Metadata: Airports in Minnesota

Airports in Minnesota

This page last updated: 12/07/2016
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  1. Overview
  2. Data Quality
  3. Data Organization
  4. Coordinate System
  5. Attributes
  6. Distribution - Get Data
  7. Metadata Reference

Section 1: Overview

Originator:This is FAA Published Data transferred by MnDOT Aeronautics ASE

Title: Airports in Minnesota

Abstract: The displays airports listed by the type of airport: airport, heliport or seaplane base and the accepted users. Those facilities listed as public are open to the public and those listed as private require prior permission from the owner.

Purpose: Pilots use this data to gather information about the places they intend to land. Others may use this data to be aware of airspace concerns for operating drones or constructing towers or power lines.

Time Period of Content Date: 2020-04-21

Currentness Reference: This is the date of publication by the FAA

Progress: Complete

Maintenance and Update Frequency: Annually

Spatial Extent of Data: Minnesota

Bounding Coordinates: -97.508970

Place Keywords: Minnesota

Theme Keywords: Airports, Heliports, Seaplane Bases, FAA

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Access Constraints: Public data

Use Constraints: None

Contact Person Information: Chris Morgan, Planner
Minnesota Department of Transportation
222 East Plato Blvd.
Saint Paul, MN  55107
Phone: 651-234-7263
Fax: 651-296-9089

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Associated Data Sets: Airports in Minnesota

Section 2: Data Quality

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Section 3: Spatial Data Organization (not used in this metadata)

Section 4: Coordinate System

Horizontal Coordinate Scheme: Universal Transverse Mercator

UTM Zone Number: 15

Horizontal Datum: NAD83

Horizontal Units: meters

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Section 5: Attributes


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Field NameValid ValuesDefinitionDefinition Source

Section 6: Distribution

Publisher: Federal Aviation Administration

Publication Date: 11/16/2016

Contact Person Information: Chris Morgan, Planner
Minnesota Department of Transportation
222 East Plato Blvd.
Saint Paul, MN  55107
Phone: 651-234-7263
Fax: 651-296-9089

Distributor's Data Set Identifier: Airports

Distribution Liability: The State of Minnesota makes no representations or warranties expressed or implied, with respect to the reuse of the data provided herewith regardless of its format or the means of its transmission. There is no guarantee or representation to the user as to the accuracy, currency, suitability, or reliability of this data for any purpose. The user accepts the data as is. The State of Minnesota assumes no responsibility for loss or damage incurred as a result of any user's reliance on this data. All maps and other material provided herein are protected by copyright. Permission is granted to copy and use the materials herein.

Ordering Instructions: The data may be requested from the Contact person listed in the metadata.

Online Linkage: I AGREE to the notice in "Distribution Liability" above. Clicking to agree will either begin the download process, link to a service, or provide more instructions. See "Ordering Instructions" above for details.

Section 7: Metadata Reference

Metadata Date: 12/07/2016

Contact Person Information: Kyle House, Research Analyst Intermediate
Minnesota Department of Transportation
395 John Ireland Blvd.
Saint Paul, MN  55155
Phone: 651-366-3873
Fax: 651-366-3886

Metadata Standard Name: Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines

Metadata Standard Version: 1.2

This page last updated: 12/07/2016
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