Runway Length: 7,400 feet
Runway Width: 100 feet
Runway Strength: 129,000 lbs duel wheel
Operating Hours: 24/7/365
Control Tower Hours: 7 AM to 11 PM
Based Aircraft: 183
Annual Operations (2011): 62,953
Aviation Department Budget (FY2013): $11,657,376
Aviation Department Employees: 35 FTE
Jobs supported due to Airport (2012 ITRE Study): 1,980 annually (direct 900, indirect 710, induced 370)
Airport's Economic Impact (2012 ITRE Study): $175,790,000 annually (up from $110,000,000 in 2006)
Concord Regional Airport
9000 Aviation Blvd.
Concord, North Carolina 28027
Take I-85 N to exit 49 (Bruton Smith Blvd). At exit ramp light turn left towards Concord Mills. Go about 1.2 miles and turn right at stop light onto Derita Road. Go one (1) mile, entrance to airport (Aviation Blvd.) is on right.
Take I-85 S to exit 52 - (Poplar Tent Road) Turn right on to Poplar Tent Road at ramp exit. Drive .8 miles and turn left at traffic light onto Derita Road. Go 1.5 miles, entrance to airport on left.
Aerial Photo of the Concord Regional Airport
Regional Location of Concord Regional Airport
CITY OF CONCORD REGIONAL AIRPORT
HAS 7,400 FEET RUNWAY
Concord Regional Airport has a 7,400 feet runway which was recently overlayed and strengthened to support aircraft landing weights of up to 129,000 pounds. The runway improvements improve safety and allow pilots to take off and land with greater fuel and passenger capacities.