Cattaraugus County - Olean Municipal Airport
Located at 5420 Airport Rd in the Town of Ischua , the Cattaraugus County-Olean Airport (IATA: OLE, ICAO: KOLE, FAA LID: OLE) is a city-owned, public-use airport located 10 nautical miles (12 mi, 19 km) north of the City of Olean, NY. Centrally located between Buffalo NY, Ellicottville, Allegany and Salamanca NY the airport serves serves many area businesses and the entire WNY area.
At an elevation of 2,135 feet (651 m) above sea leveI it is the highest elevated airport in NYS. The FAA has a detailed list of Airport Operations and Facilities for the airport, and the City of Olean has information on additional services and recent improvements.
Manager: Bruce Crandell
Phone number: 716-557-8800
Upcoming Events at Airport
Halloween on the Hill, October 14, 2023 1-4 pm
Click on the picture for a real time weather forecast from the airport's Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS) operated by VISALA .
Knot is used to measure speed = 1 nautical mile per hour or roughly 1.15 statute miles per hour
Nautical Mile The nautical mile is based on the Earth's longitude and latitude coordinates, with one nautical mile equaling one minute of latitude.
SM= Statue Miles - land measured miles
1 Nautical Mile = 1.1508 Statue Miles
Generally, an average height person can see up to 2.8 miles (4.5 kilometers) at sea level. This is the best possible visibility at sea you can have, if your eyes are six feet above sea level and the weather is great