Northern Maine Regional Airport at Presque Isle

airport in Presque Isle, Maine, United States
(Redirected from Presque Isle Air Force Base)

Northern Maine Regional Airport (Airport Code KPQI) is a public airport in the city of Presque Isle, Maine.

Northern Maine Regional Airport at Presque Isle
Presque Isle Air Force Base Maine-9 May 1996.jpg
USGS aerial photo as of 9 May 1996
  • IATA: PQI
  • ICAO: KPQI
  • FAA LID: PQI
    PQI is located in Maine
    PQI
    PQI
    Location of the Airport in Maine
Summary
Airport typePublic
OwnerCity of Presque Isle
ServesPresque Isle, Maine
Elevation AMSL534 ft / 163 m
Coordinates46°41′20″N 068°02′41″W / 46.68889°N 68.04472°W / 46.68889; -68.04472
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
1/19 7,439 2,267 Asphalt
10/28 5,994 1,827 Asphalt
Statistics (2007)
Aircraft operations4,684
Based aircraft22
Sources: airport website[1] and FAA[2]

It was used as an Air Force Base called Presque Isle Air Force Base. The base closed in 1961.

US Airways Express flies between here and Boston, Massachusetts.[3]

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