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Located 28 miles southeast of RDU, the Johnston County airport provides convenient access to numerous piedmont and eastern North Carolina destinations.

The Johnston County Airport Terminal Buildingis open and fuel service is available seven days a week. Monday- Friday, 7am to 7pm and Weekends, 8am to 6pm. For service after hours, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day, call 919-796-3688. Minimum fee $60.00.

3149 Swift Creek Rd.
Smithfield, NC 27577


    Facts about the Johnston County Airport

  • Runway: 5,500' x 100', 65,000 lb; Elevation: 165'
  • Airport Frequency: UNICOM 122.8
  • Localizer/DME/Glideslope (ILS) Frequency 111.15
  • AWOS III continuous on 120.225 by phone 919-934-3851
  • MALSR and Runway Lights Pilot activated on 122.8
  • Rotating Beacon and two lighted Wind Socks (photocell activated)
  • RCO Pilot activated on 135.075 (activated by 4 slow clicks)


RDU is located in the heart of the Research Triangle Region: 10 miles southeast of Durham; 10 miles northwest of Raleigh and serves the Smithfield area. RDU serves the Research Triangle Region of North Carolina with nearly 240 daily flights to 40 non-stop destinations.

2400 Terminal Blvd.
Morrisville, NC 27623

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235-A East Market Street
Smithfield, North Carolina 27577

tel 919.989.8687  |  fax 919.989.6295
toll free 1.800.441.7829


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