Southeast Texas Regional Airport , abbreviated as SETRA, is a public airport located near Port Arthur, Texas, United States, nine miles (14 km) southeast of the central business district of Beaumont and northeast of Port Arthur. It was formerly known as the Jefferson County Airport, but its name was changed in an attempt to promote its use. The airport, southwest of the city of Nederland in unincorporated Jefferson County, is mostly used for general aviation, but is also served by one commercial airline.
For the 12-month period ending January 31, 2007, the airport had 59,010 aircraft operations, an average of 161 per day: 82% general aviation, 11% air taxi, 7% military and <1% scheduled commercial. There are 87 aircraft based at this airport: 67% single engine, 15% multi-engine, 10% jet aircraft and 8% helicopters.
REP. POE ANNOUNCES FAA TO SUSPEND CONSOLIDATION OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS REGIONAL AIRPORT'S TERMINAL RADAR APPROACH CONTROL
Sep 18, 2007; Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas (2nd CD), issued the following news release: Congressman Ted Poe (TX-02) announced today the FAA informed...
REP. POE AMENDMENT PASSES; AMENDMENT BLOCKS FAA FUNDING FOR TRACON CONSOLIDATIONS AT SOUTHEAST TEXAS REGIONAL AIRPORT
Jul 24, 2007; Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas (2nd CD), issued the following news release: Congressman Ted Poe (TX-02) hails the passage of the...