Rosaschi Air Park

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Rosaschi Air Park
Airport typePublic
OwnerU.S. Bureau of Land Management
ServesSmith, Nevada
Elevation AMSL4,809 ft / 1,466 m
Coordinates38°50′22″N 119°20′18″W / 38.83944°N 119.33833°W / 38.83944; -119.33833Coordinates: 38°50′22″N 119°20′18″W / 38.83944°N 119.33833°W / 38.83944; -119.33833
N59 is located in Nevada
Location of airport in Nevada
Direction Length Surface
ft m
7/25 4,800 1,463 Asphalt
17/35 3,700 1,128 Dirt
Statistics (2009)
Aircraft operations5,840
Based aircraft10

Rosaschi Air Park (FAA LID: N59) is a public use airport owned by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and located two nautical miles (4 km) north of the central business district of Smith, in Lyon County, Nevada, United States.[1]

Facilities and aircraft

Rosaschi Air Park covers an area of 482 acres (195 ha) at an elevation of 4,809 feet (1,466 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 7/25 is 4,800 by 32 feet (1,463 x 10 m) with an asphalt surface and 17/35 is 3,700 by 64 feet (1,128 x 20 m) with a dirt surface.[1]

For the 12-month period ending June 30, 2009, the airport had 5,840 aircraft operations, an average of 16 per day: 99.7% general aviation and 0.3% military. At that time 10 aircraft were based here: 70% single-engine, 20% ultralight, and 10% multi-engine.[1]

See also


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Form 5010 for N59 PDF. Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.

External links

  • "Diagram of Rosaschi Airpark (N59)" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-07-29. from Nevada DOT
  • Aerial image as of September 1999 from USGS The National Map
  • Resources for this airport: