|WORLD AREA CODE||41|
|ZIP CODE||IL 61109|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||CHI|
LAT / LON 42°11'43"N / -89°-5'-49"W
Station ID: KRFD
Observation Time: 05/03/2021 6:37 am
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About Chicago Rockford International Airport Code
Chicago Rockford International Airport code is RFD. This facility is located four miles south of Rockford in Illinois at an elevation of 226 meters above sea level.
About Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD)
Nestled in the heart of Winnebago County, Illinois, Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) is a hub of UPS Airlines serving five destinations with direct services throughout the year. The facility has been a host of several airshows ever since, some of which often turned out to be the largest of its kind in Northern Illinois.
Some of the busiest routes from Chicago Rockford International Airport include Punta Gorda (Florida), Phoenix/Mesa (Arizona), and St. Petersburg/Clearwater (Florida). Chicago Rockford International Airport, also known as The Rockford airport, is spread across an area of 2,900 acres featuring two world-class runways. According to a 2017 report, the airport handled over 39,642 aircraft operations including 61% general aviation, 31% airline, 4% military, and 3% air taxi.
Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) Runways
1/19 : 8200×150 ft ILS equipped
7/25 : 10,002×150 ft ILS equipped
Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) Terminal
The airport hosts a terminal that was built in 1987 to keep up with the exponentially growing services. The terminal was named Donald A. Manzullo International Terminal in 2013 and in 2017 given permission to expand its cargo and terminal areas.
Nearest Airports to Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD)
Chicago O’Hare : 63 miles
Chicago Midway : 75 miles
Milwaukee General Mitchell : 80 miles
Quad City : 88 miles
Major Passenger Airlines Operating from Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD)
Major Cargo Airlines Operating from Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD)
|01-19||8,199 ft||150 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|07-25||10,004 ft||150 ft||Partially concrete, asphalt or bitumen-bound macadam||Yes|
Frequently Asked Questions
When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
Can I use the Wi-Fi facility at the airport?Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
What facilities are available at the airport for me?The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
Which department should I get in touch with at the airport to report the loss of articles?You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
Do I need to carry something to claim the lost property?Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
Can I avail medical facilities at the airport?Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
Who should I contact if my baggage is missing at the destination airport?Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
Can I carry medicines to the airport?Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
Who should I contact if I found any unattended item at the airport?For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.