How To Get to CPI

Connecticut Parachutists, Inc.
360 Somers Rd.
Ellington Airport
Route 83 (One mile north of Route 140)
P.O. Box 507
Ellington, CT 06029
(860) 871-0021

FLYING IN

  1. Airport ID: 7B9.
  2. 100LL fuel available, call FBO for details: (860) 871-2054.
  3. 1800 foot paved runway.

FROM I-84 WEST (Boston)

  1. Travel I-84 west to Tunnel Road, Exit 66.
  2. Right at the end of the ramp.
  3. Left at the stop sign, on to Bolton Road.
  4. Take a right at the first light, on to Hartford Turnpike.
  5. Take the first left on to West Street
  6. Continue on West Street for 2.1 miles, West Street then becomes Rt. 83.
  7. Continue straight on Rt. 83 for 4.2 miles, past Rt. 140
  8. Look for a dirt road on the left, follow around the runway to Drop Zone.

FROM I-84 EAST (Hartford)

  1. Travel I-84 east to Exit 64-65.
  2. Exit 64-65 is Rt. 30 & 83, Vernon Center and Rockville.
  3. Bear left on the exit, and take Exit 64, Rt. 83 North.
  4. Continue 4.2 miles to the intersection of Rt. 83 and Rt. 74.
  5. Take a left at the intersection to remain on Rt. 83 North.
  6. Continue on Rt. 83 for 4.2 miles, past Rt. 140.
  7. Look for a dirt road on the left, follow around the runway to Drop Zone.

FROM I-91

  1. Travel I-91 to Exit 45 (Warehouse Point).
  2. Take Rt. 140 east for 10 miles, to Rt. 83.
  3. Left at light onto Rt. 83.
  4. Continue north on Rt. 83 for 1.3 miles.
  5. Look for a dirt road on the left, follow around the runway to Drop Zone.