SIC Industry Description

Industry: 4581—Airports, Flying Fields, and Airport Terminal Services
Establishments primarily engaged in operating and maintaining airports and flying fields; in servicing, repairing (except on a factory basis), maintaining, and storing aircraft; and in furnishing coordinated handling services for airfreight or passengers at airports. This industry also includes private establishments primarily engaged in air traffic control operations. Government air traffic control operations are classified in Public Administration, Industry 9621. Aircraft modification centers and establishments primarily engaged in factory type overhaul of aircraft are classified in Manufacturing, Major Group 37, and flying fields maintained by aviation clubs are classified in Services, Industry 7997.

Air traffic control, except governmentAirport hangar rental
Aircraft cleaning and janitorial serviceAirport leasing, if operating airport
Aircraft servicing and repairing, except on a factory basisAirport terminal services
Aircraft storage at airportsAirports
Aircraft upholstery repairFlying fields, except those maintained by aviation clubs
Airfreight handling at airportsHangar operation
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
4581Airports, Flying Fields, and Services17,190
458100Airports, flying fields, and services8,650
45810000Airports, flying fields, and services8,650
458101Hangars and other aircraft storage facilities242
45810100Hangars and other aircraft storage facilities88
45810101Aircraft storage at airports44
45810102Airport hangar rental62
45810103Hangar operation48
458102Aircraft maintenance and repair services3,962
45810200Aircraft maintenance and repair services2,143
45810201Aircraft cleaning and janitorial service396
45810202Aircraft servicing and repairing1,386
45810203Aircraft upholstery repair37
458103Airports and flying fields3,805
45810300Airports and flying fields41
45810301Airport3,741
45810302Flying field, except those maintained by clubs12
45810303Military flying field11
458199Airports, flying fields, and services, nec531
45819901Air freight handling at airports143
45819902Airport control tower operation, except government27
45819903Airport leasing, if operating airport34
45819904Airport terminal services214
45819905Airfreight loading and unloading services57
45819906Fixed base operator56