An update of the Florida Statewide Aviation Economic Impact Study conducted by FDOT began in October 2016 and completed in March 2019. This March 2019 report, prepared as part of the update to the Florida Aviation System Plan (FASP), provides the estimated, annual economic impact associated with 20 commercial service airports, 100 public-use general aviation airports, and in addition, 11 military aviation facilities on the economy of the State of Florida. This study includes economic impacts of various on-airport and off-airport aviation related activities. Economic benefits in this study are expressed as direct, indirect, and induced (multiplier) impacts. For each of these measures, economic benefits are expressed in terms of total annual economic activity (output), employments, and payroll (earnings). Click the links below for the Executive Summary and the Technical Report.

Florida Statewide Aviation Economic Impact Study, March 2019 - Executive Summary (PDF, 9.29 MB)
Florida Statewide Aviation Economic Impact Study, March 2019 - Technical Report (PDF, 14.64 MB)
Florida Statewide Aviation Economic Impact Study, March 2019 - Methodology (PDF, 2.89 MB)
Florida Statewide Aviation Economic Impact Study,  March 2019 - Primer (PDF, 3.30 MB)
Florida Statewide Aviation Economic Impact Study,  March 2019 - Brochure (PDF, 2.04 MB)
Florida Statewide Aviation Economic Impact Study,  March 2019 - Outreach PowerPoint (PDF, 13.19 MB)

Florida Statewide Aviation Economic Impact Case Studies 

Airport Businesses Case Study (PDF, 939.28 KB)
Anchor Tenants Case Study  (PDF, 829.89 KB)
Cargo Case Study  (PDF, 790.08 KB)
Educational Institutions Case Study  (PDF, 817.92 KB)
Emergency Response Case Study  (PDF, 954.30 KB)
Events Case Study  (PDF, 1.06 MB)
Flight Training Case Study  (PDF, 1017.27 KB)
Large Hubs Case Study  (PDF, 886.12 KB)
Military Case Study  (PDF, 896.89 KB)
Ultra Low Cost Carriers Case Study (PDF, 939.28 KB)


There are 116 public-use airports that participated in the Florida Statewide Aviation Economic Impact Study. Summary reports of the individual airports depict the role each airport has contributing to the economy of the State of Florida. Click the links below for the summary reports of the economic impact of individual airports.

Economic Impact of Individual Airports, March 2019 - Summary Reports
 
Calhoun County Airport (1.78 MB PDF)
Cecil Airport (1.77 MB PDF) 
Clearwater Air Park (1.82 MB PDF)
Costin Airport (1.85 MB PDF)
Cross City Airport (1.79 MB PDF)
Crystal River Airport (1.86 MB PDF)
 
Everglades Airpark (1.83 MB PDF)
Executive Airport (1.76 MB PDF)
 
Hilliard Airpark (1.80 MB PDF)
 
Inverness Airport (1.83 MB PDF)
 
 
Valkaria Airport (1.91 MB PDF)