The Lake in the Hills 3CK Airport is a designated FAA reliever airport for Chicago O'Hare. With one paved runway, 110 based aircraft, and 34,000 annual operations, the airport represents 2.63% of the total impact of Illinois reliever airports. The airport and related businesses employ 46 full-time and 36 part-time employees and generate a total impact of over $17 million annually.
Some of its features include:
A 3800 ft. X 50 ft. asphalt runway (8/26)
Full length parallel taxiway with crossovers
RNAV (GPS) and VOR approaches
Full service FBO offering AvGas & Jet A
24/7 self service AvGas & Jet A
PAPI (Runway 8 and 26)
CTAF/UNICOM frequency 123.05MHz
Pilot controlled lighting - 7 clicks on Unicom (started November, 2016)
Weather reporting system - 5 clicks on Unicom or 815-444-1729
If you're just in for the day, the airport offers a courtesy car free of charge to get you to and from your destination.