Tuscola Airport

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Tuscola Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Tuscola Airport Improvement Ltd.
Serves Tuscola, Illinois
Elevation AMSL 665 ft / 203 m
Coordinates 39°46′51″N 088°18′22″W / 39.78083°N 88.30611°W / 39.78083; -88.30611Coordinates: 39°46′51″N 088°18′22″W / 39.78083°N 88.30611°W / 39.78083; -88.30611
K96 is located in Illinois
Location of airport in Illinois
K96 is located in the US
K96 (the US)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 2,660 811 Paved
Statistics (2008)
Aircraft operations 8,700
Based aircraft 12

Tuscola Airport (FAA LID: K96) is a privately owned public use airport located two nautical miles (3.7 km) southwest of the central business district of Tuscola, a city in Douglas County, Illinois, United States.[1]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Tuscola Airport covers an area of 12 acres (4.9 ha) at an elevation of 665 feet (203 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 9/27 with a gravel surface measuring 2,660 by 30 feet (811 x 9 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending May 31, 2008, the airport had 8,700 aircraft operations, an average of 23 per day: 98% general aviation and 2% air taxi. At that time there were 12 aircraft based at this airport: 58% single-engine and 42% ultralight.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for K96 (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. effective 29 July 2010.

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