Lamar County Airport

Lamar County Airport
Airport typePublic
OwnerLamar County Commission
ServesLamar County, Alabama
LocationVernon, Alabama
Elevation AMSL463 ft / 141 m
Coordinates33°50′48″N 088°06′56″W / 33.84667°N 88.11556°W / 33.84667; -88.11556Coordinates: 33°50′48″N 088°06′56″W / 33.84667°N 88.11556°W / 33.84667; -88.11556
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 3,613 1,101 Asphalt
Statistics (2008)
Aircraft operations1,604
Based aircraft5

Lamar County Airport (FAA LID: M55) is a public-use airport in Lamar County, Alabama, United States. It is owned by the Lamar County Commission and located six nautical miles (7 mi, 11 km) north of the central business district of Vernon, Alabama.[1]

Facilities and aircraft[]

Lamar County Airport covers an area of 75 acres (30 ha) at an elevation of 463 feet (141 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 17/35 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,613 by 75 feet (1,101 x 23 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending August 19, 2008, the airport had 1,604 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 31 per week. At that time there were five aircraft based at this airport, all single-engine.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for M55 (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. effective 25 August 2011.

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