About the Airport

About


The Nevada County Airport plays a vital role in the economic and recreational health of Nevada County. Our airport will continue to be an important component of Nevada County's transportation infrastructure for many years to come.
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Informational Sheet


Download our Airport Information Sheet (PDF), a single page with a layout diagram, runway data, local services and much more.

Aircraft


The airport is home to many types of aircraft including home-built, commercial charter, ultralight, and private. Additionally, the airport is home to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection and US Forest Service Grass Valley Air Attack Base.

Airfest


The airport hosts the Nevada County Airfest every other summer with a wide variety of activities for all ages.

Associations


The Golden Empire Flying Association and the local Experimental Aircraft Association #1175 are among the many groups of aviation enthusiasts who utilize the airport.