Red Oak Municipal Airport

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Red Oak Municipal Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Red Oak
ServesRed Oak, Iowa
Elevation AMSL1,045 ft / 319 m
Coordinates41°00′39″N 095°15′32″W / 41.01083°N 95.25889°W / 41.01083; -95.25889
RDK is located in Iowa
Location of airport in Iowa/United States
RDK is located in the United States
RDK (the United States)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 5,100 1,554 Concrete
17/35 2,901 884 Concrete
13/31 2,050 625 Turf
Statistics (2007)
Aircraft operations11,550
Based aircraft34

Red Oak Municipal Airport (ICAO: KRDK, FAA LID: RDK) is a city-owned public-use airport located two nautical miles (3.7 km) west of the central business district of Red Oak, a city in Montgomery County, Iowa, United States.[1] According to the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013, it is categorized as a general aviation facility.[2]

Although many U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this facility is assigned RDK by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA.[3]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Red Oak Municipal Airport covers an area of 202 acres (82 ha) at an elevation of 1,045 feet (319 m) above mean sea level. It has three concrete paved runways: 5/23 is 5,100 by 75 feet (1,554 x 23 m) and 17/35 is 2,901 by 60 feet (884 x 18 m). It also has a turf runway designated 13/31 which is 2,050 by 210 feet (625 x 64 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending August 8, 2007, the airport had 11,550 general aviationaircraft operations, an average of 31 per day. At that time there were 34 aircraft based at this airport: 79% single-engine, 3% multi-engine and 18% ultralight.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for RDK (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 3 June 2010.
  2. ^ National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013: Appendix A: Part 2 (PDF, 1.04 MB). Federal Aviation Administration. Updated 15 October 2008.
  3. ^ "Red Oak, Iowa (ICAO: KRDK, FAA: RDK)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved 18 June 2010.

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