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Myrtle Beach International Airport

Airport information
Airport typePublic
OwnerHorry County
OperatorHorry County Department of Airports
ServesMyrtle Beach, South Carolina, The Grand Strand
Location1100 Jetport Rd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
HubDirect Air
Elevation8 m (25 ft)
Aircraft operations56381
Based aircraft52

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Myrtle Beach International Airport, formerly the Myrtle Beach Air Force Base; Myrtle Beach Jetport (1974-1989) is a county-owned, public-use airport located three miles (5 km) southwest of the central business district of Myrtle Beach, a city in Horry County, South Carolina, United States.

The airport is located on site of the former Myrtle Beach Air Force Base, which also includes The Market Common Myrtle Beach shopping complex.

The airport currently serves as a hub for Direct Air and a focus city for Allegiant Air.

The airport broke its 2007 record for most incoming passengers in 2010 when the 839,451st passenger entered the airport on December 30. Airport director Michael La Pier said the goal for 2011 is one million.

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