Pickens County Airport (South Carolina)

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Pickens County Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerPickens County
ServesPickens, South Carolina
Elevation AMSL1,013 ft / 309 m
Coordinates34°48′36″N 082°42′10″W / 34.81000°N 82.70278°W / 34.81000; -82.70278
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 5,002 1,525 Asphalt
Statistics (2007)
Aircraft operations40,100
Based aircraft34

Pickens County Airport (IATA: LQK, ICAO: KLQK, FAA LID: LQK) is a county-owned public-use airport located four miles (6 km) south of the central business district of Pickens, in Pickens County, South Carolina, United States.[1]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Pickens County Airport covers an area of 270 acres (110 ha) and contains one runway designated 5/23 with a 5,002 x 100 ft (1,525 x 30 m) asphalt pavement. For the 12-month period ending May 24, 2007, the airport had 40,100 aircraft operations, an average of 109 per day: 97% general aviation, 2% air taxi and <1% military. At that time there were 34 aircraft based at this airport: 79% single-engine, 12% multi-engine, 3% helicopter, 6% ultralight.[1]


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for LQK (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-12-20

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