MBS International Airport - MBS Quick Facts

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MBS Quick Facts

  • Official airport name: MBS International Airport
  • Established: 1943 as Tri-City International Airport
  • Name change: Current name was adopted in 1994 to avoid confusion with other similarly named airports
  • FAA code: MBS
  • Owners: City of Midland, County of Bay and City of Saginaw
  • Location: MBS is in Freeland, central to the three owning communities, and serves travelers throughout mid-Michigan and the Thumb of Michigan
  • Runways: 8,002 feet (2,439 meters) and 6,400 feet (1,951 meters), both asphalt
  • Elevation: 668 feet (204 meters)
  • Coordinates: 43° 31° 58° north, 084° 04° 47° west
  • Based aircraft: 27 (13 single-engine, five multi-engine, nine jet-engine)
  • Aircraft operations: 50,254