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Airport Details

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  • Location

    Latitude: 
    42-11-43.3000N (42.195361)
    Longitude: 
    089-05-50.0000W (-89.097222)
    Elevation: 
    742.0 feet MSL (226 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    2.9 W (as of September 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    68 N.M. NW of Chicago/Rockford, Illinois
    Found On: 
    Chicago Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AGL
  • Airport Operations

    Airport Status: 
    Operational
    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    03/1950
    Control tower: 
    Yes
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/ALL/ALL
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZAU (Chicago)
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1742 feet (531 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    RFD
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    International Airport of Entry: 
    No
    Customs Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Military Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No
    Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
    Class I
    ARFF Index: C
    Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
    Certification Date: 05/1973

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  78
    Multi Engine:  18
    Jet Engine:  15
    GA Helicopters:  3

    Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2017)

    Total Operations:  39462
    Commercial:  12204 30.9%
    Air Taxi:  1363 3.5%
    GA Local:  9051 22.9%
    GA Itinerant:  15151 38.4%
    Military Aircraft:  1693 4.3%
  • Communications

    Unicom:  122.950
    Tower:  ROCKFORD
    118.1
    239.0
    Hrs: 24
    Clearance Del.:  119.25
    Ground:  121.9
    239.0
    Approach:  ROCKFORD
    121.0 EAST
    126.0 WEST
    327.0
    Hrs: 24
    Departure:  ROCKFORD
    121.0 EAST
    126.0 WEST
    327.0
    Hrs: 24
    ATIS:  127.6
    Hrs: 24
    ASOS:  (815-484-6229)
    EMERG:  243.0
    EMERG:  121.5
    AS ASSIGNED:  124.9

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Publicly owned: 
      MIKE DUNN
      60 AIRPORT DR
      ROCKFORD, IL 61109-2902
      815-965-4011
      GREATER ROCKFORD ARPT. AUTH.
      60 ARPT DRIVE
      ROCKFORD, IL 61109-2902
      815-969-4011
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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      Area Code: 815

      Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
      Aero-Taxi Rockford, Inc.
        
      Arinc 130.52 963-4444 100LL, Jet A
      Alpine Air Charter
        
      Unicom 122.95, Arinc 129.725 800-822-0121 100LL, Jet A
      Avionics Place
                  
      229-5360
      Courtesy Aircraft, Inc.
                  
      229-5112, 399-5124 100LL, Jet A
      Emery Air Charter, Inc.
        
      132.0 815-968-8287 100, Jet A
      Raytheon Aircraft Services
        
      Unicom 122.95, Arinc 130.57 800-235-4100, 987-4100
      Rock Valley Flight Center
        
      227-0607
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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Kankakee(IKK)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
    • Instrument Procedures / Charts


      FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 09/13/18 to 0901Z 10/11/18.

      There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

      APD - Airport Diagram
      DP - Departure Procedure Charts
      HOT - Hot Spots
      IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
      MIN - Minimums
      STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
      Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
      Last Cycle
      APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM EC-3
      HOT HOT SPOT EC-3
      IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 01 EC-3
      IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 07 EC-3
      IAP ILS RWY 07 (CAT II - III) EC-3
      IAP ILS RWY 07 (SA CAT I) EC-3
      IAP LOC BC RWY 19 EC-3
      IAP NDB RWY 01 EC-3
      IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 01 EC-3
      IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 07 EC-3
      IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 19 EC-3
      IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 25 EC-3
      LAH LAHSO EC-3
      MIN RADAR MINIMUMS EC-3
      MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS EC-3
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    • Maps

      Chicago/Rockford - Chicago/Rockford International (RFD) Airport Terminal Map

      Chicago/Rockford - Chicago/Rockford International (RFD) Airport Terminal Map - Overview
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      RFD Airport Sectional

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      RFD Airport Diagram

      Chicago/Rockford International Airport (RFD) Diagram
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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near RFD

      Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).
    • Nearby Airports with Fuel

      Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
      0.0 Chicago/Rockford International Airport
      (RFD KRFD RFD)
      0 3 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
      13.9 Poplar Grove Airport
      (C77)
      56 59 100LL, MOGAS
      18.2 Rochelle Municipal Airport-Koritz Field Airport
      (KRPJ RPJ)
      177 180 100LL, Jet A
      19.0 Beloit Airport
      (44C)
      17 20 100LL
      21.8 Albertus Airport
      (FEP KFEP FEP)
      278 281 100LL, Jet A
      23.4 Freeport/Dornink Airport
      (C86)
      298 301 80, 100LL
      23.5 De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport
      (KDKB DKB)
      131 134 100LL, Jet A-1+
      24.1 Dacy Airport
      (0C0)
      58 61 100LL
      25.6 Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport
      (JVL KJVL JVL)
      5 8 100LL, Jet A
      26.0 Bresson Airport
      (C82)
      180 183 100LL
      26.7 Dixon Municipal-Charles R Walgreen Field Airport
      (C73)
      215 218 100LL, Jet A
      30.9 Hinckley Airport
      (0C2)
      145 148 80
      33.3 Monroe Municipal Airport
      (KEFT EFT)
      319 322 100LL, Jet A
      34.4 Galt Field Airport
      (10C)
      68 72 100LL
      34.4 Lake In The Hills Airport
      (3CK)
      88 92 100LL, Jet A
      37.5 Whiteside Co Airport-Jos H Bittorf Field Airport
      (KSQI SQI)
      223 225 100LL, Jet A
      37.6 Aurora Municipal Airport
      (AUZ KARR ARR)
      132 135 100, Jet A-1
      40.2 Grand Geneva Resort Airport
      (C02)
      50 54 100LL, Jet A
      40.7 Jana Airport
      (58C)
      1 4 100LL
      41.6 Dupage Airport
      (DPA KDPA DPA)
      114 118 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL KRFD NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of KRFD

      NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

      Locations (ICAO):
      Buffer (Both Sides):
      NM
      Include:
    • Ratings & Reviews

      Chicago/Rockford International Airport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Chicago/Rockford International Airport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Flight Service Number of Flights
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      International Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Business Centers
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restrooms
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Architecture
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Security Lines
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Parking Pricing
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Transport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Car Rental
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Taxis
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    • Remarks

      A110-1 ARFF INDEX E EQUIP AVBL WITH 1 HR PPR CALL 815-969-4011
      A110-2 BIRDS & DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
      A110-4 TRIPLE-TANDEM TRT550 RY 07/25 & TRT590 RY 01/19.
      A110-5 US CUSTOMS OFFICE RQR 2 HR ADVANCE NOTICE DURING BUSINESS HRS MON-FRI 0830-1700.
      A33-07/25 CONC PORTION GOOD CONDITION.

    • Runways

      RFD Airport Runway Summary

      Runways: 01/19: 8200 ft (2499 m)
      07/25: 10002 ft (3049 m)
      Longest Runway: 07/25 is 10002 ft (3049 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach: 01, 07

      RFD Airport Runway Details

      Runway 01/19  8200 ft x 150 ft (2499 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 01/20/2011
      Surface:  Asphalt/Concrete - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
      Runway Pavement Class:  96 /F/B/W/T
      Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  100.
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  210.
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  390.0
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  850.

      Runway 01

      Runway 19

      Elevation: 
      709 736
      Latitude: 
      42-11-00.4866N 42-12-21.1227N
      Longitude: 
      089-05-29.0962W 089-05-18.7911W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      5 185
      ILS Type: 
      ILS/DME
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      ROAD TREE
      Object Height: 
      7 65
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      541 2613
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      542 ft. right of centerline 561 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Touchdown Rollout
      Approach Light System: 
      1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
      REIL: 
      Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Yes No
      Centerline Lights: 
      Yes Yes
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      75
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      8199 8199
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      8199 8199
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      8199 8099
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      8199 8099

      Runway 07/25  10002 ft x 150 ft (3049 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 01/20/2011
      Surface:  Asphalt/Concrete - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
      Runway Pavement Class:  85 /R/B/W/T
      Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  100.
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  190.
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  360.0
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  850.

      Runway 07

      Runway 25

      Elevation: 
      742 736
      Latitude: 
      42-11-24.8248N 42-12-05.9284N
      Longitude: 
      089-07-11.7219W 089-05-10.8884W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      65 245
      ILS Type: 
      ILS
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREES TREE
      Object Height: 
      128 51
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      4660 1222
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      542 ft. right of centerline 561 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
      Approach Light System: 
      Standard 2,400 Foot High Intensity Approach Lighting System With Sequenced Flashers, Cat. II or III Config.
      REIL: 
      Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Yes No
      Centerline Lights: 
      Yes Yes
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      69 75
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      10002 10002
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      10002 10002
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      10002 10002
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      10002 10002

    • Services

      Airframe Repair: 
      Major
      Powerplant Repair: 
      Major
      Bottled Oxygen: 
      High Pressure / Low Pressure
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      High Pressure / Low Pressure
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL, Jet A
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Hangars and tiedowns available

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