Home of South Carolina’s largest general aviation airport focused on serving the needs of the state’s world-class aerospace industry.
Donaldson Field is the state’s largest general aviation airport, encompassing 1400 acres. Operated as a service of SCTAC, the airport is an important hub for cargo air freight and serves as a bustling aircraft maintenance and modification center providing everything from major repairs to routine inspections.
The airport serves the everyday needs of Lockheed Martin’s Greenville Operations Center, which provides nose-to-tail F-16 production and aircraft modification, maintenance, repair and overhaul services for both military and civil aircraft. Donaldson Field is also home to two Fixed-Based Operators (FBOs), Greenville Technical College’s aircraft maintenance certification program, and provides service to dozens of manufacturing operations, such as Michelin.
Additional airport uses include air charters, hangar and tie-down rental, flight lessons, pilot and aircraft supplies.
With an annual economic impact at $522.41 million, Donaldson Field leads the state in economic impact among general aviation airports.
- Passenger, Air Cargo and Freight Capabilities
- 8,000-ft. runway
- Cat 1 Instrument Landing System
- Automated Weather Observation System
- 91-ft. Air Traffic Control Tower
- Airfield fire station
- FAA Part 139 certification
- 23-acre public access ramp
- 2 existing paint hangars with options for third-party usage