Scott Municipal Airport

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Scott Municipal Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Scott County
Serves Oneida, Tennessee
Location Big South Fork Airpark
Elevation AMSL 1,545 ft / 471 m
Coordinates 36°27′20″N 084°35′08″W / 36.45556°N 84.58556°W / 36.45556; -84.58556
KSCX is located in Tennessee
Location of airport in Tennessee
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 5,502 1,677 Asphalt
Statistics (2004)
Aircraft operations 11,000
Based aircraft 23

Scott Municipal Airport (ICAO: KSCX, FAA LID: SCX) is a public-use airport located four nautical miles (7 km) southwest of the central business district of Oneida, a city in Scott County, Tennessee, United States. The airport is owned by Scott County.[1] It is located adjacent to the Big South Fork Airpark, a gated community and residential airpark.[2]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned SCX by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA[3] (which assigned SCX to Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico[4]).

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Scott Municipal Airport covers an area of 144 acres (58 ha) at an elevation of 1,545 feet (471 m) above mean sea level. It has one asphalt paved runway designated 5/23 which measures 5,502 by 75 feet (1,677 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending October 6, 2004, the airport had 11,000 aircraft operations, an average of 30 per day: 91% general aviation, 5% air taxi and 5% military. At that time there were 23 aircraft based at this airport: 57% single-engine, 39% multi-engine and 4% ultralight.[1]


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