Roanoke Blacksburg Regional Airport (IATA: ROA, ICAO: KROA, FAA LID: ROA) (Woodrum Field) is three miles northwest of Roanoke, Virginia. It is governed by the five-member Roanoke Regional Airport Commission, which includes representatives from both the city and county of Roanoke. The airport has two runways and over 60 scheduled flights a day; it covers 912 acres (369 ha). Federal Aviation Administration records say the airport had 315,293 passenger boardings (enplanements) in calendar year 2008, 297,588 in 2009 and 316,478 in 2010. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017 2021 categorized it as a non-hub primary commercial service facility. With a history to the time following World War I, Roanoke Regional Airport has evolved from a pair of dirt runways and a single hangar to a modern airport. The terminal building was completed in 1989; the control tower was completed in 2005. In the year ending June 2017 Roanoke Regional saw 609,000 passengers, with 81% on-time departures and 83% on-time arrivals. The top carriers into Roanoke were Piedmont Airlines with 35. 3%, ExpressJet with 23. 18%, Delta with 13. 87%, Allegiant with 10. 56%, and the now defunct Trans States with 7. 49% of all passengers.
|Contact Number:||+1 540-362-1999|
|Airport Address:||5202 Aviation Dr NW, Roanoke, VA 24012, United States|