Why choose Portage County Airport?

Portage County Ohio is located centrally within the second most heavily dense educational environment in North America!

Portage County Ohio serves as a central transportation hub within heart of Northeast Ohio!

The Portage County Airport has building sites available for development!

Attention! All Airport Authority Hangar Tenants!

Please report all maintenance concerns to:

Groundskeeper Jay Dunlavy at (330) 819-5092 or Vice-Chairman John Siman (216) 695-6062!

Metro Life Flight

Metro Life Flight Portage County AirportMetro Life Flight, an internationally recognized critical care transport service, came on board at the Portage County Airport in 2008.

Board Meetings

Portage Flight CenterBoard Meetings Open to the Public!

The Board meets on the second Wednesday of each month at the Portage Flight Center, 4039 Nanway Boulevard, in Shalersville Township, at 7 pm.

Posted on the bulletin board at the Portage Flight Center are the latest meeting minutes, Rules and Regulations of the Airport Board, and forms for records requests. The minutes and Rules and Regulations may also be found under the Home tab on this page!

Next meeting March 11, 2015!

Questions or concerns may be directed to President Trew at (330) 697-5428 or Vice-President John Siman at (216) 695-6062. You may reach Secretary Karen Stacko at (330) 562-4074.

Board Members

Portage County Ohio Regional Airport Authority Board Members: 

John E. Trew, AICP, President
John Siman, Vice-President
Norman Erickson, Member
Robert Krister, Member
Homer Lucas, Member
Christopher Mars,Member
Tim Paul, Member
Melvin Steedly, Member
Karen Stacko, Secretary-Treasurer


Portage County Ohio Regional Airport  Ravenna, Ohio (KPOV)Welcome to the Portage County Regional Airport located in the heart of the Western Reserve in Northeast Ohio. There is a paved 3,500 foot runway and taxiway.

We are conveniently located near Wild Water Kingdom Waterpark, Aurora Premium Outlets, Kent State University, Akron University, and the Northeast Ohio Universities College of Medicine. Surrounding and nearby cities are Mantua, Streetsboro, Ravenna, Aurora, and Twinsburg.

Door-to-door ground transportation to these establishments, as well as commercial and industrial businesses, is available by reservation at a nominal fee.

Portage Flight Center provides the FBO services and is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5 pm.

Note: There is a temporary suspension of flight training until further notice, and the FBO office is closed on Saturday and Sunday. A temporary outdoor toilet facility has been set up near the FBO office. However, the automated fuel system remains available 24-hours for 100 LL and Jet A fuel.

Please watch for news about returning services! Please search under the "Home" icon above for Board meeting minutes and the Rules and Regulations.

Industrial Sites
Light industrial sites building sites available. Several have direct runway access. Explore our Building Sites page for site details and development resources.

Young Eagles

Ever wonder what it's like to fly? Thanks to the EAA's Young Eagle program, flight experiences are available free of charge for kids ages 8 - 17.

For more information visit youngeagles.org or eaa.org To setup your child's flight experience, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Portage County Young EaglesEAA - The Experimental Aircraft Association

Smartphone Ready

The Portage County, Ohio Regional Airport website now provides special built-in design optimized for modern mobile devices such as iPhone, Android and Windows Mobile-based.

We have also designed our website to be handicapped accessible with the ability for speech synthesis card compatibility.

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