About Morgantown, WV and MGW Airport

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Morgantown - WV - MGW
courtesy morgantown airport website

Morgantown, West Virginia Municipal Airport, MGW, is located 3 miles east of Morgantown, WV.

It covers 494 acres and has a single runway.

Starting on November 30, 2016, Southern Airways Express began flights between MGW and both Pittsburgh International Airport and 2017 to Baltimore-Washington International Airport

Morgantown is the home of West Virginia University.

Zackquill Morgan settled the area about 1772 by establishing a homestead near present-day Fayette Street and University Avenue. Morgan fought in both the French and Indian War and the American Revolutionary War, rising to the rank of colonel.

MGW is located 75 miles (121 km) south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 208 mi (335 km) north-northwest of Washington, D.C., 81 mi (130 km) east of Marietta, Ohio, and 156 mi (251 km) northeast of Charleston, West Virginia. Morgantown is just south of the Mason–Dixon line.

 

 

 

 

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