|WORLD AREA CODE||36|
|ZIP CODE||NC 28732|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||AVL|
LAT / LON 35°26'10"N / -82°-32'-30"W
Station ID: KAVL
Observation Time: 15/03/2021 3:37 am
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About Asheville Regional Airport Code
Asheville Regional Airport code is AVL. This IATA code is based on the name of the airport. Asheville Regional Airport (AVL Airport) is located at a height of 660 meters above sea level about 14 kilometers from Asheville in Fletcher.
About Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)
Asheville Regional Airport (AVL Airport) is a small hub primary facility in the heart of North Carolina, United States. Operated by Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority, it is regarded as one of the busiest airports in the state with over 1 million passenger traffic in 2019 alone. The surge in passenger traffic annually by 43% is a testimony of the airport’s growing popularity.
In 2018, the facility registered over 61,298 aircraft operations. Airbus A320, Airbus A319, Boeing 7170-200, and Canadair Regional Jet are few jet airlines that are welcomed by the airport on a regular basis.
The facility has been a hot favorite of famous political leaders of the United States since its inception including former President Barack Obama who once gave a speech at the airport while promoting his job bill.
Asheville Regional Airport Runway (AVL) Runways
Asheville Regional Airport (AVL Airport) is spread across an area of 900 acres flanked by a single asphalt runway 17/35. This runway handles 61,298 aircraft operations annually.
Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) Terminal
Asheville Regional Airport (AVL Airport) Terminal is regarded as one of the most advanced terminal buildings in the country that features all major facilities including administrative office space, baggage claim area, and ticket lobby among others. There are state-of-the-art jetways at the premises.
Nearest Airports to Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)
- Charlotte Douglas International Airport: 128 miles
- Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport: 207 miles
- Raleigh-Durham International Airport: 237 miles
- Nashville International Airport: 290 miles
- Myrtle Beach International Airport: 308 miles
Major Passenger Airlines Operating from Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)
- Allegiant Air
- American Eagle
- Delta Airlines
- Delta Connection
- United Express
|16-34||8,001 ft||150 ft||Asphalt||Yes|