Kissimmee Gateway Airport celebrates its 3 millionth operation

The Kissimmee Gateway Airport celebrated its 3 millionth operation reached on Nov. 1. The 3 millionth flight arrived at Odyssey Aviation on Friday, marking another milestone for the Kissimmee Gateway Airport’s tower, which was first staffed 22 years ago. 

 The Kissimmee airport is the closest general aviation airport to the Orlando/Orange County Convention Center, the concentration of convention hotel properties in the southwest Orlando metro area, and the world’s famous attractions. 

It can accommodate up to Boeing 737 Business Jet aircraft, as well as Airbus A319 and A320 aircraft. The main runway has a Federal Aviation Administration category I precision approach (ILS) for all weather landings, and the air traffic control tower is staffed from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.  daily.

For more information about the vity of Kissimmee, visit www.kissimmee.org.