Chester County Airport Information

The Chester County Airport (also known as G.O. Carlson) is a public airport located two miles west of Coatesville, PA.  The airport opened in 1928 as Coatesville Airport and was owned and operated by the City of Coatesville until 1959 when it was purchased by Chester County and the Chester County Area Airport Authority was formed.

The airport is designated as a class C-II reliever airport, covering 250 acres with one runway and its FAA location identifier is “MQS.”  For the twelve (12) month period ending February 24, 2014, Chester County Airport’s average daily operations were 114 per day.

The Chester County Airport is located off Business Route 30 at 1 Earhart Drive in Coatesville and the main airport phone number is (610) 383-6057.

For more information on Chester County Airport:

Chester County Airport’s Helicopter Pilot Guide can be accessed here

Helicopter Pilots Guide (Aircraft Pattern Flight Path)

Helicopter Pilots Guide (Airport Surface Map)

For the FAA fact sheet on Chester County Airport (MQS):

Sikorsky Global Helicopter, located adjacent to Chester County Airport in Bellaire Business Center, is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corporation and serves both commercial and military markets.  Their address is 110 East Stewart Huston Drive, Coatesville, PA  19320 and their main phone number is (800) 946-4337.

Security (Main Desk Contact) Number is (484) 785-5542.