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Dayton International Airport 
City of Dayton > Departments > Economic Development

Easy To and Through The Dayton International Airport (DAY) is a key travel hub and a prime location for business development. Whether a business needs a 1-acre or 100-acre site, the City of Dayton is ready to work with your business to meet its needs. In 2009, the Airport received approval to make over 350-acres of Airport property available for general economic development uses. Dayton was recently named the Ohio Aerospace Hub.

Site Development To view available airport properties, please click hereThe Airport's development properties are generally divided into distinct development sites, which are: General Aviation, Commerce Park and Airport Logistics Network.

  • The "Airport Logistics Network" development site is located on the south side of the Dayton International Airport with close access to Interstates 70 and 75. Infrastructure and roadway improvements are already in place.Incentives at the Dayton International Airport include an active Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) and a Community Reinvestment Area Program (CRA) that provides up to fifteen (15) years of abatement from Ohio real property taxes.
  • The "Commerce Park" development site is strategically located alongside Terminal Drive and bordered by State Route 40. These properties are available for both aviation and "non-aviation" uses, such as upscale office, light industrial, convenience store facilities and restaurants. Airport Commerce Park has the utilities and certain infrastructure in place for ease of development.
  • The "General Aviation" site offers prime acreage along Dixie Drive, with various sites located within and adjacent to the Airport Operation Area (AOA). These properties are available for development of hangar facilities, fixed based operator businesses, and other aviation uses. Utilities and infrastructure are already available within the General Aviation site.

Partnerships The City of Dayton also partners with the Ohio Department of Development, Ohio Department of Transportation, CityWide Development Corporation and Montgomery County for grant opportunities and creative financing for businesses seeking to locate at the Dayton International Airport.

Contact For more information about development opportunities at the Dayton International Airport, please contact us at (937) 333-3634 or call the Airport at (937) 454-8213.



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