Find Elberta Alabama airports, local, private and regional and international airports. Airports provide information about flights, departures, arrivals, times, airport delays, international airlines, and airport codes.
Gulf State Park Seaplane Airport 25518 Perdido Beach Boulevard Orange Beach AL 36561 7.3 miles from Elberta
Vaughn Private Airport - Al69 Vaughn Road Robertsdale AL 36567 13.5 miles from Elberta
Saufley Field Nolf Airport 6490 Saufley Field Road Pensacola FL 32509 16.6 miles from Elberta
Pensacola Naval Air Station Forrest Sherman Airport - NPA Skyhawk Drive Pensacola FL 32508 16.8 miles from Elberta
Silverhill Outlying Landing Airport 12430 County Road 54 Daphne AL 36526 18.6 miles from Elberta
According to the FAA, there are over 19,000 airports in the U.S. Most of these are private use facilities that do not serve the public. Of the approximately 5,100 public use airports in the U.S., 499 are Commercial Service Airports. The remaining public use airports are General Aviation Airports.Are airport workers government employees?
The people working at an airport are generally a mix of private sector and government employees. Many are employed by the airlines and other businesses that provide services at an airport. Both the federal Transportation Security Administration and state or local law enforcement agencies employ security personnel at airports. Workers who manage and maintain airport facilities may be employees of an airport authority or a private sector business.How are public use airports funded?
For the most part, airport operations are funded through user fees and surcharges paid by customers and businesses that utilize airport services. In addition, about 3,330 public use airports are eligible for FAA Airport Improvement Program grants, which provide funds for capital improvements.