About Us

The Quad City International Airport (QCIA) in Moline, IL, serves travelers throughout Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois with dozens of daily departures. There are currently four airlines serving 11 nonstop hubs, or connecting cities. There are hundreds of connections beyond both domestically and internationally. Cities served are: Atlanta, Chicago O'Hare, Dallas-Ft. Worth, Denver, Detroit, Las Vegas, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Orlando-Sanford, Phoenix-Mesa, Punta Gorda/Ft. Myers (seasonal- dates may vary,) St. Petersburg/Clearwater and Washington-Dulles International Airport. The Quad City International Airport is operated by the Metropolitan Airport Authority of Rock Island County, Illinois.

Physical address:

Metropolitan Airport Authority of Rock Island County, IL
2200 69th Avenue
Moline, Illinois 61265

The mailing address is:

Metropolitan Airport Authority of Rock Island County, IL
P. O. Box 9009
Moline, Illinois 61265

Airport code: MLI

Administrative office hours:

Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed from 12 noon - 1:00 p.m., and several major holidays.

Airport statistics:

2010 Statistics:
Enplaned: 481,008
Deplaned: 475,856
Total Passengers: 956,864
Up 4% compared to 2009.

2011 Statistics:
Enplaned: 423,070
Deplaned: 419,563
Total:         842,633
Comments: Down 12% compared to 2010.

2012 Statistics:
Enplaned:  399,236
Deplaned:  393,313
Total:          792,549
Comments: down 5.9% compared to 2011.

Runway lengths:
9/27: 10,000 ft
13/31: 7,300 ft
5/23: 5,000 ft

Elevation: '589, Magnetic Var: 0 Dg, 42 min W
Latitude: N 41 degrees 26'/MIN 51.4 sec
Longitude: W 90 degrees/MIN 30 33.9 sec

Board of Commissioners

The Metropolitan Airport Authority of Rock Island County is governed by a Board of Commissioners. The commissioners are appointed by the Rock Island County Board Chairman, and the Mayors of East Moline, Moline, Milan, Rock Island and Silvis. To view Commissioner names, Board Meeting Notices and Minutes, please go to: http://www.qcairport.com/commissioners

Director of Aviation

Bruce E. Carter
Director of Aviation, A.A.E.

Cargo Shippers

Company Phone No.
BAX Global (309) 799-8000

Danzas Air & Ocean

Danzas Air & Ocean offers a comprehensive range of freight solutions regardless of weight or dimension. Equipped with industry leading information management systems, our experienced teams of transportation professionals around the world guarantee the right solution for your business.

(309) 799-8648
(800) 234-2778
DHL Express (309) 799-5475
UPS Supply Chain Solutions (formerly Menlo, Emery) (800) 443-6379
(309) 799-3888

Emergency at the Quad City International Airport

To report an emergency, call the Public Safety Department at (309) 757-1513.  Airport Public Safety Officers are on duty to serve you. Please call Public Safety Dispatch at (309) 757-1739 for non-emergency services.

Public Act 97-0690

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