About DuPage Airport
Situated 29 miles west of the central business district of Chicago, in West Chicago, a city in DuPage County, Illinois, DuPage Airport is a general aviation public use airport. The airport is operated and owned by the DuPage Airport Authority. DuPage Airport is also a relief airport for Chicago Midway International Airport and O’Hare International Airport. Covering an area of about 1,200 acres, DuPage Airport has 4 active concrete and asphalt runways, all in good condition.
There are 260 aircraft based on the field of DuPage Airport, such as multiple-engine airplanes, jet airplanes, helicopters, and single-engine airplanes. The major aircraft operations DuPage Airport provides are military, local general aviation, commercial, air taxi, and transient general aviation.