Kayenta Airport

Kayenta Airport (IATA: MVM[2], FAA LID: 0V7) is a public use airport located 2.3 miles (2.0 nmi; 3.7 km) southeast of the central business district of Kayenta, in Navajo County, Arizona, United States.[1] It is owned by Kayenta Township,[1] which is part of the Navajo Nation.

Kayenta Airport
Airport typePublic use
OwnerKayenta Township
ServesKayenta, Arizona
Elevation AMSL5,688 ft / 1,734 m
Coordinates36°42′59″N 110°13′42″W / 36.71639°N 110.22833°W / 36.71639; -110.22833Coordinates: 36°42′59″N 110°13′42″W / 36.71639°N 110.22833°W / 36.71639; -110.22833
0V7 is located in Arizona
0V7 is located in the United States
Direction Length Surface
ft m
5/23 7,101 2,164 Asphalt
Statistics (2010)
Aircraft operations2,000

This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.[3] It is one of six airports owned by the Navajo Nation; the other five being Chinle Airport (E91), Tuba City Airport (T03) and Window Rock Airport (RQE) in Arizona, plus Crownpoint Airport (0E8) and Shiprock Airport (5V5) in New Mexico.[4]

Facilities and aircraftEdit

Kayenta Airport covers an area of 140 acres (57 ha) at an elevation of 5,688 feet (1,734 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 5/23 with an asphalt surface measuring 7,101 by 75 feet (2,164 x 23 m). For the 12-month period ending April 17, 2010, the airport had 2,000 aircraft operations, an average of 166 per month: 75% general aviation and 25% air taxi.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for 0V7 (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective November 15, 2012.
  2. ^ "IATA Airport Code Search (MVM: Kayenta / Monument Valley)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved June 5, 2014.
  3. ^ "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010. Archived from the original (PDF, 2.03 MB) on September 27, 2012.
  4. ^ "Navajo Nation, Air Transportation Department". Archived from the original on September 28, 2007. Retrieved March 2, 2007.

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