The Info List - Hartford–Brainard Airport

Hartford–Brainard Airport
Hartford–Brainard Airport
(IATA: HFD, ICAO: KHFD, FAA LID: HFD) is a towered public airport three miles (5 km) southeast of downtown Hartford, in Hartford County, Connecticut. It is owned by the Connecticut
Airport Authority.[1] It is included in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017–2021, in which it is categorized as a regional reliever airport facility.[2]


1 Facilities and aircraft 2 See also 3 References 4 External links

Facilities and aircraft[edit] Hartford–Brainard Airport
Hartford–Brainard Airport
covers 201 acres (81 ha) and has three runways and one helipad:[1]

2/20: 4,417 x 150 ft (1,346 x 46 m) Asphalt Runway
11/29: 2,314 x 71 ft (705 x 22 m) Asphalt Runway
NE/SW: 2,309 x 150 ft (704 x 46 m) Turf (closed during winter months from November 2 to April 30 except for ski-equipped aircraft or helicopter training) Helipad
H1: 70 x 77 ft (21 x 23 m) Asphalt

In the year ending June 12, 2001 the airport had 120,217 aircraft operations, average 329 per day: 99% general aviation, 1% air taxi and <1% military. 144 aircraft are based at this airport: 87% single-engine, 10% multi-engine, 1% jet aircraft, 1% helicopters and 1% gliders.[1] The Connecticut
Wing Civil Air Patrol 071st Royal Charter Composite Squadron (NER-CT-071) operates out of the airport.[3] See also[edit]

Bradley International Airport
Bradley International Airport
(BDL) Connecticut
World War II Army Airfields


^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for HFD (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-07-05 ^ "List of NPIAS Airports" (PDF). FAA.gov. Federal Aviation Administration. 21 October 2016. Retrieved 23 November 2016.  ^ http://www.ctwg.cap.gov/ct071.html Civil Air Patrol 071st

External links[edit]

Brainard Airport FAA Airport Diagram (PDF), effective March 29, 2018 FAA Terminal Procedures for HFD, effective March 29, 2018 Resources for this airport:

FAA airport information for HFD AirNav airport information for KHFD ASN accident history for HFD FlightAware airport information and live flight tracker NOAA/NWS latest weather observations SkyVector aeronautical chart, Terminal Procedures

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Airports in Connecticut


Bradley Tweed New Haven


Danbury Hartford–Brainard Robertson


Chester Danielson Groton–New London Meriden Markham Sikorsky Simsbury Waterbury–Oxford Windham

Public use

Candlelight Farms Ellington Goodspeed Salmon River Skylark Toutant Waterbury

Private use

Gardner Lake Rentschler Heliport


Bradley ANGB



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