Payson Airport

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Payson Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Town of Payson
Location Payson, Arizona
Elevation AMSL 5,157 ft / 1,572 m
Coordinates 34°15′25″N 111°20′21″W / 34.25694°N 111.33917°W / 34.25694; -111.33917
Website http://www.paysonairport.com/
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 5,504 1,678 Asphalt
Helipads
Number Length Surface
ft m
H1 50 15 Concrete
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations 41,850
Based aircraft 41

Payson Airport (IATA: PJBICAO: KPANFAA LID: PAN) is a public airport located one mile (2 km) west of the central business district of Payson, a town in Gila County, Arizona, United States. The airport covers 80 acres and has one runway and one helipad.[1] It is mostly used for general aviation, and is host to a number of fire-fighting aircraft during the summer fire season.


Facilities and Aircraft[edit]

Facilities[edit]

Payson Airport covers an area of 80 acres (32 ha) which contains one asphalt paved runway, and one concrete helipad:

  • Runway 6/24 measuring 5,504 x 75  ft (1,678 x 23 m)
  • Helipad 1 (H1) measuring 50 x 50  ft (15 x 15 m)

The airport does not have an air traffic control tower.

For the period ending 27, April 2011, the airport had 41,245 operations at an average of 113 a day. 60% transient general aviation, 36% local general aviation, 4% air taxi and <1% military.[2]

Payson Aviation is the main provider of fixed-based operations. Payson Air also provides some services such as aircraft maintenance. They are the airport's only flight training school.

Aircraft[edit]

There are 35 aircraft based on the field. These aircraft include 30 single-engine, 3 multi-engine and 2 ultra-light gliders. [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b FAA Airport Master Record for PAN (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-07-05
  2. ^ "Payson Airport". AirNav. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Payson Airport Overview (Payson, AZ) [KPAN/PAN]". FlightAware. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 

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