San Gabriel Valley Airport

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San Gabriel Valley Airport
El monte airport.jpg
View facing northwest
Summary
OwnerLos Angeles County
OperatorAmerican Airports Corp.
ServesEl Monte, California
Elevation AMSL296 ft / 90 m
Coordinates34°05′10″N 118°02′05″W / 34.08611°N 118.03472°W / 34.08611; -118.03472Coordinates: 34°05′10″N 118°02′05″W / 34.08611°N 118.03472°W / 34.08611; -118.03472
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
1/19 3,995 1,218 Asphalt
Statistics
Aircraft operations (2018)89,307
Based aircraft (2020)104

San Gabriel Valley Airport (formerly El Monte Airport) (IATA: EMT, ICAO: KEMT, FAA LID: EMT) is a public airport 1 mile (1.6 km) north of El Monte, in Los Angeles County, California, United States. In November 2014 its name was changed from El Monte Airport to San Gabriel Valley Airport.[2]

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2019–2023 categorized it as a regional reliver general aviation facility.[3]

Facilities[edit]

The airport covers 103 acres (0.42 km2) at an elevation of 295.6 feet (90.1 m).[1] Its single runway, 1/19, is 3,995 by 75 feet (1,218 m × 23 m).

In 2018 the airport had 89,307 aircraft operations, average 245 per day: >99% general aviation, <1% air taxi, and <1% military. In June 2020, 104 aircraft were based at this airport: 96 single-engine, 17 multi-engine, and 5 helicopter.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Form 5010 for EMT PDF, effective June 18, 2020.
  2. ^ Day, Brian (November 16, 2014). "Airfield in El Monte christened as San Gabriel Valley Airport during air fair". Pasadena Star News. Retrieved November 16, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "NPIAS Report 2019-2023 Appendix A" (PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. October 3, 2018. p. 20. Archived (PDF) from the original on October 12, 2018. Retrieved July 10, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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