Parker Carson STOLport

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Parker Carson Airport
Airport type Public use
Owner Steve Ryckebosch
Serves Carson City, Nevada
Elevation AMSL 4,939 ft / 1,505 m
Coordinates 39°12′06″N 119°41′00″W / 39.20167°N 119.68333°W / 39.20167; -119.68333Coordinates: 39°12′06″N 119°41′00″W / 39.20167°N 119.68333°W / 39.20167; -119.68333
2Q5 is located in Nevada
Location of airport in Nevada
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 815 248 Gravel
Statistics (2000)
Aircraft operations 1,500
Based aircraft 5

Parker Carson Airport (FAA LID: 2Q5) is a privately owned, public use airport located five nautical miles (6 mi, 9 km) east of the central business district of Carson City, Nevada, United States.[1] It was formerly known as Parker Carson STOLport.[2][3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Parker Carson Airport covers an area of 14 acres (6 ha) at an elevation of 4,939 feet (1,505 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 6/24 with a gravel surface measuring 815 by 40 feet (248 x 12 m).[1] This runway was formerly 1,700 feet (518 m) in length.[2][3]

For the 12-month period ending June 12, 2000, the airport had 1,500 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 125 per month. At that time there were 5 aircraft based at this airport: 60% ultralight and 40% single-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for 2Q5 (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Airport diagram for Parker Carson STOLport (2Q5)" (PDF). Nevada Department of Transportation. October 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on January 5, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "2Q5 – Parker Carson STOLport". FAA data republished by AirNav. May 7, 2009. Archived from the original on June 15, 2009. 

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