ESTABLISHED: at site in 1972
LOCATION: 6 miles from downtown
PRIMARY SERVICE AREA: Okaloosa and parts of Walton counties, Eglin AFB, Florida
POPULATION OF PRIMARY SERVICE AREA: 186,000
SECONDARY AREA: Eastern Santa Rosa County, western Walton County, Florida.
PERCENTAGE OF PASSENGERS FROM PRIMARY SERVICE AREA: 80 percent
TAKEOFF/LANDING RATE: 60 per day maximum
AIRLINES: Northwest, Atlantic, Southeast, ValuJet, USAir
AIRLINES THAT PROVIDE JET SERVICE: Northwest, Atlantic Southeast, ValuJet
RUNWAYS: 10,000 feet and 12,000 feet
NUMBER OF CONCOURSES: 2
PASSENGERS SERVED: 21,000 average over 6 month period
TOP TEN DESTINATIONS: Atlanta, Orlando, New York, St. Louis, Chicago, Memphis, Washington DC, Los Angeles, Boston, Dallas.
NEAREST HOTEL/MOTEL: 5 miles north and 10 miles south
RENTAL CAR COMPANIES: Avis, Budget, Hertz, National
FUNDING SOURCES: airport enterprise fund (user's rent/charges); FAA entitlements; Florida Department of Transportation Funds.
SOURCE: Okaloosa County Air Terminal, July 1997