Cavern City Air Terminal (IATA: CNM, ICAO: KCNM, FAA LID: CNM) is a public use airport in Eddy County, New Mexico, United States. It is owned by the city of Carlsbad and located five nautical miles (6 mi, 9 km) southwest of its central business district. The airport is served by one commercial airline, with scheduled passenger service subsidized by the Essential Air Service program.
CAVERN CITY AIR TERMINAL HISTORY
Established by the United States Army Air Corps in 1942 as Carlsbad Army Airfield, the facility was activated on October 12, 1942. Assigned to United States Army Air Forces West Coast Training Center (later Western Training Command) as an advanced (level 3) twin-engine training airfield. Began training flying cadets under the 940th Two-Engine Flying Training Detachment. Had a local axillary airfield for emergency and overflow landings.
CAVERN CITY AIR TERMINAL LOCATION
Cavern City Air Terminal (IATA: CNM, ICAO: KCNM, FAA LID: CNM) is a public use airport in Eddy County, New Mexico, United States.
CAVERN CITY AIR TERMINAL FACTS
Elevation: 3295 ft.
Runway length available: 03/21 7854×150 ft. :: 08/26 5333×75 ft. :: 14R/32L 5839×100 ft. :: 14L/32R 4615×150 ft.