Economic Contribution of the Hartford-Brainard Airport
Economic Contribution to CT
The total economic contribution of the Hartford-Brainard Airport totals 361 jobs and $59 million of output, including $28 million of labor income and $1.3 million in state and local tax revenues. The Hartford-Brainard Airport is an economic asset to the City of Hartford, the Hartford metropolitan area, and the State of Connecticut. More than 8,600 visiting aircraft landed at the Airport in 2010, carrying recreational pilots and business travelers. Approximately 15 percent of the total operations at Hartford-Brainard Airport were for business purposes. The Airport contributes to the success of local businesses by meeting demand for time-sensitive cargo transportation and air transportation for key personnel and clients.