|Location||615 Silver Lane|
East Hartford, CT 06118
|Opened||August 30, 2003|
|Owner||State of Connecticut|
|Operator||Anschutz Entertainment Group|
|Construction cost||$91. A geographic coordinate system enables every location on the Earth to be specified in three coordinates using mainly a spherical coordinate system. 2000 ( MM) was a Leap year that started on Saturday of the Common Era, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. Events 1363 - Beginning date of the Battle of Lake Poyang; the forces of two Chinese rebel leaders— Chen Youliang and Year 2003 ( MMIII) was a Common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. Connecticut ( is a state located in the New England region of the northeastern United States of America. The Anschutz Entertainment Group ( AEG) is a sporting and music entertainment presenter and a subsidiary of The Anschutz Corporation. 2 million|
|Tenants||UConn Huskies (NCAA)|
Rentschler Field is a stadium in East Hartford, Connecticut. Ellerbe Becket is a Minneapolis Minnesota -based employee-owned firms that is one of the world's largest Architectural firms The University of Connecticut ( Connecticut or UConn) is the State of Connecticut 's Land-grant university. The National Collegiate Athletic Association ( NCAA, often pronounced "N-C-Double-A" is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions conferences organizations Year 2003 ( MMIII) was a Common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. A modern stadium (plural stadiums or stadia in English is a place or venue for (mostly outdoor Sports Concerts or other events consisting East Hartford (41n47 72w37 EST is a Town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. It is primarily used for football, and is the home field of the University of Connecticut Huskies. American football, known in the United States and Canada simply as football, is a competitive Team sport known for mixing strategy with The University of Connecticut ( Connecticut or UConn) is the State of Connecticut 's Land-grant university. The Connecticut Huskies, also known as the UConn Huskies, are the athletic teams of the University of Connecticut. The stadium, which opened in 2003, was the first stadium used primarily by an NCAA Division I-A (now FBS) team to open in the 21st century. Year 2003 ( MMIII) was a Common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. The National Collegiate Athletic Association ( NCAA, often pronounced "N-C-Double-A" is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions conferences organizations Division I (or D-I) is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States The 21st century is the current century of the Christian Era or Common Era in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. It holds 40,000 people and can be expanded. Connecticut played on campus at Memorial Stadium in Storrs, before 2003. Memorial Stadium is a Stadium in Storrs Connecticut. It was primarily used for American football, and was the home field of the University of Connecticut
Rentschler Field was originally the name of the company airfield for Pratt & Whitney that formerly occupied the site. Pratt & Whitney is an American Aircraft engine manufacturer of products widely used in both civil and military aircraft. The airfield, which began operations in 1931, was named after Frederick Brant Rentschler, who founded the aircraft arm of Pratt & Whitney and later founded its current parent company, United Technologies. Year 1931 ( MCMXXXI) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1931 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Frederick Brant Rentschler ( November 8 1887 &ndash April 25 1956) was an American Aircraft engine designer aviation engineer United Technologies Corporation (UTC ( is an American multinational conglomerate based in Hartford, Connecticut and is the 20th It was originally used for test flights and maintenance operations, and later for corporate aviation. The 75 acre (304,000 m²) site was decommissioned as an airport in the 1990s, and donated to the state of Connecticut by United Technologies in 1999. The acre is a unit of Area in a number of different systems including the imperial and U Connecticut ( is a state located in the New England region of the northeastern United States of America. Year 1999 ( MCMXCIX) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1999 Gregorian calendar) The company's contributions were not restricted to the airfield; it also allows the use of 100 acres (405,000 m²) of its corporate campus in East Hartford for game-day parking.
The New England Patriots considered moving to Connecticut and sharing a stadium with the UConn football team, in the mid 1990s. The New England Patriots, commonly called the " Pats " by sports writers and fans are a professional American football team based in the Greater Boston The new stadium was supposed to be built on the Connecticut Convention Center site in downtown Hartford. However, when the Patriots completed the deal for Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts, the Hartford stadium plan was scaled down and the location was moved to East Hartford. Gillette Stadium is the home Stadium for the New England Patriots football team and the New England Revolution soccer team Foxborough is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States, approximately 22 miles (35 km southwest of Boston and 18 miles (29 km East Hartford (41n47 72w37 EST is a Town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States.
The stadium hosts major concerts (such as Bruce Springsteen, the first artist to play the stadium, in 2003, The Rolling Stones in 2005 and The Police in 2007), and international soccer and rugby union matches. The Police were a three-piece rock band consisting of Sting ( vocals, Bass guitar) Andy Summers ( Guitar, Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a Team sport played between two teams of eleven players and is widely considered Overview See also Playing rugby union A rugby union match lasts for 80 minutes (plus stoppage time with a short In addition, the Bollywood movie Khabi Alvida Na Khena used the field as the location of the soccer game in the opening scene of the movie. Bollywood (बॉलीवूड بالی وڈ is the informal term popularly used for the Mumbai -based Hindi-language Film industry in India It is owned by the state of Connecticut and is operated by Anschutz Entertainment Group, which replaced Madison Square Garden, L.P. as operators for the 2007 season. The Anschutz Entertainment Group ( AEG) is a sporting and music entertainment presenter and a subsidiary of The Anschutz Corporation. Madison Square Garden LP is a United States based entertainment promotion company and live entertainment Subsidiary of Cablevision Systems Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century.