KAXX/AXX - Angel Fire Airport
Angel Fire, United States

KAXX/AXX - Angel Fire Airport

Angel Fire, United States

Angel Fire Airport (FAA LID: AXX) is a county-owned public-use airport located 1 nautical mile (1.9 km; 1.2 mi) north of the central business district of Angel Fire, a town in Colfax County, New Mexico, United States. It is included in the US National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which falls under the US FAA category of "general aviation facility". == Facilities and aircraft == Angel Fire Airport covers an area of 220 acres (89 ha) at an elevation of 8,379.5 feet (2,554.1 m) above mean sea level.

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Random Airports

This app shows satellite views of random airports. Its aim is to introduce you to the variety of airport structures embedded into the landscape.

Usage

Technologies and Data Sources

This app is based on the Google Maps API, which on the one hand provides a powerful programming interface for web-based mapping applications, and on the other hand opens access to high quality satellite imagery for places all over the world.

The backend is realized in Python with the help of the excellent Flask micro framework.

The locations of airports have been imported from the public domain data provided by the aviation enthusiasts at OurAirports.com. The app displays randomly selected airports of the categories 'large_airport','medium_airport' and 'small_airport' for which runway coordinates are available.

Furthermore, the user interface incorporates icons from Font Awesome and fonts from Google Fonts.

Author

This is brought to you by me, Florian Pigorsch. Feel free to contact me via mail. The source code of this app can be found at Github.

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Random Airports

This app shows satellite views of random airports. Its aim is to introduce you to the variety of airport structures embedded into the landscape.