Independence State Airport

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Coordinates: 44°52′01″N 123°11′54″W / 44.86694°N 123.19833°W / 44.86694; -123.19833

Independence State Airport
Independence Airpark
7S5 Ramp.JPG
Airport type Public
Owner Oregon Department of Aviation
Serves Independence, Oregon
Elevation AMSL 180 ft / 55 m
Direction Length Surface
ft m
16/34 2,935 895 Asphalt
Statistics (1999)
Aircraft operations 31,658
Based aircraft 142

Independence State Airport (FAA LID: 7S5) is a public-use airport located one mile (1.6 km) northwest of the central business district of Independence, a city in Polk County, Oregon, United States. It is owned by the Oregon Department of Aviation.[1]

Serving as a general aviation airport, Independence also hosts a large residential airpark. This facility is Oregon's only Public Use airport hosting an airpark.

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

7S5 Hangars.JPG

Independence State Airport covers an area of 83 acres (34 ha) which contains one runway designated 16/34 with a 2,935 x 60 ft (895 x 18 m) asphalt pavement. For the 12-month period ending October 18, 1999, the airport had 31,658 aircraft operations, an average of 86 per day: 96% general aviation and 4% air taxi. At that time there were 142 aircraft based at this airport: 94% single-engine, 2% multi-engine and 4% ultralight.[1] The Starduster Cafe on the airport serves breakfast and brunch.


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for 7S5 (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-12-20

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