Pittsburgh International Airport

Allegheny County Airport

Pittsburgh's Executive Gateway

The Allegheny County Airport Authority (ACAA) oversees the operations at Allegheny County Airport (AGC) as well as the Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT).

Allegheny County Airport (AGC) was dedicated on September 11, 1931, and the historic terminal building is Art Deco in design. AGC is strategically located just 9 miles from Downtown Pittsburgh. AGC sits 1,252 feet above sea level and is one of the highest points in Allegheny County. AGC has more than 60,000 takeoffs and landings per year and outpaces several airports that handle commercial or scheduled flights in Pennsylvania.

Corporate Traffic and Private Pilots

Allegheny County Airport serves as the primary FAA designated reliever airport for Pittsburgh International Airport.  In this role the airport supports a high volume of business and corporate-related traffic. It's proximity to downtown, nearby univeristies and world-renowned medical centers make it ideal for corporate travelers.

Many of the area’s largest corporations base their aircraft at the airport. The businesses routinely charter aircraft, ship and receive supplies and products, and have customers and suppliers who arrive routinely via the airport.

Flight training instructions are a dynamic part of AGC with having the Pittsburgh Flight Training Center located on the facility as well as the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics that offers associate degrees in specialized technology for avionics and other aviation specialties. 

AGC offers the following:

  • Two Full Service FBO’s
  • Aircraft charter companies
  • An ASOS system
  • Onsite rental car facilities
  • Onsite Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting capabilities
  • Instrument Landing Systems
  • FAA Air Traffic Control Tower operated 24/7
  • Administration Office, Security & Operations Office located in Terminal Building
  • Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics school on Airport
  • Pittsburgh Flight Training Center – flight school on Airport
  • Free Wi-Fi in the Allegheny County Airport terminal building
  • Avionic repairs, installations, and sales

Aviation Services for AGC

Contact Rea Mills at rmills@flypittsburgh.com for ACAA-owned Corporate Hangars, Private Hangars, T-Hangars, Tie-down areas and terminal space availability.

Corporate Air, LLC  

(412) 469-6800
Toll Free: (888) 429-5377 ARINC 129 95

FBO, Aircraft Charter, Management, Sales & Acquisition

Corporate Air, LLC is a full-service FBO operating 24/7, 365 days/year.  Quick and easy access to all runways and a large ramp area.  Corporate Air, LLC is known for its attention to individual customer needs and friendly atmosphere offering competitive fuel pricing for both Jet A and 100LL.  Corporate Air, LLC offers many complimentary services such as courtesy crew cars, high-speed wireless internet, a relaxing pilot’s lounge with TV, video games, movies, micro touch massage chairs, computer with internet access, fax and copy service, coffee, ice, magazines, newspapers and much more. Corporate Air, LLC has two conference rooms for passenger use, on-site Hertz rental cars, comfortable passenger lounge and state-of-the-art weather briefing room.  Visit website at  www.Travelredefined.com.




FBO Services 

Lynx FBO at Allegheny Co Airport (AGC) is a 24-hour FBO standout in flights to and through Western Pennsylvania. Whether Pittsburgh's your destination, or you need a quick turn in transit, Lynx FBO rolls out the red carpet every time. Lynx FBO proudly features the newest FBO terminal and amenities such as courtesy crew cars, high speed ramp Wi-Fi, relaxing pilots lounge, large conference room and much more.  We are always glad to see you and we will show our appreciation every time. For more information about Lynx FBO please visit www.lynxfbo.com.

Pittsburgh Air Radio Inc.

(412) 469-8400 

Avionics repairs, installations, and sales.  FAA Repair Station AZ1R026K  http://www.pittsburghairradio.com/

Pittsburgh Air Radio is a full service avionics shop providing avionics repairs, installations and sales.  Founded in 1959 they have a professional and experienced staff to provide for all of your avionics needs.  Pittsburgh Air Radio specialized in corporate, charter, and general aviation aircraft, and is an authorized sales and service center for Garmin, Honeywell, Rockwell Collins along with many other avionics OEMs.  Pittsburgh Air Radio is located in Hangar 62 at the Allegheny County Airport, and also serves the Pittsburgh International Airport and other surrounding airports remotely.

Pittsburgh Flight Training Center (PFTC)

(412) 466-1111

With more than twenty years of experience, PFTC specializes in training pilots.  PFTC has an exclusive contract through Allegheny County Community College (CCAC) and hold all of the ground school classes at our facility at the Allegheny County Airport, located 9 miles southwest of downtown Pittsburgh. With a fleet of over twenty-five aircraft, PFTC can train you from your private pilot certificate all the way through your instrument, commercial, multiengine, and CFI ratings.

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics

(412) 462-9011

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics is ranked #1 in Forbes Magazine for technical schools.
For over 75 years the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA) has been recognized as the premier training facility for aviation maintenance. Associate of Specialized Technology Degree programs in Aviation Maintenance (A&P), Aviation Electronics (Avionics), and electronic Systems are now offered at PIA.   www.pia.edu

Rental Cars

Hertz 412 469-6800  http://www.hertz.com

15 Allegheny County airport, West Mifflin, PA  15122