KBTA - Blair Municipal Airport
Blair, United States

KBTA - Blair Municipal Airport

Blair, United States

Blair Municipal Airport (ICAO: KBTA, FAA LID: BTA) is about seven miles (11 km) south of Blair, Nebraska, a city in Washington County, Nebraska. == History == The original Blair Municipal Airport (FAA LID: NE07/83Y) north of Blair opened between 1938 and 1941. In 1996 the city of Blair purchased the privately owned Eagle Airfield (FAA LID: K46) which became the site of the present Blair Municipal Airport.

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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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Some Examples

Here's a list of 10 random airports:

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.