Livingston County Spencer J. Hardy Airport (ICAO: KOZW, FAA LID: OZW) is a county-owned public-use airport located three miles (5 km) northwest of the central business district of Howell, a city in Livingston County, Michigan, United States. It is included in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017–2021, in which it is categorized as a regional reliever airport facility.Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, Livingston County Spencer J. Hardy Airport is assigned OZW by the FAA but has no designation from the IATA.
== Facilities and aircraft ==
Livingston County Spencer J. Hardy Airport covers an area of 217 acres (88 ha) which contains one runway designated 13/31 with a 5,002 x 100 ft (1,525 x 30 m) concrete surface. For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2005, the airport had 58,238 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 159 per day.The airport is staffed Monday through Friday from 7 a.m.
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