Opa-Locka Executive Airport is only about seven miles away from Miami International Airport. This means that you get all of the convenience that comes with taking a private jet charter to or from the heart of Miami, without having to contend with the traffic at one of the busiest airports in the world. Opa-Locka Airport is also unique and has some historical significance and importance. Experience all that Opa-Locka has to offer when you fly private and use this airport.
Miami Jet Charter Services/Miami Opa-Locka Executive(KOPF)
Opa-Locka Airport has one of the longest runways in the world, so it can handle virtually any aircraft. This may allow you to select from a wider array of aircraft if you have specific needs and land or take off from this airport that is conveniently located near many business hubs. Opa-Locka Airport also has some maintenance capabilities, so you can feel secure in the safety of your craft and the timeliness of your flight.
Opa-Locka Airport started off as a small airfield in 1929, though it was not called Opa-Locka Airport at the time. The airfield became a Naval Reserve Aviation Training Base that was very important and active during World War II. The airport was also an important base during the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962. Today, the only military operation at the airport is Coast Guard Air station Miami. Another piece of history related to Opa-Locka is that it was the airport that Amelia Earhart departed from on her last flight in June of 1937, when she attempted to fly around the world.
When you take a private jet charter to Opa-Locka Airport, you land only 12 miles away from the center of Miami. The Sun Life Stadium, or Hard Rock Stadium, is just three miles away. This stadium is home to the Miami Dolphins and Miami Hurricanes, and was home to the Florida Marlins at one point. Of course, you can also experience all of the exuberance of Miami’s food scene and other exciting attractions.
Call 1-561-767-9928 to book your vacation or business trip while enjoying the service of West Palm Jet Charter and the convenience of the Opa-Locka Airport.
Summary Miami Opa-Locka Executive(KOPF)
FAA Identifier : OPF
IATA : KOPF
From city: 10 miles N of MIAMI, FL
Airport Type : Civil
FAA Region: SOUTHERN
Region: Florida (View all Airports in Florida)
County: Miami-Dade County
Elevation : 2.44 m
Type: Airport (Airfield)
UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Country: United States
Owner : Miami-Dade County, Florida
Address : 14201 NW 42nd Ave, Opa-locka, FL 33054, USA
Runways at Miami Opa-Locka Executive(KOPF)
|Runway 5/23||8002 ft||150 ft||Asphalt / Grooved|
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Opa-Locka Executive Airport (KOPF)
- 14201 NW 42nd Ave
- Opa-locka, FL 33054
- (305) 869-1660
- Hours 7:00 am – 1:00 am
Miami, Quick Info
Coordinates: 25°46′31″N 80°12′32″W
Time zone Eastern