St. Cloud Regional Airport

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St. Cloud Regional Airport
St. Cloud Regional Airport Logo.jpg
Airport type Public
Owner City of St. Cloud
Serves St. Cloud, Minnesota
Elevation AMSL 1,031 ft / 314 m
Coordinates 45°32′48″N 094°03′36″W / 45.54667°N 94.06000°W / 45.54667; -94.06000Coordinates: 45°32′48″N 094°03′36″W / 45.54667°N 94.06000°W / 45.54667; -94.06000
STC is located in Minnesota
Location of airport in Minnesota
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 7,000 2,134 Concrete
5/23 3,000 914 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations 34,510
Based aircraft 76

St. Cloud Regional Airport (IATA: STCICAO: KSTCFAA LID: STC) is a city owned, public use airport in Sherburne County, Minnesota, United States.[1] It is located four nautical miles (5 mi, 7 km) east of the central business district of the city of St. Cloud, which owns and operates the airport.[1] The airport serves private, commercial, corporate, cargo and military operations. Mostly used for general aviation, it is also served by one commercial airline.

This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a primary commercial service airport.[2] As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 20,161 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008,[3] 14,294 enplanements in 2009, and 1,198 in 2010.[4] Mesaba Airlines, operating flights for Delta Connection, ended service to Minneapolis/St. Paul on December 31, 2009. Allegiant Air began service to Phoenix on December 15, 2012.

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

St. Cloud Regional Airport covers an area of 1,414 acres (572 ha) at an elevation of 1,031 feet (314 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 13/31 is 7,000 by 150 feet (2,134 x 46 m) with a concrete surface and 5/23 is 3,000 by 75 feet (914 x 23 m) with an asphalt surface.[1]

For the 12-month period ending November 30, 2011, the airport had 34,510 aircraft operations, an average of 94 per day: 92.6% general aviation, 6.5% military, 0.9% air taxi, and <1% scheduled commercial. At that time there were 76 aircraft based at this airport: 73.7% single-engine, 15.8% military, 6.6% jet, 2.6% multi-engine, and 1.3% helicopter.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Allegiant Air Seasonal: Phoenix/Mesa
Sun Country Charter: Laughlin/Bullhead City


Busiest Routes from STC (Jun 2014 - May 2015)[5]
Rank Airport Passengers Carriers
1 Phoenix/Mesa, AZ 15,000 Allegiant
2 Chicago-O'Hare, IL 13,000 United Express
3 Laughlin/Bullhead City, AZ 2,000 Sun Country


  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for STC (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2008" (PDF, 1.0 MB). CY 2008 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. December 18, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Enplanements for CY 2010" (PDF, 189 KB). CY 2010 Passenger Boarding and All-Cargo Data. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2011. 
  5. ^ Cloud, MN: St. Cloud Regional&carrier=FACTS "St Cloud Regional (STC) Summary Statistics". 

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