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Discover San Diego County’s Eight Regional Airports.

Published by Terri Graham

McClellan-Palomar Airport 

Agua Caliente Airport  

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.

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