Posted on December 5th, 2021
Santa Monica Airport, also known as Santa Monica Municipal Airport, is a general aviation airport mainly located in Santa Monica and Mar Vista, California. The airport is located just 2 miles from the Pacific Ocean and is 6 miles north of LAX. The FAA’s National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013, it was categorized as a reliever airport, prior to the closure announcement.
In 2029, the Santa Monica Airport is slated to cease all flight operations and convert to parkland.