Muscatine Municipal Airport (IATA: MUT, ICAO: KMUT, FAA LID: MUT) five miles (8 km) southwest of Muscatine, in Muscatine County, Iowa.Ozark Airlines DC-3s served Muscatine for a year or two starting in 1951.
== Facilities ==
The airport covers 604 acres (244 ha) and has two concrete runways: 6/24 is 5,500 x 100 ft (1,676 x 30 m) and 12/30 is 4,000 x 75 ft (1,219 x 23 m), both in good condition. Runway 24 is equipped with an ILS system with MALSR approach lighting.
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