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Millville Municipal Airport

Millville Municipal Airport
1991 USGS aerial photo
Airport information
Airport typePublic
OwnerDRBA - City of Millville
ServesMillville, New Jersey
Elevation26 m (85 ft)
Aircraft operations60000
Based aircraft73

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:"MIV" redirects here. It is also the roman numeral for 1004.Millville Municipal Airport is a public-use airport located three nautical miles (3.5 mi, 5.6 km) southwest of the central business district of Millville, a city in Cumberland County, New Jersey, United States. The airport is owned by the Delaware River and Bay Authority (DRBA) and the City of Millville.

It was dubbed "America's First Defense Airport" because of the nearly 1,500 pilots who trained in gunnery practice at the airport with the Republic P-47 "Thunderbolt" plane during World War II.

After the end of World War II, the buildings of Millville Airport accommodated returning veterans. By the end of the 1970s, these buildings were no longer of much use. The airport is now used for general aviation. It also home to Dallas Airmotive, Air Two Air Ambulance operated by Cooper University Hospital, Atlantic Air Ambulance, and PHI Helicopters.

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