Introduction to Chicago Rockford International Airport
Chicago Rockford International Airport (KRFD) is an international grade airport 56 nautical miles northwest of Chicago O'Hare. RFD is served by two airlines: Allegiant and Apple Vacations. RFD serves eight non-stop destinations including Cancun, Ft. Myers, Jamaica, Las Vegas, Orlando, Phoenix, Punta Cana and Tampa Bay. The airport is a U.S. Customs Port.
Recently named the fastest-growing cargo airport in the world, RFD is the second-largest hub in North America for UPS, is also served by ABX, ATI, Atlas cargo airlines and Amazon Prime and has a 10,002 ft primary runway with a CAT III...
The airline hopes to serve at least seven US destinations from London Gatwick.
- $677m grants to fund US airport infrastructure projects
- Cargo surge at RFD
- RFD Expansion
- ABX Air's Third Daily Flight Arrives and Takes Off at RFD
- Apple Vacations Entering its 12th Year at RFD
- RFD Receives 2016 Illinois Public Airport Association Construction Project Award