|Belfast Municipal Airport|
|Owner||City of Belfast|
|Elevation AMSL||885 ft / 270 m|
Belfast Municipal Airport is a public use airport in Waldo County, Maine, United States. It is owned by the City of Belfast and is located one nautical mile (1.85 km) southwest of the central business district. According to the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2007-2011, it is categorized as a reliever airport.
Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, this airport is assigned BST by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA (which assigned BST to Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan).
Facilities and aircraft
Belfast Municipal Airport covers an area of 320 acres (129 ha) at an elevation of 198 feet (60 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 15/33 with an asphalt surface measuring 4,000 by 100 feet (1,219 x 30 m).
For the 12-month period ending August 7, 2008, the airport had 45,085 aircraft operations, an average of 27 per day: 80% general aviation and 20% air taxi. At that time there were 89 aircraft based at this airport: 85% single-engine, 12% multi-engine and 3% jet.
- FAA Airport Master Record for BST ( PDF), effective 2009-08-27.
- FAA National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems: 2007-2011
- "KBST - Belfast, Maine - Belfast Municipal Airport". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved 2009-09-03.
- "BST / OABT - Bost Airport, Afghanistan". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 2009-09-03.
- Aerial photo as of 9 May 1996 from USGS The National Map via TerraServer-USA
- FAA Terminal Procedures for B16, effective May 24, 2018
- Resources for this airport: