Airport businesses located on the property provide both jobs and tax revenue in the local community. Many Nevada County residents commute in their small aircraft for business meetings. Additionally, divisions of large corporations have located to this area and use the airport to provide shuttle service between Nevada County and larger metropolitan areas.
Tourism is also big business in Nevada County. Travelers in small aircraft from all over the U.S. have visited for business and recreation by flying into our community airport.
Business owners and local residents also use Nevada County Airport as a gateway to the national air transportation system. With one phone call to an aircraft charter business located at the airport, an individual can hire an aircraft to deliver them direct to larger airports that serve airline passengers, usually in less than an hour. From there, they might travel to anywhere in the world.