Traveling for business?
It's our pleasure to serve you.
Traveling for pleasure?
It's our business to serve you.
Either way, your successful travel experience is our top priority.
We are grateful for the opportunity to serve West Michigan's air transportation needs and are committed to giving our all to our business partners, customers, and neighbors.
Every day, from before dawn until after the city falls asleep, we are here to ensure that loved ones safely meet, packages arrive on time, and business transactions are conducted successfully.
At GFIA, the Kent County Department of Aeronautics is responsible
for the management and operation of the airfield and airport facilities. The federal Transportation
Security Administration (TSA) is responsible for the screening of passengers, carry-on baggage, and checked baggage. The Federal
Aviation Administration is responsible for air traffic control. Airlines, car rental companies, and other vendors are independent business operators.
November 23, 1963, the then Kent County Airport opened at its current location. Beginning November 25, 2013 - and continuing through the next twelve months, we will be celebrating our 50th anniversary. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter (@FlyGRFord) to keep up-to-date on all of our celebration activities.