The 150 foot high air traffic control tower serving the Bradley International Airport consists of 76 modules. The units were cast utilizing white cement, galvanized reinforcement and local aggregates. The contractor of the tower was O&G Industries, Inc., and the designer was HNTB/Holmes & Narver.
In 2008, Bradley was ranked the 55th busiest airport in the United States by number of passengers enplaned. Bradley is branded as the "Gateway to New England" and is also home to the New England Air Museum.