Draughon–Miller Central Texas Regional Airport – TPL Temple, TX, United States
Categorized as a general aviation facility, the TPL-Draughon–Miller Central Texas Regional Airport is located just 6miles northwest of Temple, Texas. Its birth dates back to1942 when the US Army Air Forces got hold of pasture land and built the Temple Army Air Field which became a sub-base of the Waco Army Airfield, and the airfield used for the Army Air Forces’ basic flying school. By the end of the WWII, it was handed over to the city and the airport was renamed in honor of the death of 2 Temple fliers in the war.
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TPL Airport occupies 922 acres. It has two well-kept asphalt runways and taxiways. It has a parking apron and a control tower. The airport is known as a safe and efficient aviation facility that adequately meets the transportation demands of the region. At present, it does not provide any scheduled airline passenger service but only general aviation services. In 2016, 85% was allocated to such services while 15% was for military purposes. The airport also serves the nearby cities of Buda, Pflugerville and Leander.
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Most of these TPL
hotels are designed to serve frequent travelers. If you are on business trip or family vacation or if your flight is delayed
and you need an overnight stay near the airport. Some of these Temple, TX
motels have passenger pick up or free airport shuttle service which you can take advantage of.
Some of the main attractions in the area around the TPL airport are Lady Bird Lake, Austin City Hall, and Kinningham Park.
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Weather Forecast for Temple, TX, United States (TPL-Draughon-Miller Central Texas Regional)
If you planning to travel to Temple, TX, United States (TPL-Draughon-Miller Central Texas Regional), here is your 6-day travel weather forecast to make sure you have all the essentials needed during your stay.
Start your day when the sunrises at 1:15 PM.
The temperature feels like 69.5 with a humidity level of 82 so dress accordingly.
Cloud coverage is 28 percent with visibility at 11.3 percent.
Today’s UV index is 0, don’t forget the sunscreen if you need it!
Today’s winds are traveling south-southwest at a speed of 16 MPH. At the end of the day don’t miss the sunset at 11:28 PM.
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What are the most common amenities for Temple, TX TPL airport hotels?
Airport hotels have useful amenities for frequent travelers like free TPL airport shuttle service, 24 hour in-room dinning,
late check-in and check-out and free breakfast. For business traveler amenities like
free wifi and meeting rooms are helpful. Most common amenities are Vending Machines, Complimentary Breakfast
and Complimentary Breakfast.
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