Situated on 1,150 acres in the northeast part of the City of Philadelphia, PNE is Pennsylvania's sixth busiest airport, providing "on-call" U.S. Customs, Immigrations and United States Department of Agriculture services to corporate international travel.

 

It is surrounded by low density and light development to the east and west and to the northeast by a high density residential area. The Airport averages 215-based aircraft, dominated by single engine aircraft, plus twins, jets, turboprops and helicopters.