Person County Airport

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Person County Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Person County
Serves Roxboro, North Carolina
Location Timberlake, North Carolina
Elevation AMSL 609 ft / 186 m
Coordinates 36°17′05″N 078°59′05″W / 36.28472°N 78.98472°W / 36.28472; -78.98472
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 6,005 1,830 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Aircraft operations 34,750
Based aircraft 30

Person County Airport (ICAO: KTDFFAA LID: TDF) is a county-owned, public-use airport in Person County, North Carolina, United States.[1] It is located six nautical miles (11 km) south of the central business district of Roxboro.

According to the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013, it is a general aviation airport[2] (it had previously been a reliever airport[3]).

Although many U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned TDF by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA.[4]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Person County Airport covers an area of 218 acres (88 ha) at an elevation of 609 feet (186 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 6/24 with an asphalt surface measuring 6,005 by 100 feet (1,830 x 30 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending July 26, 2012, the airport had 34,750 aircraft operations, an average of 95 per day: 95% general aviation, 3% military and 2% air taxi. At that time there were 30 aircraft based at this airport: 82% single-engine and 18% multi-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for TDF (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 8 April 2010.
  2. ^ National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013: Appendix A: Part 4 (PDF, 1.61 MB). Federal Aviation Administration. Updated 15 October 2008.
  3. ^ National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2007–2011: Appendix A: Part 4 (PDF, 1.58 MB). Federal Aviation Administration. Updated 6 October 2006.
  4. ^ "Person County Airport (ICAO: KTDF, FAA: TDF)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved 16 April 2010. 

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