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Westchester County Airport

Airport information
Airport typePublic-use
OwnerWestchester County
ServesWhite Plains
LocationHarrison, North Castle, Rye Brook
Elevation134 m (439 ft)
Total Passengers1994088
Aircraft Operations153531
Based Aircraft260

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Westchester County Airport is a public-use airport located in the towns of Harrison, North Castle and Rye Brook in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is approximately 3 nautical miles (5.56 km) northeast of the central business district of White Plains, New York. It serves the areas of Westchester, a northern suburb of New York City, as well as Fairfield County, Connecticut, as the New York-Connecticut state border coincides with the airport's eastern limits. It also serves the New York metropolitan area, as it is about 33 miles (53 km) north of Midtown Manhattan. It is often used by those who wish to avoid the congestion of the other New York City-area airports. According to Federal Aviation Administration records, the airport had 999,752 passenger enplanements in 2010, a 3.61% increase from 964,927 enplanements in 2009. The Westchester County Airport currently has seven commercial airlines flying to fifteen destinations around the United States, with an additional destination to the Caribbean beginning November 15, 2011.

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