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Airport Commission

Phone: 913-715-6000

One New Century Parkway, New Century, KS 66031

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The Airport Commission operates two air transportation facilities serving the aviation needs of the region, which contributes to Johnson County’s economic vitality and quality of life.

Vision: Promote aerospace activities in Johnson County and providing economic value and job creation.

Mission: Take advantage of safe runways, railroads, water systems and available land. Our work provides a hub for aviation operations, training and technology; full utilization of existing facilities; successful recruitment of tenants and partners; and development of land to promote growth.

  1. WE Promote aerospace through:
    • Business Services
    • General Aviation Services
    • Safe environment and quality facilities and infrastructure
       Resulting in strong sustainable Air Operation
  1. WE Promote Strategic Partnerships and Economic Value through:
    • New Development on available land
    • Retention of existing customers
    • Recruitment of new businesses to existing facilities

Department News

May 2020 Airport Commission Meeting
May 21, 2020

The May 2020 Airport Commission meeting will be be May 27th and will begin at 9:00am!!


Due to the COVID-19 situation, we are taking action to minimize attendance at the Airport Commission meetings.  The maximum number of attendees allowed in the conference room will be limited to current State allowed levels, while maintaining the 6 foot social distancing guidelines.  Please consider joining the meeting using Zoom Web Conferencing as an alternative to attending in person, as space will be very limited. **Public participation is limited to the planning item public hearing**. There will be no general public comments.

Please allow time to set up the application on your computer or phone if you have not previously used Zoom. 

It is also possible to call in without joining via the web; the number and  Meeting ID are below.


There are two options for joining the Zoom Webinar:

  1. Through the internet on a computer, tablet or smart phone with video and audio.
  2. By telephone with audio.

To join the live Zoom Webinar utilizing a PC, Mac, iPad, or smartphone:

  • Click on the following link or enter the URL address in your browser window:


            Or access Zoom.com and click “Join A Meeting”.  Enter the Meeting ID#: 968 8541 5490

  • Enter Password: 030415

Please allow time to set up the Zoom application on your computer or phone if you have not previously used Zoom. 

If your computer does not have a microphone and you are requesting to speak, you will need to call in on a phone number below to use as a microphone.

To join the live Zoom Webinar using a telephone:

  • Dial the call-in phone number: 312-626-6799 or 253-215-8782
  • When prompted, provide the following Webinar ID#: 968 8541 5490

For technical assistance with the Zoom meeting access, you may call the Johnson County staff at 913-715-9666.


The agenda for the May 27, 2020 Johnson County Airport Commissioners’ meeting includes seven planning agenda items.  The public may participate in and offer comments on these agenda items during the meeting by joining the Zoom Webinar via the Zoom app, website, or phone.  Members of the public who want to watch the meeting but do not wish to comment should use the online broadcast links listed. 




  • Written comments regarding an application may be submitted to the Planning Department using email to Planner@jocogov.org; which must be received no later than 5pm, May 25, 2020. Please include your name, mailing address, and the application you desire to comment upon. If received by the above deadline, all comments will be made part of the record and shared with the Airport Commission.   


  • To participate live in the meeting via Zoom Webinar, email the Planning Department at Planner@jocogov.org with your name, mailing address, and the application you desire to comment upon, no later than 5pm, May 25, 2020. The details and instructions for joining the meeting and a link for the Webinar will be emailed to those who have signed up to speak. If you do not have email, details and instructions will be provided via telephone.


  • If you are unable to notify the Planning Department by email prior to the meeting, then during the meeting, but immediately prior to the start of the application you desire to comment upon, you will need to use the “Raise Hand” function in the Zoom app to notify the Moderator of your desire to speak. To activate this function, click “Raise Hand” in the Webinar Controls at the bottom of the screen. By phone, you may raise your hand by dialing *9.  Please do not utilize the raise your hand function until the start of the application you desire to comment upon.


  • Following the staff and applicant presentations on the application, the Moderator will call on individuals who have signed up to speak or raised their hand in the order received for the respective application. When it is your time to speak, the Moderator will recognize you by the name or address used to sign up for Zoom. When you start to speak, please identify yourself by your name and address. You will have 3 minutes in which to speak, unless the Chair of the Airport Commission designates a different time period in order to accommodate all the speakers desiring to speak during the meeting.


  • For those who do not have access to the internet, and therefore cannot participate by via the web, please see the call-in option set forth above.


**Please join the meeting at least 10 minutes prior to the 9:00AM start time to allow for setup of the web application** Thank you!


Airport Commission Approves New T-Hangar Lease Rates
September 25, 2019

On February 27, 2019 the Johnson County Airport Commission approved new t-hangar rental rates.   

The new rental rates listed below will become effective on June 1, 2019 and January 1, 2020 respectively and apply to both the New Century AirCenter and Johnson County Executive Airport:

Rates effective June 1, 2019

Size                 Monthly                      Quarterly        Semi-annual        Annual

Small              $292.00                       $858.00           $1,699.00        $3,364.00

Small – End    $332.34                       $977.00           $1,934.00        $3,829.00


Large               $378.00                       $1,111.00        $2,200.00        $4,355.00

Large – End    $440.65                       $1,296.00        $2,565.00        $5,076.00


Rates effective January 1, 2020

Size                 Monthly                      Quarterly         Semi-annual       Annual

Small              $310.00                       $911.00           $1,804.00        $3,571.00

Small – End    $352.81                       $1,037.00        $2,053.00        $4,064.00


Large               $401.28                       $1,180.00        $2,335.00        $4,623.00

Large – End    $467.79                       $1,375.00        $2,723.00        $5,389.00

All T-Hangar Leases Must Be Renewed Before June 1, 2019
September 25, 2019

On March 27, 2019, the Johnson County Airport Commission adopted a new Airplane Hangar Rental Agreement and rate structure, which is effective June 1, 2019 for all T-Hangars at New Century AirCenter and Johnson County Executive Airport. 

  • As part of this process, the current Airplane Hangar Rental Agreements are being terminated effective at midnight on May 31, 2019.  Per the termination terms of the current lease, tenants are hereby notified that your current Agreement will terminate on May 31st.
  • This communication along with a letter and email serves as the 30-day written notice of intent to terminate pursuant to the current Agreement.
  • All existing T-Hangar tenants are required to complete and sign and return the new Agreement prior to the start of the new agreement on June 1, 2019
  • The Agreement, along with associated documents must be completed, signed, and returned to the Airport Commission Office at One New Century Parkway, New Century, KS 66031.  
  • The forms are available on the New Century Airport or Executive Airport web sites and will also be sent via mail to tenants the week of April 22nd. 
  • New Century AirCenter forms https://www.jocogov.org/dept/airport-commission/aircenter
  • Executive Airport forms https://www.jocogov.org/dept/airport-commission/executive-airport
New Century Office Space Available for Lease
October 8, 2019

The Johnson County Airport Commission Administration building located at 1 New Century Parkway in New Century, Kansas has office space available for lease. Click this link to view the full brochure including suites available.

Automated Weather Information

Executive Airport (OJC)
(913) 780-6969

New Century AirCenter (IXD)
(913) 780-6987

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