27% multi-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for OLS (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 29 July 2010.
  2. ^ National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems Archived August 6, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. for 2009–2013: Appendix A: Part 1 (PDF, 1.33 MB) Archived August 6, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.. Federal Aviation Administration. Updated 15 October 2008.

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