Preston Aviation Department

Find Preston Connecticut aviation departments, administration, agencies and FAA. Aviation departments provide information on civil and private aviation, airports, airlines, flights, regulations, safety and jobs.


US Federal Aviation Agency Warwick 464 Warwick Industrial Drive Warwick RI 02886 32.8 miles from Preston 401-528-5131


Aviation & Ports Bureau Newington 2800 Berlin Turnpike Newington CT 06111 38.1 miles from Preston 860-622-2200

US FAA New Bedford 1569 Airport Road New Bedford MA 02746 55.2 miles from Preston 508-999-3611

Do I contact the Aviation Department with complaints about airline service?

If the problem cannot be resolved directly with the airline carrier, the complaint should be directed to the U.S. Department of Transportation's Aviation Consumer Protection Division (ACPD).

Does the Aviation Department regulate drones?

The regulation of drones, or unmanned aircraft systems, is relatively new and still evolving. The FAA has developed operational rules known as "Part 107" rules for commercial use drones. The Academy of Model Aeronautics is responsible for coordinating community-based safety guidelines for recreational use drones.

What is a Public Use Airport?

A public use airport makes its services available to businesses and the general public. They are distinct from private use airports which are used exclusively by their owners.