Your New Global Gateway.
A world-class, cargo-focused airport in the middle of the largest concentration of North America’s population
We Know Cargo
Rickenbacker International Airport is focused on moving cargo with speed and service, enabling you to ship freight quickly and reliably—anywhere in the world. On time, any time. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year with no nighttime noise restrictions—because it’s about time someone operated on your schedule.
Located in the middle of the North American International Freight Center, Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) is one of the only cargo-focused airports in the world. Our onsite warehouses, distribution spaces and dedicated staff ensure immediate unloading so that you can spend less time with us and more time on your business. With air cargo hubs in Asia, Europe and the Middle East, we aren’t just in the center of the North American population. We’re at the center of wherever your freight needs to go.
When you work with Rickenbacker International, we give you the world. As an international logistics hub, Rickenbacker International helps you import and export goods any place, any time. Rickenbacker International supports the world’s largest aircraft and provides unparalleled access to air cargo hubs in Asia, Europe and the Middle East, with daily flights on the world’s premier carriers.
North America's freight hub
Situated at the heart of the North American International Freight Center, Rickenbacker International Airport and its surrounding partners are a one-day truck drive to nearly half of the U.S. and one-third of the Canadian population, making it one of forwarders' best kept secrets. No other global gateway in North America serves such an extensive freight catchment area.
Less time, more profits. Rickenbacker International is free of congestion and curfews, and immediate unloading upon landing means time savings, creating greater efficiencies and quicker speed to market.
More than 80 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space
The thriving logistics hub surrounding Rickenbacker International Airport offers one of the largest concentrations of warehouse and distribution space in the world, and there is significant room for airside and landside growth.