Nestled 10 miles northeast of the downtown of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Northeast Philadelphia Airport is a city-owned, public airport. It is the general aviation reliever airport for the major airport in Philadelphia – Philadelphia International Airport. Being the city’s sixth busiest airport, Northeast Philadelphia Airpor features a number of facilities, including two asphalt paved runways. DHL Aviation is the leading cargo airline with Cincinnati being the top destination.
There are 132 aircraft based on the field of Northeast Philadelphia Airport, such as multiple-engine airplanes, jet airplanes, helicopters, and single-engine airplanes. The major aircraft operations Northeast Philadelphia Airport provides are local general aviation, air taxi, military, and transient general aviation.