Ravensthorpe Airport

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Ravensthorpe Airport
Airport typePublic
OperatorShire of Ravensthorpe
LocationRavensthorpe, Western Australia
Elevation AMSL209 ft / 64 m
Coordinates33°47′50″S 120°12′29″E / 33.79722°S 120.20806°E / -33.79722; 120.20806Coordinates: 33°47′50″S 120°12′29″E / 33.79722°S 120.20806°E / -33.79722; 120.20806
YNRV is located in Western Australia
Location in Western Australia
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 1,680 5,512 Asphalt
14/32 1,200 3,937 Gravel
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart[1]

Ravensthorpe Airport (IATA: RVT, ICAO: YNRV) is an airport near Ravensthorpe, Western Australia. The airport is located 15 nautical miles (28 km; 17 mi) south[1] of Ravensthorpe and 19 km (12 mi) north of Hopetoun. The $5 million airport was opened on 5 December 2004, when the first flight landed. The airport is managed by the Shire of Ravensthorpe, and was built to support the local mines. The airport also received $17,000 in funds for security upgrades in 2005.[2]

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