WASHINGTON-WARREN (OCW) Drone Technology & Air Show

OCTOBER 13 & 14, 2023


Live drone demos and airshow performances!

Cutting Edge Tech Expo!

Content sessions with NCDOT & FAA on critical aviation issues!

Panels re: cutting edge mission needs

Workforce Development & Educational Opportunities!

Networking Opportunities

See OCW plans for Aerospace & Maritime Industrial Park!

Southern Atlantic Drone Workforce & Data Fusion Center!

connected to the world

Washington-Warren Airport (KOCW) exists to be a gateway to the City of Washington and Beaufort County, while being a beacon of premier service and hometown hospitality to the aviation community.

Resources to keep you flying

Pilot friendly airport that caters to General Aviation, halfway between New York and Miami, rental car pick up and drop off, well trained staff, convenient access to popular destinations and safety is hallmark at KOCW!

We can’t wait to serve you!

24/7 Self Service

Island treated as full service

Quality Titan Brand Fuel

 TITAN Lubricants sold at competitive prices.

Pilots Lounge

Our well appointed lounge is your home away from home with free wifi and kitchen facilities.

Long & Short Term Hangars for Rent

We also offer long and short term aircraft tie downs and staging

Courtesy Transportation

Free for pilot use on a first come first serve basis

Event Hosting

Our facilities are available for rent, and the airport is a great place to host your next meeting or event.


We here at Washington-Warren Airport are pleased to offer a variety of quality services. Need a quick turn-around? Not a problem! Just let us know.

Quality aviation Fuels

24-7 self service


We offer the best quality fuels at competitive prices. Get 24-7 fueling access at our credit card activated self-serve station.

Maintenance & t-hangars

call for pricing


We have a maintenance hangar as well as T-hangars and tie-downs. Please inquire for additional information, because we’d love for you to be a part of our community.

courtesy vehicle available

Free for pilot use


    First come, first serve.


    Our airfield is a versatile community resource with outstanding facilities and staff. Whether you want to drive a go-cart at record breaking speeds, or you want to land a helicopter, the Washington/Warren airport team is here to coordinate and facilitate the utilization of this amazing asset.

    Tell us what you would like to achieve?

    Increased Range

    The Washington-Warren Field Airport is a regional airport located in Washington, North Carolina. The airport serves the Beaufort County area and is owned and operated by the city of Washington. It has a single runway that measures 5,002 feet in length and can accommodate small to medium-sized aircraft. 


    home safe

    Light single-engine and multi-engine maintenance now available on the field

    Latest News 

    $20 million worth of improvements coming to Eastern Carolina airport

    New improvements are underway for an airport in the East that caught the attention of state lawmakers.

    ‘Significant’ economic boost expected from Airport project

    From the ground to the air, a new multi-million dollar project will be enhancing the Washington-Warren Airport.

    We are actively seeking Flight Training services!

    Washington-Warren Airport (OCW) Enters Strategic Partnership with Virginia-based Xelevate

    Washington, N.C. — The Washington-Warren Airport Authority took a bold step in keeping North Carolina Forever First in Flight on Friday, August 12, entering a strategic partnership with the Virginia-based Xelevate Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence. To commemorate...

    NC State Assembly Establishes Washington-Warren Airport Authority

    For Release: 7/7/2022   NC State Assembly Establishes Washington-Warren Airport Authority   Washington, NC— 7/7/2022 — What is next for Washington-Warren Airport?  Six months after the NC State Legislators entrusted the City and Airport with $20,000,000 in...

    Rusty Pilots

    The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Foundation (AOPA Foundation) will host a Rusty Pilots seminar at the Washington-Warren Airport (KCOW). The seminar gives pilots a refresher on everything from airspace to flight planning to communication and is free for AOPA members.

    Great News!

    Please welcome the latest member of the OCW family, Allen Bucklew. Allen will be filling a big need here by performing aircraft maintenance on our airport, and brings decades of a wide variety of aviation experience! Be looking forward to an Open House at Hangar A...

    Get In Touch

    (252) 946-3900


    200 Airport Road
    Washington, NC 27889


    200 Airport Road
    Washington, NC 27889




    OPEN 7 Days a week:
    Mon-Fri: 8am – 5pm
    Sat: 9am – 4pm
    Sun: 11am – 4pm

    Airport Details

    Cherry Point App/Dep 119.35
    Unicom 122.7
    AWOS 120.175
    AWOS 252-975-6133

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    Our Community

    Known as, Lil’ Washington, our historic town was the first to be named after our nation’s first president.

    Washington-Warren is not just a great fuel stop on your way to somewhere else. It’s a DESTINATION for hundreds of pilots and their passengers, every year!

    Located 5 minutes from our Harbor District, within 15 minutes from one of the boat manufacturers, and 30 minutes from Greenville, means your commute time is a minimal.

    Come visit us and live a little!