About Aurora Municipal Airport (AUZ, KARR)
Situated 8 miles west of Aurora City, in Kane County, Illinois, Aurora Municipal Airport is a public use airport in the village of Sugar Grove. The airport lies west of Chicago and is operated and owned by the City of Aurora. It is developed as a reliever airport for Midway and Chicago’s O’Hare airports. Covering an area of about 1,100 acres, Aurora Municipal Airport features three concrete and asphalt paved runways in good condition.
There are 318 aircraft based on the field of Aurora Municipal Airport, such as multi-engine airplanes, helicopters, jet airplanes, and single-engine airplanes. The major aircraft operations Aurora Municipal Airport provides are transient general aviation, air taxi, commercial, and military, and local general aviation.