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Sullivan County International Airport

Sullivan County Airport

Sullivan County International Airport (MSV) - Division of Public Works


Located in the Town of Bethel, the Sullivan County International Airport occupies a 600 acre hilltop, approximately five miles northwest of the Village of Monticello, and 90 miles northwest of New York City.


Hours of operation: 0700-1700 (Local Time) The airport is a Part 139 Certified Airport providing Aircraft Rescue & Firefighting Services.


The Airport was originally developed in the late 1960s to serve the Catskills.

The County of Sullivan proposes an overall goal of 2.4 percent for its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program for FAA funded projects for federal fiscal years 2020 and 2022. The proposed goal and its rationale are available for inspection during normal business hours at Sullivan County D.P.W., 100 North Street, Monticello, NY  12701.  Comments on the goal will be accepted by the Sullivan County D.P.W., P.O. Box 5012, Monticello, NY  12701 and the FAA Office of Civil Rights, FAA South Florida Flight Standards District Office (CMO-29), 2895 SW 145th Ave., Suite #291, Miramar, FL 33027.

Sullivan County Airport Runway
Runway 15-33 is a 6300 feet long, 150 feet wide grooved asphalt surface with parallel taxiway.


Sullivan County Airport Hangar with Jet

MSV is designed for a Gulfstream IV type of aircraft. This aircraft is a large corporate jet that weighs approximately 74,500 pounds fully loaded and has a wing span of 78 feet. Larger aircraft can also be accommodated by the airport on a reserved basis. The pavement was designed in a manner which will accommodate future strengthening should the need arise to serve larger aircraft on a routine basis.

Sullivan County Airport Terminal

Airport facilities consist of an 8000 SF Terminal with a restaurant; two 10,000 SF and one 6000 SF conventional hangars and five T-hangars, with the latest being a state-of-the-art, 15 bay T-hangar constructed in January 2003.

Sullivan County Airport Hangars

Pilots interested in excellent aircraft accommodations may contact James Arnott (Airport Superintendent) at the Sullivan County Government Center in Monticello, N.Y. at 845-807-0326. Space is also available for the construction of new hangars.

Sullivan County Airport Map

Sullivan County Int’l Airport (SCIA) has assumed major FBO functions. SCIA has fueling facility for JET A and 100LL. Call SCIA at 845-807-0325 for after-hours operation and assistance with other Aviation related services.

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