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About the Aviation Career Day and Airport Open House

The Whiteside County Airport, in cooperation with airport-based businesses and organizations, are hosting an Aviation Career Day and Airport Open House on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10:00 AM.  The Aviation Career Day will feature exhibitors from area aviation businesses, corporate flight departments, aircraft charter companies, regional airlines, air traffic control facilities, military recruitment, community colleges, and state universities.  The purpose of this Aviation Career Day is to inspire the next generation of aviation industry professionals from pilots to mechanics and beyond.  There is no fee for registration or for attending the event.  The Aviation Career Day and Airport Open House is open to the public.  Come on out to the airport for a day of aviation education and fun!

Whiteside County Airport (SQI)

The Whiteside County Airport is located approximately 2 miles south of Rock Falls, Illinois.  It features two asphalt runways the longest of which is 7/25 with a length of 6,499' and a width of 150'.  The second runway, 18/36 is 3900' long x 100' wide.



Looking for a new place to call your aviation home?   Check out our available hangars, or call the airport manager for the most up-to-date list of available hangars or large garage storage space.


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Visit uS

We are a public airport!  Stop by and watch some airplanes take off and land!
From Sterling or Rock Falls, drive south on IL-40.  Continue over Interstate 88.  The airport will be on your left (east side of IL-40).  You can't miss us!