Turlock Municipal Airport

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Turlock Municipal Airport

Ballico Air Force Auxiliary Field
Turlock Municipal Airport - California.jpg
2006 USGS airphoto
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorCity of Turlock
LocationTurlock, California
Elevation AMSL159 ft / 48.5 m
Coordinates37°29′15″N 120°41′49″W / 37.48750°N 120.69694°W / 37.48750; -120.69694Coordinates: 37°29′15″N 120°41′49″W / 37.48750°N 120.69694°W / 37.48750; -120.69694
Map
O15 is located in California
O15
O15
Location of Turlock Municipal Airport
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
12/30 2,985 910 Asphalt

Turlock Municipal Airport (FAA LID: O15) is a public airport located eight miles (13 km) east of Turlock, serving Stanislaus County, California, USA. This general aviation airport covers 320 acres (129 ha) and has one runway.

World War II[edit]

During World War II, the airport was designated as Ballico Air Force Auxiliary Field, and was an auxiliary training airfield for Merced Army Airfield, California.

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References[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from the Air Force Historical Research Agency website http://www.afhra.af.mil/.

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