Vernonia Municipal Airport

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Vernonia Municipal Airport
Vernonia Airfield - Vernonia Oregon.jpg
Grass runway, planes, and hangars
Airport type Public
Owner City of Vernonia
Serves Vernonia, Oregon
Elevation AMSL 647 ft / 197 m
Coordinates 45°51′05″N 123°14′29″W / 45.85139°N 123.24139°W / 45.85139; -123.24139
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 2,940 896 Turf
Statistics (2007)
Aircraft operations 3,000
Based aircraft 5

Vernonia Municipal Airport (FAA LID: 05S) is a city-owned, public-use airport located two nautical miles (3.7 km) west of the central business district of Vernonia, a city in Columbia County, Oregon, United States.[1]

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Vernonia Municipal Airport covers an area of 47 acres (19 ha) at an elevation of 647 feet (197 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 9/27 with a turf surface measuring 2,940 by 45 feet (896 x 14 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending February 12, 2007, the airport had 3,000 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 250 per month. At that time there were 5 aircraft based at this airport, all single-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for 05S (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 8 April 2010.

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