According to the 2015 Maryland Economic Impact of Airports study, general aviation airports in Maryland support more than $865 million in business-generated revenue.
According to the Maryland Aviation Administration, the state has 35 public-use general aviation airports. According to FAA data, these airports serve 7,961 pilots and 2,417 active general aviation aircraft.
The 2015 Maryland Economic Impact of Airports study found that general aviation airports support 9,368 jobs and a total payroll of more than $488 million.
According to the same study, general aviation airports support more than $865 million in business-generated revenue.
According to FAA data, Maryland is home to 25 repair stations, 15 FAA-approved pilot schools, 1,389 flight instructors and 2,566 student pilots.
In addition, there are 22 fixed-base operators in the state that are registered in the AC-U-KWIK directory. According to the Maryland Aviation Administration, there are over 70 heliports in Maryland.
According to the University Aviation Association, flight departments in Maryland include Community College of Baltimore County in Baltimore, and flight schools and flight training oppurtunities are present at all pubic-use airports in Maryland.