Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport

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Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport
Wold-Chamberlain Field
Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport Logo.svg
MSP 2012.jpg
Airport typePublic
Owner/OperatorMetropolitan Airports Commission
ServesMinneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota (Twin Cities)
LocationHennepin County, Minnesota, U.S.
Hub for
Elevation AMSL841 ft / 256 m
Coordinates44°52′55″N 093°13′18″W / 44.88194°N 93.22167°W / 44.88194; -93.22167Coordinates: 44°52′55″N 093°13′18″W / 44.88194°N 93.22167°W / 44.88194; -93.22167
FAA airport diagram
FAA airport diagram
MSP is located in Minnesota
Location within Minnesota / United States
MSP is located in the United States
MSP (the United States)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
4/22 11,006 3,355 Concrete
12R/30L 10,000 3,048 Concrete
12L/30R 8,200 2,499 Concrete
17/35 8,000 2,438 Concrete
Statistics (2016)
Traffic Movements413,460
Based Aircraft (2017)179
Source: Passenger & Traffic Movements from MSP Airport.;[1] Runways and Based Aircraft from FAA[2]

The Minneapolis—Saint Paul International Airport (IATA: MSP, ICAO: KMSP, FAA LID: MSP) represents a joint civil-military public use airport. It is located in Hennepin County, Minnesota within ten miles of both Minneapolis and Saint Paul and serves Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, the Dakotas and Nebraska. The "International Airport" identity was given to the airport around 1944.

The Beatles arriving at Minneapolis-Saint Paul in 1965.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Passenger and Traffic Statistics for 2016". Metropolitan Airports Commission. 2016. Retrieved January 23, 2017.
  2. FAA Airport Master Record for MSP (Form 5010 PDF), effective October 12, 2017.

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