Ruleville-Drew Airport

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Ruleville-Drew Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Cities of Ruleville and Drew
Serves Drew & Ruleville, Mississippi
Elevation AMSL 137 ft / 42 m
Coordinates 33°46′35″N 090°31′30″W / 33.77639°N 90.52500°W / 33.77639; -90.52500Coordinates: 33°46′35″N 090°31′30″W / 33.77639°N 90.52500°W / 33.77639; -90.52500
Map
M37 is located in Mississippi
M37
M37
Location of airport in Mississippi
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 3,000 914 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Aircraft operations 10,400
Based aircraft 5

Ruleville-Drew Airport (FAA LID: M37) is a public use airport in Sunflower County, Mississippi, United States.[1] Jointly operated by the cities of Drew and Ruleville,[1][2] it is located two nautical miles (4 km) south of Drew,[1] and north of Ruleville.

This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[3] In 2010 the airport received a $88,997 Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Program grant to rehabilitate the airport beacon and to fund the installation of a water system.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Ruleville-Drew Airport covers an area of 55 acres (22 ha) at an elevation of 137 feet (42 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 18/36 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,000 by 60 feet (914 x 18 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending February 7, 2012, the airport had 10,400 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 28 per day. At that time there were five single-engine aircraft based at this airport.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f FAA Airport Master Record for M37 (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Poplarville, Hattiesburg among airports receiving grants." WDAM. March 12, 2010. Retrieved on September 23, 2010.
  3. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.  External link in |work= (help)

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