Crystal River Airport

Coordinates: 28°52′02″N 082°34′17″W / 28.86722°N 82.57139°W / 28.86722; -82.57139

Crystal River Airport
Airport type Public
Owner Citrus County
Serves Crystal River, Florida
Elevation AMSL 9 ft / 3 m
Direction Length Surface
ft m
9/27 4,555 1,388 Asphalt
18/36 3,020 920 Turf
Statistics (2002)
Aircraft operations 36,600
Based aircraft 50
Source: Federal Aviation Administration[1]

Crystal River Airport (ICAO: KCGCFAA LID: CGC) is a public airport located three miles (5 km) southeast of the central business district of Crystal River, in Citrus County, Florida, United States. It is owned by Citrus County.[1]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, Crystal River Airport is assigned CGC by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA (which assigned CGC to Cape Gloucester, Papua New Guinea).[2][3]

Facilities and aircraft

Crystal River Airport covers an area of 100 acres (40 ha) which contains two runways: 9/27 with an asphalt surface measuring 4,555 x 75 ft (1,388 x 23 m) and 18/36 with a turf surface measuring 3,020 x 100 ft (920 x 30 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending May 9, 2002, the airport had 36,600 aircraft operations, an average of 100 per day: 98% general aviation, 1% air taxi and 1% military. There are 50 aircraft based at this airport: 86% single engine, 10% multi-engine, 2% helicopter and 2% glider.[1]


External links

  • Resources for this airport:
    • FAA airport information for CGC
    • AirNav airport information for CGC
    • FlightAware live flight tracker
    • SkyVector aeronautical chart for CGC
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