Buffalo-Lancaster Regional Airport
|Buffalo-Lancaster Regional Airport|
|IATA: none – ICAO: KBQR – FAA LID: BQR|
|Owner||Lancaster Airport Inc.|
|Serves||Lancaster, New York|
|Elevation AMSL||750 ft / 229 m|
|Source: Federal Aviation Administration|
Buffalo-Lancaster Regional Airport (ICAO: KBQR, FAA LID: BQR, formerly D77) is a public use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) northeast of the central business district of Lancaster, in Erie County, New York, United States. It is privately owned by Lancaster Airport Inc.
The runway at Buffalo-Lancaster Airport is currently being extended from its current length to 5,500 feet planned to be completed in 2010, which may allow it to accommodate larger airplanes and private jets. The runway is also an emergency landing site for Buffalo-Niagara International Airport.
Facilities and aircraft
Buffalo-Lancaster Regional Airport covers an area of 100 acres (40 ha) at an elevation of 750 feet (229 m) above mean sea level. It has one asphalt paved runway designated 8/26 which measures 3,200 by 75 feet (975 x 23 m).
For the 12-month period ending July 17, 2006, the airport had 30,000 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 82 per day. At that time there were 37 aircraft based at this airport: 95% single-engine and 5% multi-engine.
- ^ FAA Airport Master Record for BQR ( PDF), effective 2009-07-02.
- Great Circle Mapper: KBQR - Lancaster, New York (Buffalo-Lancaster Regional Airport)
- Buffalo-Lancaster Regional Airport, official website
- PDF at New York State DOT airport directory
- Resources for this airport:
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