Sequim Valley Airport (IATA: SQV, FAA LID: W28) is a privately owned, public use airport located four nautical miles (5 mi, 7 km) northwest of the central business district of Sequim, a city in Clallam County, Washington, United States.
== Facilities and aircraft ==
Sequim Valley Airport covers an area of 190 acres (77 ha) at an elevation of 144 feet (44 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 9R/27L is 3,510 by 40 feet (1,070 x 12 m) with an asphalt surface and 9L/27R is 3,500 by 100 feet (1,067 x 30 m) with a turf surface.For the 12-month period ending April 30, 2009, the airport had 8,000 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 21 per day.
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