|IATA: CEV – ICAO: KCEV – FAA LID: CEV|
|Elevation AMSL||866 ft / 264 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
Mettel Field (IATA: CEV, ICAO: KCEV, FAA LID: CEV) is a public use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) north of the central business district of Connersville, a city in Fayette County, Indiana, United States. It is owned by the Connersville Board of Aviation Commissioners. This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.
Facilities and aircraft
Mettel Field covers an area of 444 acres (180 ha) at an elevation of 866 feet (264 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 18/36 is 6,503 by 100 feet (1,982 x 30 m) with an asphalt surface and 4/22 is 2,601 by 100 feet (793 x 30 m) with a turf surface.
For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2009, the airport had 8,772 aircraft operations, an average of 24 per day: 96% general aviation, 4% air taxi, and <1% military. At that time there were 9 aircraft based at this airport: 78% single-engine and 22% multi-engine.
- FAA Airport Master Record for CEV ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
- "Airline and Airport Code Search". International Air Transport Association (IATA). Retrieved November 17, 2012.
- "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.
- Aerial image from Indiana DOT
- Aerial image as of March 1998 from USGS The National Map
- FAA Terminal Procedures for CEV, effective May 2, 2013
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