Bring your kids to the Santa Monica Airport Observation Deck to meet a real pilot and sit inside of a real airplane. These events are perfect for the whole family.
Thank you to the hundreds of families that registered for our Santa Monica Airport Family Movie Night at Santa Monica Flyers. This event was attended by residents of Venice, Mar Vista, Westchester, Los Angeles, Irvine, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and Pacific Palisades. Kids accompanied their parents and were able to take a photo with an […]
This Tuesday night is an important chance for you to attend a city council meeting and show your support for the Santa Monica Airport.
Several local businesses and private aviation enthusiasts have joined together to host an open house for parents and kids. Register here for free.
90th Anniversary of the first successful Around the World Flight by the Douglas World Cruisers Monday, March 17, 2014 will mark the 90th anniversary of the departure of the Douglas World Cruisers from the Santa Monica Airport, then called Clover Field, en route to begin the attempt to be the first aircraft to circumnavigate the […]
Join resident artists of the Santa Monica Airport arts community and see all that this little airport has to offer as a unique cultural resource. You will get the chance to explore artist studios, see ceramic demonstrations, participate in art/theater workshops and enjoy live music. Local restaurants (and food trucks) will also join us on […]
Join our friends at the Santa Monica Airport Association for their meeting at the Spitfire Grill on March 10th. The goal of this meeting will be to discuss the future of Santa Monica Airport as an operational airport and to protect your right to fly here. Event details: Where: The Spitfire Grill: 3300 Airport Avenue […]
This week Santa Monica Airport welcomed a lot of visitors. Families from Mar Vista, Venice, Playa Del Rey, Westchester and Culver City visited our little airport to learn about aviation. Many of them brought their kids to share in the experience. Everyone had a great time. If you enjoy these photos, please share them using […]
Each month we snap photos from around Santa Monica Airport of locals and families. From Airports to Parks, Santa Monica has it all. We have a dog park, Clover Park, Soccer Fields, art studios and more. If you take any photos on Instagram or Twitter, please tag @SantaMonicaAir so we can add it to our […]
With the great weather and 26+ parks, it’s no wonder that dogs are a huge part of our community in Santa Monica. This is the perfect place for a dog and owner to enjoy the clean air and a healthy outdoor lifestyle. We caught up with Ben Marcus, a Santa Monica resident, born and raised […]
One of the most exciting parts of aviation is seeing how many women have taken the initiative to get their pilot license. We caught up with Krystin Goodwin via Google Hangout to ask her why she decided to start training for her pilot license at Santa Monica Airport. What is your day job and where […]
Recently, we caught up with Josh Olson, the Director of Mission Operations at Angel Flight West at the Santa Monica Airport. He was nice enough to stop by our offices and share with us some details about this incredible organization. What is Angel Flight West and who does it help? Angel Flight West arranges free […]
A Father & Son took a tour of planes at Santa Monica Airport and the son was inspired to learn more about being a pilot.
We caught up with Bill Dunn from the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) and we asked him some very specific questions about Santa Monica Airport. Are airports becoming obsolete these days? No, I don’t think airports are becoming obsolete by any stretch of the imagination. Developers and local governments are looking for tax revenue […]