St. Cloud Regional Airport

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St. Cloud Regional Airport
St. Cloud Regional Airport Logo.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of St. Cloud
ServesSt. Cloud, Minnesota
Elevation AMSL1,031 ft / 314 m
Coordinates45°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
Websitewww.StCloudAirport.com
Map
STC is located in Minnesota
STC
STC
Location of airport in Minnesota / United States
STC is located in the United States
STC
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STC (the United States)
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
13/31 7,000 2,134 Concrete
5/23 3,000 914 Asphalt
Statistics
Aircraft operations (2017)36,000 [1]
Based aircraft (2017)92

St. Cloud Regional Airport (IATA: STC, ICAO: KSTC, FAA LID: STC) is a city-owned, public-use airport in Sherburne County, Minnesota, United States.[2] 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.[2] The airport serves private, commercial, corporate, cargo and military operations. Mostly used for general aviation, it is also served by two commercial airlines.

This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017–2021, which categorized it as a primary commercial service airport. As per Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 20,161 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008, 14,294 enplanements in 2009, and 1,198 in 2010. 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. SkyWest Airlines, operating as United Express, operated flights from St. Cloud to Chicago O'Hare International Airport from May 2014 to April 2015. The flights were suspended due to "poor performance in the market."[3]

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.[2]

For the 12-month period ending September 30, 2015, the airport had 28,740 aircraft operations, an average of 79 per day: 84% general aviation, 13% military, 1% air taxi and 2% scheduled commercial. In January 2017, there were 92 aircraft based at this airport: 63 single-engine, 12 military, 13 jet, 3 multi-engine and 1 helicopter.[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Allegiant Air Seasonal: Phoenix/Mesa, Punta Gorda (FL)[4]
Sun Country Airlines Charter: Laughlin/Bullhead City

Statistics[edit]

Busiest Routes from STC
(Dec 2017 - Nov 2018)
[5]
Rank Airport Passengers Carriers
1 Phoenix/Mesa, AZ 14,440 Allegiant
2 Punta Gorda, FL 6,050 Allegiant

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.transtats.bts.gov/airports.asp?pn=1&Airport=STC&Airport_Name=St.%20Cloud,%20MN:%20St.%20Cloud%20Regional&carrier=FACTS
  2. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for STC (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective Jan 5, 2017.
  3. ^ "Airline to suspend Chicago flights in April". St. Cloud Times. St. Cloud Times. Retrieved 20 June 2017.
  4. ^ "Allegiant to add Florida flight this fall". St. Cloud Times. St. Cloud Times. Retrieved 20 June 2017.
  5. ^ Cloud, MN: St. Cloud Regional&carrier=FACTS "St Cloud Regional (STC) Summary Statistics" Check |url= value (help).

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