About Orlando Executive Airport
Orlando Executive Airport is a general aviation and corporate aviation airport.. It is a popular airport because of its proximity to State Road 408 East-West Expressway as well as to downtown Orlando. It is operated by the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority.
Only 3 miles east from the business and financial center of Orlando, ORL is a perfect flight path for the corporate traveler. It provides access to all of Orlando’s major highways thereby putting industrial and business centers within minutes of the airport.
With its central location and a long list of amenities, ORL is the ideal stopping place on your route to any of the area’s major attractions. Additionally, the “door-to-door” service makes the transition from air to ground transportation effortless to passengers.
Orlando Executive Airport provides 24 hour service through two fixed base operators, Sheltair Aviation Services and Atlantic Aviation. Because of ORL’s centralized location, travelers will find restaurants, hotels and a variety of stores within a 3 mile drive of the airport. The most popular shopping malls in Orlando are also very close by.
ORL and Community
Orlando Executive Airport is a vital component of the area’s economy. Because of its central location, it is the main reliever airport for Orlando International Airport (MCO) because if its quality approaches and the ability to handle quick take-off demands.
Orlando Executive Airport is Central Florida’s first commercial airfield. Since 1928, it has responded to the needs of a growing community. Today, ORL is recognized as the area’s finest general aviation facility and the best of its kind in Florida and the U.S.
ORL is on 1,056 acres owned by the City of Orlando. Both private and corporate aircraft facilities are available. This provides business and pleasure travelers with many top-flight services and amenities. It is considered to be The Airport that brought Commercial Aviation to Central Florida.