Hagerstown Regional Airport is a public airport owned and operated by Washington County, serving Hagerstown in Maryland, United States. Also known as Richard A. Henson Field, the airport is situated four nautical miles (five miles; seven kilometres) north of the central business district of Hagerstown, approximately one mile or 800 metres from the Maryland/Pennsylvania border. Residing at an elevation of 703 feet or 214 metres above mean sea level, Hagerstown Regional Airport in Western Maryland can be located on the map with the coordinates 39°42′31″N 077°43′35″W. Federal Aviation Administration recorded 1,696 passenger boarding or enplanements for the airport in 2008, 13,365 in 2009, and 10,665 in 2010, with the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011-2015 categorising it as a general aviation airport (based on the 2008 numbers).
Hagerstown Regional Airport has a terminal building which provides for basic check-in, departure, and arrival needs of the passengers. The terminal accommodates scheduled passenger service provided by Allegiant Air (seasonal flights to and from Orlando/Sanford and St. Petersburg-Clearwater) and Sun Air Express (to and from Washington-Dulles).
Services and Facilities
Hagerstown Regional Airport operates with two asphalt-surfaced runways, designated 9/27 and 2/20. Aircraft operations at the airport include general aviation, military, air taxi, and scheduled commercial services. Passengers and guests utilising the airport can make use of the Wi-Fi connection within the terminal building. There are also different businesses in Hagerstown Regional Airport that provide services to the general public, as well as airside services to the general aviation community. Parking is free at the airport, and there is also an on-site car rental service.
Airside services include the Rider Jet Center – FBO, which has services that include aircraft fuelling, pilot shop, catering, courtesy car, pilot lunge, WSI computerised weather, conference room, tie-downs, rental car arrangements, hotel arrangements, GPU, quick turns, and heated hangars; Runways with a full service restaurant; Advanced Interiors with aircraft interior refurbishing; Fugro Geospatial, Inc. with airborne remote sensing and aerial photography; Hagerstown Flight School, LLC with pilot training and aircraft rentals; Mecaer Aviation Group with aircraft completions, mission customising, maintenance, repair, and overhaul services; Midwest Air Traffic Control Service, Inc. with an air traffic control tower; Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics with school for Aviation Maintenance Technology; Plane Care LLC; R&M Enterprises with aircraft inspection, maintenance, and repair; Royal Aircraft Services LLC with aircraft painting, corrosion removal, detailing, hail damage repairs, annual inspections, altimeter and transponder certifications, and general maintenance; Sierra Nevada Corporation with integrated missions systems aircraft modification, FAA certification, project management, engineering, and manufacturing; Terry’s A&P Service with annual aircraft inspections; and Dr. Joseph R. Wilson, an FAA Medical Examiner.