KSYI/SYI - Bomar Field Shelbyville Municipal Airport
Shelbyville, United States

KSYI/SYI - Bomar Field Shelbyville Municipal Airport

Shelbyville, United States

Shelbyville Municipal Airport (IATA: SYI, ICAO: KSYI, FAA LID: SYI), is a city-owned public-use airport located four miles (6 km) north of the central business district of Shelbyville, a city in Bedford County, Tennessee, United States. == Facilities and aircraft == Shelbyville Municipal Airport covers an area of 604 acres (244 ha) and contains one asphalt paved runway designated 18/36 which measures 5,503 x 100 ft (1,677 x 30 m). For the 12-month period ending October 26, 2004, the airport had 38,000 aircraft operations, an average of 104 per day: 98% general aviation, 2% air taxi and <1% military.

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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

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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.