Union County Airport (South Carolina)

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Union County Airport
Troy Shelton Field
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Union County
Serves Union, South Carolina
Elevation AMSL 610 ft / 186 m
Coordinates 34°41′13″N 081°38′28″W / 34.68694°N 81.64111°W / 34.68694; -81.64111Coordinates: 34°41′13″N 081°38′28″W / 34.68694°N 81.64111°W / 34.68694; -81.64111
Map
35A is located in South Carolina
35A
35A
Location of airport in South Carolina
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 3,508 1,069 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations 6,500
Based aircraft 18

Union County Airport (IATA: USC, FAA LID: 35A), also known as Troy Shelton Field, is a county owned, public use airport located one nautical mile (2 km) southwest of the central business district of Union, a city in Union County, South Carolina, United States.[1] It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[2]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

The airport covers an area of 64 acres (26 ha) at an elevation of 610 feet (186 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 5/23 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,508 by 60 feet (1,069 x 18 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending October 8, 2010, the airport had 6,500 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 17 per day. At that time there were 18 aircraft based at this airport: 94% single-engine and 6% multi-engine.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for 35A (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)

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