Marine Corps Air Facility Corvallis

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Marine Corps Air Facility Corvallis
Corvallis Municipal Airport - Oregon.jpg
IATA: noneICAO: none
Summary
Airport type Military
Owner United States Marine Corps
Serves Corvallis, Oregon
Elevation AMSL 250 ft / 76 m
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Map
MCAF Corvallis is located in Oregon
MCAF Corvallis
MCAF Corvallis
Location of airport in Oregon
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 5,900 1,798 Asphalt
9/27 3,545 1,081 Asphalt

Marine Corps Air Facility Corvallis is a former United States Marine Corps facility located four nautical miles (5 mi, 7 km) southwest of the central business district of Corvallis, a city in Benton County, Oregon, United States.[1]

History

Original hangar & water tower

The site was built during World War II by the United States Army Air Forces for bomber training. The original hangar is still being used today. After its closure, it was turned over to the city and reopened as Corvallis Municipal Airport.

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 FAA Airport Master Record for CVO (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.

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