Airport

Welcome

New Kent Airport (W96) is situated 15 minutes east of downtown Richmond and 30 minutes west of Williamsburg, Virginia. Our central location on the Virginia Peninsula serves the visitor well by allowing them easy access to our many natural and national treasures. Historic homes and battlefield sites dot the landscape, while world class golf and horse racing is just minutes away. This county airport provides the visitor a welcome relief from the congested airspace and road system of the Richmond area.

Environmental Assessment for Easement Acquisition

New Kent County has prepared an Environmental Assessment for Easement Acquisition, Obstruction Removal and T-Hangar Construction.  Please see the below documents for more information:

Notice Published in the Tidewater Review
New Kent County Airport (W96) Notice of Availability
2nd Notice Published in the Tidewater Review
Environmental Assessment for Obstruction Removal

Airport Information

  • Airport identifier - W96
  • Field elevation - 123 feet
  • Runway 10-28 dimensions - 3,600 feet by 75 feet
  • Unicom frequency - 122.8
  • 100LL available 24/7 with MasterCard, Visa, and Multiservice
  • Hours of operation - 0800 to 1700
  • RIC AWOS - (804) 236-1091
  • Caution - deer on and in vicinity of airport
  • Obstructions - trees