Saginaw County H.W. Browne Airport

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Saginaw County Harry W. Browne Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Saginaw County, Michigan
Serves Saginaw, Michigan
Location Buena Vista Charter Township, Michigan
Elevation AMSL 601 ft / 183 m
Coordinates 43°26′0.3″N 083°51′44.4″W / 43.433417°N 83.862333°W / 43.433417; -83.862333
HYX is located in Michigan
HYX is located in the US
Location of airport in Michigan/United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 2,951 899 Asphalt
9/27 5,000 1,524 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations 8,000
Based aircraft 66

Saginaw County H.W. Browne Airport (IATA: HYXICAO: KHYXFAA LID: HYX), is a county-owned, public-use airport located in Buena Vista Township, east of Saginaw, in Saginaw County, Michigan, United States.[1] It is included in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017–2021, in which it is categorized as a local general aviation facility.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

H.W. Browne Airport covers an area of 293 acres (119 ha) at an elevation of 601 feet (183 m) above mean sea level. It has two asphalt paved runways: 9/27 is 5,000 by 100 feet (1,524 x 30 m) and 5/23 is 2,951 by 60 feet (899 x 18 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2010, the airport had 8,000 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 22 per day. At that time there were 66 aircraft based at this airport: 88% single-engine, 2% multi-engine, 2% jet, and 9% helicopter.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d Federal Aviation Administration,, Effective 18 November 2010.
  2. ^ "List of NPIAS Airports" (PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. 21 October 2016. Retrieved 25 November 2016. 

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