Sawyer International Airport (IATA: MQT, ICAO: KSAW, FAA LID: SAW) is a county-owned public-use airport in Marquette County, Michigan, United States. It is located 17 nautical miles (20 mi; 31 km) south of the central business district of the city of Marquette. It is included in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017 2021, in which it is categorized as a non-hub primary commercial service facility. This commercial and general aviation airport is located near Gwinn, on a portion of the former K. I. Sawyer Air Force Base, which closed in September 1995. The airport opened for passenger service in September 1999, serving Marquette and the surrounding area. It replaced the former Marquette County Airport (IATA: MQT, ICAO: KMQT, FAA LID: MQT), which closed the same year. Although many U. S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and International Air Transport Association (IATA), this airport is assigned SAW by the FAA and MQT by the IATA (which assigned SAW to Sabiha GÃ¶kÃ§en International Airport in Istanbul, Turkey). The airport’s International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) identifier is KSAW.
|Contact Number:||+1 906-346-3308|
|Airport Address:||125 G Ave, Gwinn, MI 49841, United States|