Discover San Diego County’s Eight Regional Airports.
Published by Terri Graham –
Eight San Diego County regional airports provide domestic and local passenger services with facilities for aircraft storage, fuel service and maintenance:
• McClellan-Palomar Airport: (760) 431-4646
McClellan-Palomar Airport in Carlsbad is a gateway to and from San Diego’s North County. It serves the general aviation community, corporate aircraft and commercial services.
• Agua Caliente Springs: (619) 956-4800
The facility serves residents of rural east San Diego County and visitors to Agua Caliente Hot Springs County Park.
• Borrego Valley Airport: (760) 767-7415
The airport and town are surrounded by the 600,000-acre Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.
• Fallbrook Airpark: (760) 723-8395
Fallbrook Airpark is a gateway to a village of 30,000. It sits atop a hill, and houses about 125 aircraft. Fuel and transient parking are available.
• Gillespie Field: (619) 956-4800
Tucked in the northwest corner of El Cajon, Gillespie Field is the oldest and largest of the county’s eight airports.
• Jacumba Airport: (619) 956-4800
This tiny, unmanned, 2,508-foot runway airport is used mainly by soaring enthusiasts during the weekends.
• Ocotillo Airport: (619) 956-4800
The airstrip’s two runways, one 2,475 feet long and the other 4,210 feet, sit on a dry lake bed. Tie-downs are available.
• Ramona Airport: (760) 788-3366
The Ramona Airport has the world’s only helicopter museum with operational helicopters.