Danbury Municipal Airport – DXR Airport
Danbury Municipal Airport or DXR Airport is a public airport located in Danbury, Connecticut. It serves the Danbury, Connecticut area and is owned by the city of Danbury. The airport is classified as a regional reliever airport by the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. One airline offers seasonal charter flights from the airport.
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The history of the airport dates back to 1928. At the time, local pilots bought a 60-acre land and named it Tucker’s Field. It was leased later on to the town and became the Danbury Municipal Airport. Today, the airport occupies 248 acres of land and has two runways with an asphalt surface. Runway 8/26 measures 4,422 feet long and runway 17/35 measures 3,135 feet long. As of 2015, the airport had a record of 61,270 aircraft operations, 56% of which was from general aviation and 40% from transient general aviation. There are 264 aircrafts based in the airport as of 2015. Areas located nearby that can make use of the airport’s services include Milford, New Haven, and Oakville among many others.
What to Do & Area Attractions
When it comes to finding hotel rooms to stay the night or book for a vacation, there is no problem because there are many good ones to choose from. The Crowne Plaza Danbury is a beautiful contemporary business hotel that has a chic restaurant, a cosmopolitan lounge, plus an indoor pool. Rooms are comfortable and have a wonderful view of the city. The Ethan Allen Hotel is also a beautiful choice. Rooms are modern and come with flat-screen TVs and iPod docks. There is also an outdoor pool and restaurant in the hotel. Hotel Zero Degrees Danbury is a unique hotel. Rooms are filled with works of art. There is a sleek restaurant, and a local shuttle is provided for free.
Other airports are located nearby including Long Island MacArthur Airport and Brookhaven Calabro Airport, both of which are less than two hours away.
On this page it is easy to search for Danbury, CT airport hotels, we have listed hotels, airport motels,
resorts, inns in order of proximity, closest airport lodging options are listed first. Danbury, CT, United States (DXR-Danbury Municipal) airport
area map also gives you guidance on the distance of these hotels from the DXR airport.
Most of these DXR
hotels are designed to serve frequent travelers. If you are on business trip or family vacation or if your flight is delayed
and you need an overnight stay near the airport. Some of these Danbury, CT
motels have passenger pick up or free airport shuttle service which you can take advantage of.
Some of the main attractions in the area around the DXR airport are Long Wharf Theatre, Bartlem Park, and Lighthouse Point Carousel.
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Weather Forecast for Danbury, CT, United States (DXR-Danbury Municipal)
If you planning to travel to Danbury, CT, United States (DXR-Danbury Municipal), here is your 6-day travel weather forecast to make sure you have all the essentials needed during your stay.
Start your day when the sunrises at 11:09 AM.
The temperature feels like 45.45 with a humidity level of 74 so dress accordingly.
Cloud coverage is 20 percent with visibility at 14.4 percent.
Today’s UV index is 4, don’t forget the sunscreen if you need it!
Today’s winds are traveling west-northwest at a speed of 8 MPH. At the end of the day don’t miss the sunset at 10:06 PM.
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What are the most common amenities for Danbury, CT DXR airport hotels?
Airport hotels have useful amenities for frequent travelers like free DXR airport shuttle service, 24 hour in-room dinning,
late check-in and check-out and free breakfast. For business traveler amenities like
free wifi and meeting rooms are helpful. Most common amenities are Vending Machines, Complimentary Breakfast
and Complimentary Breakfast.
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