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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 July 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

Operations

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
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

       

    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 & Location
    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 07/19/18 to 0901Z 08/16/18.

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    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, Charts, & Diagrams

    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 Weather

    METAR

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    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

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    NOTAMS within
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    Ratings & Reviews

    Chicago/Rockford International Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Chicago/Rockford International Airport
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote 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
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Public Telephones
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote 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)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Runways

    RFD Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 07/25 is 10004 ft (3049 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 01, 07

    RFD Airport Runway Details



    Runway [X] 01/19  8199 ft x 150 ft (2499 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway [X] 01

    Runway [X] 19

    Elevation: 
    708 736
    Latitude: 
    42.1835 42.2059
    Longitude: 
    -89.0914 -89.0886
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    5 185
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    708 736
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0



    Runway 07/25  10004 ft x 150 ft (3049 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  PEM -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 07

    Runway 25

    Elevation: 
    742 735
    Latitude: 
    42.1902 42.2016
    Longitude: 
    -89.1199 -89.0864
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    65 245
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    742 735
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0

    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.

    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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