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Mobile Regional Airport

Mobile Regional Airport
USGS aerial photo - 11 February 1997
Airport information
 Location of the Airport in Alabama
Airport typePublic / Military
Owner/OperatorMobile Airport Authority
ServesMobile, Alabama
LocationMobile County, west of Mobile, Alabama
Elevation67 m (219 ft)
Aircraft operations116757
Based aircraft41

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Mobile Regional Airport is a joint public and military use airport located 11 nautical miles (20 km) west of the central business district of Mobile, a city in Mobile County, Alabama, United States. It is also near Pascagoula, Mississippi.

The airport, owned and operated by the Mobile Airport Authority, is an independent, self-funded entity that receives no local tax dollars. A total of 603,192 people used the airport in 2006. As of June 2007, the airport had 50 daily flights.

The airport is also home to Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile, providing advanced training to U.S. Coast Guard pilots and aircrew in the HH-65 Dolphin, HH-60 Jayhawk, HU-25 Guardian and HC-144 Ocean Sentry. The Alabama Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 131st Aviation Regiment's "B" Company is also located at the airport.

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