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COU Meaning

COU Airport Meaning

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COU Meaning:

COU stands for Columbia Regional Airport

Located in Columbia, Missouri, COU (Columbia Regional Airport) is classified as a nonhub airport by the FAA. You can check out more of COU's characteristics and attributes below, including its airport code, location indicator and location identifier.

Columbia Regional Airport (COU) Characteristics:

      City: Columbia
      State: Missouri
      FAA: Columbia Regional Airport
      IATA: COU
      ICAO: KCOU
      Role: P-N

The city and state are where the airport is located, although an airport is sometimes outside of the boundaries city in which it's listed.

The "FAA" refers to the airport's location identifier, which is assigned by the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration).

The "IATA" refers to the airport code, which is assigned by the IATA (International Air Transport Association). Airports usually share the same FAA and IATA, though some do not.

The "ICAO" refers to the airport's location indicator, which assigned by the ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization).

COU is a commercial airport, and as such, is designated as a primary (P) airport by the FAA. All primary airports, inlcuding COU, are grouped into four categories (hubs) by the FAA:

      P-N: Nonhub airport (has more than 10,000 annual enplanements, but less than 0.05% of total U.S. annual enplanements)
      P-S: Small hub airport (between 0.05% and 0.25% of U.S. annual enplanements)
      P-M: Medium hub airport (between 0.25 and 1% of U.S. annual enplanements)
      P-L: Large hub airport (at least 1% of U.S. annual enplanements)

COU meaning is Columbia Regional Airport.

Columbia Regional Airport can be abbreviated as COU.

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