York Municipal Airport

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York Municipal Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of York
ServesYork, Nebraska
Elevation AMSL1,670 ft / 509 m
Coordinates40°53′47″N 097°37′27″W / 40.89639°N 97.62417°W / 40.89639; -97.62417Coordinates: 40°53′47″N 097°37′27″W / 40.89639°N 97.62417°W / 40.89639; -97.62417
JYR is located in Nebraska
Location in Nebraska
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 5,898 1,798 Concrete
5/23 4,700 1,433 Turf
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations10,500
Based aircraft21

York Municipal Airport (ICAO: KJYR, FAA LID: JYR) is a mile northwest of York, in York County, Nebraska.[1] The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a general aviation facility.

Most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, but this airport is JYR to the FAA[1] and has no IATA code. (IATA assigned JYR to Jiroft Airport in Iran).[2]


York Municipal Airport covers 467 acres (1.89 km2) at an elevation of 1,670 feet (509 m). It has two runways: 17/35 is 5,898 by 100 feet (1,798 x 30 m) concrete and 5/23 is 4,700 by 150 feet (1,433 x 46 m) turf.[1]

In the year ending June 23, 2011 the airport had 10,500 aircraft operations, average 28 per day: 97% general aviation, 3% air taxi, and <1% military. 21 aircraft were then based at this airport, all single-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Form 5010 for JYR PDF. Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (JYR: Jiroft)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved December 11, 2012.

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