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Virgil I. Grissom Municipal Airport

Airport information
Airport typePublic
OwnerLawrence County BOAC
ServesBedford, Indiana
Elevation222 m (728 ft)
Aircraft operations5110
Based aircraft35

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Virgil I. Grissom Municipal Airport is a public use airport located three nautical miles (6 km) southeast of the central business district of Bedford, a city in Lawrence County, Indiana, United States.

The airport is named in honor of Virgil I. Grissom (1926-1967), an Indiana native and U.S. Air Force pilot who was one of the original NASA Project Mercury astronauts.

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