Union County Airport (Ohio)

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Union County Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Union County Airport Authority
Serves Marysville, Ohio
Elevation AMSL 1,021 ft / 311 m
Coordinates 40°13′29″N 083°21′06″W / 40.22472°N 83.35167°W / 40.22472; -83.35167Coordinates: 40°13′29″N 083°21′06″W / 40.22472°N 83.35167°W / 40.22472; -83.35167
MRT is located in Ohio
MRT is located in the US
Location of airport in Ohio/United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 4,218 1,286 Asphalt
Statistics (2012)
Aircraft operations 31,886
Based aircraft 45

Union County Airport (ICAO: KMRTFAA LID: MRT) is a public use airport in Union County, Ohio, United States.[1] It is owned by the Union County Airport Authority and located one nautical mile (2 km) southeast of the central business district of Marysville, Ohio.[1] This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[2]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned MRT by the FAA,[1] but has no designation from the IATA[3] (which assigned MRT to Moroak, Northern Territory, Australia).[4][5]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Union County Airport covers an area of 54 acres (22 ha) at an elevation of 1,021 feet (311 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 9/27 with an asphalt surface measuring 4,218 by 75 feet (1,286 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending June 5, 2012, the airport had 31,886 aircraft operations, an average of 87 per day: 88% general aviation, 10% military, and 2% air taxi. At that time there were 45 aircraft based at this airport: 89% single-engine, 4% multi-engine, 2% jet, 2% helicopter, and 2% ultralight.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e f FAA Airport Master Record for MRT (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.  External link in |work= (help)
  3. ^ "Union County Airport (FAA: MRT, ICAO: KMRT, IATA: none)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved December 18, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Moroak Airport, NT, Australia (IATA: MRT)". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved December 18, 2012. 
  5. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (MRT: Moroak)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved December 18, 2012. 

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