Tonopah Airport

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For the World War II use of this facility, see Tonopah Army Air Field.
Tonopah Airport
Tonopah-5sep99.jpg
USGS aerial image, 1999
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Nye County
Serves Tonopah, Nevada
Elevation AMSL 5,430 ft / 1,655 m
Coordinates 38°03′37″N 117°05′12″W / 38.06028°N 117.08667°W / 38.06028; -117.08667
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
15/33 7,161 2,183 Asphalt
11/29 6,196 1,889 Asphalt
Statistics (2009)
Aircraft operations 12,727
Based aircraft 6

Tonopah Airport (IATA: TPHICAO: KTPHFAA LID: TPH) is a county owned, public use airport located seven nautical miles (13 km) east of the central business district of Tonopah, in Nye County, Nevada, United States.[1]

Tonopah Airport

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Tonopah Airport covers an area of 3,820 acres (1,550 ha) at an elevation of 5,430 feet (1,655 m) above mean sea level. It has two asphalt paved runways: 15/33 is 7,161 by 80 feet (2,183 x 24 m) and 11/29 is 6,196 by 50 feet (1,889 x 15 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending November 30, 2009, the airport had 12,727 aircraft operations, an average of 34 per day: 74% general aviation, 25% air taxi, and 2% military. At that time six aircraft were based here: 5 single-engine and 1 helicopter.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for TPH (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective July 29, 2010.

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