The Delaware Airport
, a public airport of Delaware, offers flight-training programs to students in affiliation with the Delaware State University.
Airports in Delaware
The Delaware airports provide hangar facilities and areas for private fliers to park and service their planes. Airports in Delaware
are well maintained and have the latest in technology, and employ helpful staff to make traveling easy and utmost comfortable.
The other airports in Delaware are in Dover, Georgetown, Farmington, Wyoming, Smyrna, Felton, Middletown, and Laurel. Delaware is connected to the other states through a network of airlines, many of which provide online booking for their tickets. Here’s a look at some of the finest airports in Delaware:
- Wilmington Airport
Also known as Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport/New Castle County Airport/New Castle Airport, the Wilmington Airport is located in unincorporated New Castle County, Delaware near Wilmington, Delaware. The airport is owned by the Delaware River and Bay Authority and is about five miles south of Wilmington and 20 miles from Philadelphia. Additionally, the airport has been categorized as a general aviation reliever airport by the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011-2015.
- Chandelle Estates Airport
This is a public use airport located three nautical miles northeast of the central business district of Dover, in Kent County, Delaware, United States. The airport is privately owned by RJR Airdrome, Inc. Additionally, it covers an area of 27 acres at an elevation of 22 feet above mean sea level.
- Laurel Airport
Laurel is a public-use airport located one nautical mile southwest of the central business district of Laurel, a city in Sussex County, Delaware, United States. The airport is privately owned by Dest Inc. The Federal Aviation Administration and Delaware Department of Transportation refer to the airport as Laurel Airport.
- Summit Airport
As a public-use airport, the Summit Airport is located 5 miles north of the central business district of Middletown, in New Castle County, Delaware. The airport is privately owned by Summit Aviation, Inc. and lacks by designation from the IATA.
- Dover Air Force Base/Civil Air Terminal at Dover AFB
The Dover Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located 2 miles southeast of the city of Dover, Delaware. It is also the home to the 436th Airlift Wing (436 AW) of the Air Mobility Command (AMC), known as the “Eagle Wing” and the AMC-gained 512th Airlift Wing (512 AW) of the Air Force Reserve Command (AFRC), also known as the “Liberty Wing”.
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Last Updated Date: January 31, 2017
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