About Decatur Airport
Situated 5 miles east of the downtown of Decatur, a city in Macon County, Illinois, Decatur Airport is a public use airport owned and operated by the Decatur Park District. National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems categorizes Decatur Airport as a regional general aviation facility. The airport covers an area of about 2,100 acres and features three asphalt and concrete paved runways. Cape Air is the main airline with Chicago and St. Louis being the top destinations.
There are 59 aircraft based on the field of Decatur Airport, such as ultralights, military aircraft, and single-engine airplanes. The major aircraft operations Decatur Airport provides are local general aviation, commercial, military, air taxi, and transient general aviation.