The Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport opened in the late 1920’s. The airport initially provided passenger service to Grand Rapids, 33-miles to the north, as well as air mail service. A control tower was built in 1961. At its peak, in … Continue reading


21D Lake Elmo Airport (640 acres) Lake Elmo, MN Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KSTP] 9 SW ; [KSGS] 11 SW ; [KRNH] 16 NE ; [KMSP] 17 SW ;(ave. distance: 13 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 183 (173 single-props, 8 multi-props) … Continue reading


The OEP 35 (Operational Evolution Partnership) airports are commercial U.S. airports with significant activity. These airports serve major metropolitan areas and also serve as hubs for airline operations. The FAA website claims that more than 70 percent of passengers move through these … Continue reading