Name that airport?

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  1. gkainz

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    Didn’t we have a guess that airport thread here once upon a time?
    Sorry for the poor picture but this is from 8-9 miles out with an iPhone.
    On a foggy/smoggy day.
    From the wrong direction.
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    I give up
     
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    me too
     
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    Hmm mountains, no obvious snow although you are from the Denver area, I think you posted about Cali recently? Kinda blurry. I give.
     
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    An airport
     
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    Is the photo that bad? (Still on my iPhone for another couple of hours.)
     
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    It would be better if Apple wasn't intentionally slowing your phone down :smilewinkgrin:

    I give up too.
     
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    Somewhere in Tennessee.
     
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    Wild azz guess: Sacramento-Mather (MHR)?

    Now, guess mine:

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    I Know, I know, I know!!!!!!!!!

    But I'll shut up since I'm from the "XX" as well.
     
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    Arizona?
     
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    If I broke out and that's all I saw, I'd go missed. :)
     
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    Yea it looks like my non-corrected vision. From what I can make out in the foreground, I’d guess somewhere in California.
     
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    Hmm a two letter identifier airport, interesting.... :ihih: :idea:
     
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    Van Nuys?
     
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    Re @wilkersk’s photo.

    Is it Asphalt? Macadam? Aggregate? Cement?

    (Am I getting warm ... ? :D )
     
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    LOL. It took me a minute...
     
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    Is that Angel Fire? It looks like KLAM but is missing the drop off (and you wouldn’t be approaching from that side).
     
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    I see a big dip in the runway. KTEX?
     
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    aaaahhh, so we're NOT naming that airport, I gotcha....
     
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    There’s a vague resemblance to Miramar looking northeast.
     
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    Only vague? I know it looks weird now that it’s not Blue and Gold, but that’s the airport formerly known as NAS (now MCAS) Miramar.
     
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    And here I thought it was Hazy . . .
     
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    Allow me to submit one from yesterday’s flight.

    E70D8DF0-EC35-4FA5-8AA8-886208839C8B.jpeg 5433B8B9-7EA3-4F84-B245-0CF49B1AB18F.jpeg
     
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    Very very close, Nick.
     
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    It is. kapf
    Here is Naples on a map so folks can get a better geo idea.
    I flew Naples - N'awlins; a little overwater flying.
    The airport is very easy to get in and out, competent & patient controllers, it has a high volume of traffic on holidays. One FBO has no fuel but does park - they get the competitor to drive a truck over (but I was told to expect delays). Clean tidy buildings and yards. Palm trees everywhere.

    Who is next?
    Post a map when your airport is named so we can know more about it!
     

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    There's plenty of places to park yet at Naples from those photos. I've seen a lot worse.
     
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    I call this one Bob:
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    I'll guess, Bob? :confused:
     
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    Hint it's in the real Southeast.

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    heliport
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    A866D658-C511-4AEC-8FDE-6F4F47213EBA.jpeg Airport with a “little runway” within a runway.