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Data Layer GraphicTitle: "U.S. Airports" (2006)
Description: U.S. Airports represents airport boundaries and airport runways within the United States. All airports have a boundary and most have at least one runway. U.S. Airports provides the boundaries for thousands of airports and runways. There are many attributes that describe each airport, for example, three or four character location id (airport code), owner, elevation, congestion level, large certified air carrier enplanements, foreign enplanements, hub size, and tower type.
Keywords and Themes: Airport Codes, Airports, Airport Control Towers, Enplanements, Airline Hubs, Runways, Transportation
Filename Prefix: airportp.sdc
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2006/data_maps/usa/trans/
Total size of data files: 2 MB
Data Type: ESRI SDC data set
Feature Type: Polygon
Coordinate System: GCS_WGS_1984
Datum: D_WGS_1984Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: United States, Puerto Rico
Source Scale: 1:100,000
Scale Note: Largest scale when displaying the data: 1:100,000.

Created by: Tele Atlas North America, Inc.
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: varies
Published Date: 20061001

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2006
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2006
Acquired Date: 20061122
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Record ID: 2849_edm06