South Carolina - Lancaster County Airports

Airport Name

At / Near Town

Type

FAA LID

Year
Opened

Year
Closed

Comments

1) Coulbourn Airport

Lancaster

Defunct

-

c.1941

c.1970
Coulbourn had two sod runways: 2,000' northwest/southeast & 1,800' northeast/southwest. The field was privately owned and consisted of a total of 50 acres; it offered fuel.

2) Lancaster County Airport

Lancaster

General
Aviation

LKR

1970

-
Per AirNav - activated 8/1970. aka McWhirter Field.

3) Kirk Air Base

Lancaster,
Elgin

Private

T73

1982

-
Per AirNav - activated 10/1982. Privately owned by James B. Kirk. One landing field, three water landing areas.

4) Bermuda High Gliderport

Kershaw

Private

SC79

1992

-
Per AirNav - activated 6/1992. Owned and operated by Jayne & Frank Reid.

5) Unity Aerodrome

Lancaster

Private

SC76

1988

-
Per AirNav - activated 2/1988. Owned and operated by Les Kanna and Ed Lee.

Airports Found - Virtually Nothing Known Except What's Below

Here is a farm strip complete with chicken houses on Buzzards Roost Road and Claremont Drive in the Charlesboro community of eastern Lancaster County, SC. It is owned by Kenneth F. Carpenter et al. but it has high tension power lines crossing the west end of the runway . Info provided in January 2019 by CBB.

This grass airstrip and hangar complex on Victory Road is a few miles east of Bermuda High Soaring in Lancaster County, SC. N 34.61408 W 80.48236. It is owned by Thomas W. Robinson of Kershaw, SC. This airstrip is only about 1,250 feet long so suitable only for ultra-lights and STOL aircraft. Info provided in April of 2019 by CBB.
   
   


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