Blue Grass Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
KLEX
IATA Code: 
LEX
Summary
ICAO Region: 
NAM
Territory: 
Location: 
Lexington, KY
Serving: 
Lexington
Elevation: 
979 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
38° 2' 8.266" N, 84° 36' 21.287" W
Metar
Observation
KLEX 040554Z 23005KT 10SM CLR 12/07 A2999 RMK AO2 SLP153 T01170067 10156 20106 51008
Station
Lexington, Blue Grass Airport
Date/Time
2021-12-04 05:54:00
Wind direction
230°
Wind speed
05 kts
Lowest cloud amount
n/a
Temperature
11.7°C
Dew point
6.7°C
Humidity
71%
Weather condition
n/a

Blue Grass Airport is a public airport located in Fayette County, Kentucky, United States, 4 miles west of the central business district of the City of Lexington. There was a second westerly runway at the time of the CRJ take-off accident in 2006.

Climatology

Humid “subtropical” climate (Köppen climate classification Cfa)

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
4/22 2135 46 ASP Yes/Yes
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Accidents and Serious Incidents at or in the vicinity of KLEX

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