- Delaware Airpark
Delaware Airpark IATA: none – ICAO: none – FAA LID: 33N Summary Airport type Public Owner Delaware River and Bay Authority Serves Dover, Delaware Location Cheswold, Delaware Elevation AMSL 56 ft / 17 m Website Runways Direction Length Surface ft m 9/27 3,582 1,092 Asphalt Statistics (2006) Aircraft operations 36,000 Based aircraft 46 Source: Federal Aviation Administration
Delaware Airpark (FAA LID: 33N) is a public airport serves the Dover area and is located one mile (1.6 km) west of the central business district of Cheswold, a town in Kent County, Delaware, United States. It is owned by the Delaware River and Bay Authority.
33N is home to Delaware State University's flight training program, providing its students with year-round flying capability. Twice a year, Dover plays host to NASCAR racing events at the Dover International Speedway. Many race teams, drivers and fans use Delaware Airpark because of its proximity to the track.
Facilities and aircraft
Delaware Airpark covers an area of 65 acres (26 ha) which contains one asphalt paved runway (9/27) measuring 3,582 x 60 ft (1,092 x 18 m). For the 12-month period ending April 6, 2006, the airport had 36,000 aircraft operations, an average of 98 per day, 100% of which were general aviation. There are 46 aircraft based at this airport: 93% single engine, 4% multi-engine and 2% helicopters.
- Delaware Airpark (official web site)
- Resources for this airport:
Bridges Ferries Airports
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