|Lockhart Municipal Airport |
Located at 222 Airport Road, the Lockhart Municipal Airport serves Lockhart and Caldwell County and is owned by the City Of Lockhart. The airport occupies approximately 90 acres of land and has one asphalt runway, Runway 18/36, that extends for 4000 feet in length and 75 feet in width. The airport supports approxmimately 12 full-time aviation-related jobs. The facility is at an elevation of 531 feet at a distance of about 2 miles from Lockhart.
Recent upgrades at the airport include runway rehabilitation. Some of the aviation activities that take place at Lockhart Municipal Airport on a regular basis include flight instruction, pipeline patrol, military training, and recreational flying. The airport is also used for aerial application to crops by the Texas Boll Weevil Foundation.
Lockhart Municipal Airport sponsors several community based programs, including local school field trips, monthly fly-ins, and aviation scavenger hunts. The airport frequently visited by pilots from all over Texas who fly to Lockhart for our famous barbecue.
Lockhart Municipal Airport Industrial land totals approximately 128 acres, and is located around the Lockhart Municipal Airport in the southern portion of the City. The parcels owned by the City are obligated forever to be made available to aviation-related businesses and cannot be sold, but may be leased. Certain additional restrictions may apply due to FAA regulations. Transportation access to the airport is provided by U.S. Hwy 183. Utilities are currently available to the parcels that front U.S. 183, and utility extensions are available to other areas. Contact City Manager, Vance Rodgers for prices and information.
The airport has tee hangars, corner-tee hangars, and clear span hangars available.
FAA Identifier: 50R
Lat/Long: 29-51-01.200N / 097-40-20.700W
29-51.02000N / 097-40.34500W
29.8503333 / -97.6724167
Elevation: 532 ft. / 162.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 07E (1985)
From city: 2 miles S of LOCKHART, TX