Cowell Airport

Cowell Airport (IATA: CCW, ICAO: YCWL) is an airport located 2 nautical miles (3.7 km; 2.3 mi) northwest of[1] Cowell, in the Eyre Peninsula region of South Australia. The primary runway, 04/22 is equipped with runway lights to facilitate night operations. While there are no terminal facilities at the airport, a public telephone and toilet block are available.[2]

Cowell Airport
Airport typePublic
Owner/OperatorDistrict Council of Franklin Harbour
LocationCowell, South Australia
Elevation AMSL127 ft / 39 m
Coordinates33°40′00″S 136°53′30″E / 33.66667°S 136.89167°E / -33.66667; 136.89167Coordinates: 33°40′00″S 136°53′30″E / 33.66667°S 136.89167°E / -33.66667; 136.89167
YCWL is located in South Australia
Location in South Australia
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 1,188 3,898 Gravel
12/30 1,057 3,468 Clay/sand
17/35 1,472 4,829 Clay/sand
Sources: Australian AIP[1]

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  1. ^ a b YCWL – Cowell (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 15 August 2019
  2. ^ "Aerodrome". District Council of Franklin Harbour. Retrieved 12 December 2014.