Kayenta Airport

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Kayenta Airport
Airport type Public use
Owner Kayenta Township
Serves Kayenta, Arizona
Elevation AMSL 5,688 ft / 1,734 m
Coordinates 36°42′59″N 110°13′42″W / 36.71639°N 110.22833°W / 36.71639; -110.22833Coordinates: 36°42′59″N 110°13′42″W / 36.71639°N 110.22833°W / 36.71639; -110.22833
0V7 is located in Arizona
0V7 is located in the US
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 7,101 2,164 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations 2,000

Kayenta Airport (IATA: MVM[2], FAA LID: 0V7) is a public use airport located 2.3 miles (2.0 nmi; 3.7 km) southeast of the central business district of Kayenta, in Navajo County, Arizona, United States.[1] It is owned by Kayenta Township,[1] which is part of the Navajo Nation.

This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[3] It is one of six airports owned by the Navajo Nation; the other five being Chinle Airport (E91), Tuba City Airport (T03) and Window Rock Airport (RQE) in Arizona, plus Crownpoint Airport (0E8) and Shiprock Airport (5V5) in New Mexico.[4]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Kayenta Airport covers an area of 140 acres (57 ha) at an elevation of 5,688 feet (1,734 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 5/23 with an asphalt surface measuring 7,101 by 75 feet (2,164 x 23 m). For the 12-month period ending April 17, 2010, the airport had 2,000 aircraft operations, an average of 166 per month: 75% general aviation and 25% air taxi.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for 0V7 (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (MVM: Kayenta / Monument Valley)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved June 5, 2014. 
  3. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF, 2.03 MB) on September 27, 2012.  External link in |work= (help)
  4. ^ "Navajo Nation, Air Transportation Department". Archived from the original on September 28, 2007. Retrieved March 2, 2007. 

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