Richmond’s Executive Alternative Airport
To seek public comments and announce a public hearing on the proposed extension of Runway 15 and associated improvements at Richmond Executive - Chesterfield County Airport located within the County of Chesterfield, Virginia. The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is reviewing a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for a proposed runway extension as a component of the airport’s License Modification Application. DEQ is also reviewing a federal consistency certification (FCC) submitted pursuant to the Coastal Zone Management Act.
March 3, 2015
Informational Workshop between 6:00 PM and 7:00 PM
Public Hearing beginning at 7:00 PM
Public Meeting Room – Chesterfield County
10001 Iron Bridge Road
Chesterfield, Virginia 23832
Whether you are a corporate pilot, fly your own plane or a businessperson looking for convenient access, Chesterfield County Airport (FCI) is the executive gateway into or out of the Greater Richmond Virginia area. Business and personal fliers have long preferred FCI for its convenience and comprehensive personal attention - real advantages worth considering when selecting a destination airport.
A First Choice Central Location
Chesterfield County Airport is located in the fast growing I-95 corridor that runs from Florida to New York and New England. Interstate 95 is just five miles to the east of the airport. The Chesterfield County Government Center is less than 2 miles southeast of the airport and downtown Richmond is only 12 miles to the north. Located at the interchange of Route 10 and Route 288, FCI is at the center of a triangle formed by the cities of Richmond, Petersburg and Hopewell. This central location makes it easy to get to or from your meeting or destination without hassle or delay.
An Aviation Reliever Airport for RIC
FCI is designated by the FAA as an official general aviation reliever airport for Richmond International Airport (RIC) and boasts amenities commensurate with that status. For instance, you will find a 5,500-foot runway, one precision and three non-instrument approaches that includes a new Instrument Landing System (ILS) and associated lighting that insures all weather operations. Business and private flyers alike have preferred FCI airport for its convenience and service. Hangar space is generally available from T-hangars to large corporate hangars; and for those wishing to base an aircraft, hangar sites are also available for lease at reasonable rates.
Comprehensive Aviation Services
The Chesterfield County Airport delivers comprehensive services without the congestion, expense or delays common at large commercial service airports. We can accommodate aircraft from corporate jets to single engine general aviation aircraft and provide pilots and passengers with personal services and comforts to feel right at home. We have a well appointed pilots lounge, flight planning room adjacent to overnight crew quarters and office and conference rooms are available on a scheduled basis. We invite you to take a close look at FCI airport. For information and discounted services please contact the Airport Manager, Patrick Driscoll.
A Full Service FBO
Dominion Aviation Services (DAS), a full service fixed base operator, offers a full spectrum of services during normal business hours and after hours by request. Services from Dominion Aviation include corporate charter, piston and turbine maintenance, major AF & PP, interior shop, aircraft sales, car rental, catering, 100LL and Jet A fuel.
Check out our on-site restaurant with a 200 seat banquet facility with a daily lunch buffet run by King’s Korner.
Adjacent to the Chesterfield Airport Industrial Park
Adjoining FCI is a 265-acre industrial park for light industry and manufacturing. The Chesterfield Airport Industrial Park provides an excellent opportunity for businesses with a company plane to have the best of all possible worlds. To discover the business advantages of the park visit Chesterfield Economic Development.