CONNECTICUT: Airport Data & Links


KBDL Bradley International Airport
(2,432 acres) Windsor Locks, CT

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KHFD] 12 S ; [KBAF] 13 N ; [KCEF] 17 NE ;
[7B2] 24 N ;
(ave. distance: 17 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 55
(1 single-prop, 7 multi-props)
(26 jets, 4 helicopters, 17 military aircraft )
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 281 ops/day … with 2,640,155 enplanements in 2012)
24hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 19
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 30% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 46% from the peak year (1999).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $3,714,570 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #56: $960,000 for “Noise Mitigation Measures for Residences within 65 – 69 DNL”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $36 per operation.

6-4-2014

KHFD Hartford-Brainard Airport
(201 acres) Hartford, CT

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KBDL] 12 N ; [KMMK] 16 SW ; [KIJD] 21 E ;
[KSNC] 22 S ;
(ave. distance: 18 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 136
(119 single-props, 9 multi-props, 1 gliders & ultralights)
(4 jets, 3 helicopters)
Operations & ATC:
(est. 223 ops/day (47% local) 18hr Contract tower)
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 21% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 58% from the peak year (1990).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $752,369 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #16: $1,910,704 for “Construct Snow Removal Equipment Building”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $9 per operation.

6-4-2014

KDXR Danbury Municipal Airport
(248 acres) Danbury, CT

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KOXC] 17 E ; [N69] 17 NW ; [KBDR] 20 SE ;
[KHPN] 21 SW ;
(ave. distance: 19 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 293
(244 single-props, 37 multi-props)
(10 jets, 2 helicopters)
Operations & ATC:
(est. 190 ops/day (49% local) 15hr Contract tower)
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 6% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 50% from the peak year (1990).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $625,407 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #38: $431,100 for “Update Airport Master Plan Study”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $9 per operation.

6-4-2014

KBDR Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport
(800 acres) Bridgeport, CT

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KHVN] 12 NE ; [KOXC] 19 N ; [KDXR] 20 NW ;
[KISP] 22 S ;
(ave. distance: 18 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 190
(139 single-props, 15 multi-props)
(33 jets, 3 helicopters)
Operations & ATC:
(est. 186 ops/day (50% local) 16hr Contract tower)
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 27% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 59% from the peak year (1991).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $729,750 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #28: $2,349,000 for “Construct Runway Safety Area [Phase I – Design and Permitting] – 06/24”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $11 per operation.

6-4-2014

KOXC Waterbury-Oxford Airport
(424 acres) Oxford, CT

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KMMK] 14 E ; [KDXR] 17 W ; [KHVN] 17 SE ;
[KBDR] 19 S ;
(ave. distance: 17 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 168
(128 single-props, 8 multi-props)
(31 jets, 1 helicopter)
Operations & ATC:
(est. 132 ops/day (39% local) 15hr Contract tower)
FAA began compiling ATADS data in 2002. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 17% from the peak year (2007).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $5,126,888 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #21: $81,000 for “Wildlife Hazard Assessments”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $107 per operation.

6-4-2014

KHVN Tweed New Haven Regional Airport
(394 acres) New Haven, CT

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KBDR] 12 SW ; [KMMK] 15 N ; [KOXC] 17 NW ;
[KSNC] 19 NE ;
(ave. distance: 16 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 41
(34 single-props, 5 multi-props)
(2 jets)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 114 ops/day (42% local) … with 35,854 enplanements in 2012)
16hr Contract tower
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 26% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 59% from the peak year (1990).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $2,277,144 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #41: $1,762,190 for “Install Perimeter Fencing”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $55 per operation.

6-4-2014

KGON Groton-New London Airport
(489 acres) Groton (New London), CT

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[0B8] 5 S ; [KWST] 11 E ; [KMTP] 16 S ;
[KSNC] 21 W ;
(ave. distance: 13 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 33
(20 single-props, 6 multi-props)
(4 jets, 1 helicopter, 2 military aircraft )
Operations & ATC:
(est. 98 ops/day 15hr Contract tower)
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 32% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 74% from the peak year (1990).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $2,347,332 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #28: $405,000 for “Acquire Snow Removal Equipment”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $66 per operation.

6-4-2014

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Meriden KMMK Meriden Markham Municipal Airport 157 ac 65 44
Chester KSNC Chester Airport 146 ac 183 43
Willimantic KIJD Windham Airport 280 ac 67 39