Posey Field Article

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Posey Field
Posey Field.jpg
NAIP aerial image, 20 June 2006
Summary
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Haleyville
Serves Haleyville, Alabama
Elevation  AMSL930 ft / 283 m
Coordinates 34°16′49″N 087°36′02″W / 34.28028°N 87.60056°W / 34.28028; -87.60056
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 5,008 1,526 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations10,185
Based aircraft14

Posey Field ( FAA LID: 1M4) is a city-owned public-use airport located three nautical miles (4 mi, 6 km) northeast of the central business district of Haleyville, a city in Winston County, Alabama, United States. [1]

This airport is included in the FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 [2] and 2009–2013, [3] both of which categorized it as a general aviation facility.

Facilities and aircraft

Posey Field covers an area of 120 acres (49 ha) at an elevation of 930 feet (283 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 18/36 with an asphalt surface measuring 5,008 by 100 feet (1,526 x 30 m). [1]

For the 12-month period ending April 22, 2010, the airport had 10,185 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 27 per day. At that time there were 14 aircraft based at this airport: 79% single- engine, 7% multi-engine, 7% jet and 7% ultralight. [1]

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for 1M4 ( Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 25 August 2011.
  2. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A (PDF, 2.03 MB)" (PDF). 2011–2015 National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. 4 October 2010.
  3. ^ "2009–2013 NPIAS Report, Appendix A: Part 1 (PDF, 1.33 MB)" (PDF). 2009–2013 National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. 15 October 2008.

External links