San Diego County Aviation in San Diego California

Address and phone number for San Diego County Aviation, a Aviation Department, at Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego CA.

San Diego County Aviation
9225 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego, California, 92123
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

About San Diego County Aviation

San Diego County Aviation, located in San Diego, CA, ensures aviation safety in the San Diego County area. The Aviation Department, also called the Aviation Bureau, plans for sufficient airport capacity, modernizes and maintains the integrated national aviation system, and oversees the operation of San Diego County area airports.

You may contact the Aviation Bureau for questions about:
  • San Diego airport data
  • Aviation and aircraft regulations
  • San Diego County aviation policies
  • FAA regulations
  • Aviation jobs and employment
San Diego County Public Airport Safety

In San Diego County, the Aviation Bureau inspects and certifies public use airports to ensure safety. The Aviation Department also manages the process of aircraft registration and oversees aviation regulations that affect the San Diego County area. In addition, the Aviation Bureau promotes airport and aviation safety by providing educational and training programs for pilots, aircraft inspectors, and aircraft technician. The Aviation Department relies on California state owned aircraft to conduct San Diego County emergency response, aerial mapping, and other specialized services.

California Aviation Department

In California, the Aviation Department operates as part of the California Department of Transportation. At the state level, the Aviation Department updates and maintains a State Airport System Plan (SASP). The plan assesses the current conditions of the airport system within California and identifies the system's future needs. California plans are incorporated into the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (NPIAS). The California Aviation Department also enforces aviation and aircraft regulations. Contact the Aviation Department for more information about state regulations.

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

At the federal level, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) oversees the country's airport systems and aviation regulations. A division of the U.S. Department of Transportation, the FAA promotes safety by regulating San Diego County civil aviation. The FAA also assesses the adherence of foreign air carriers to international safety standards. The FAA operates the national air traffic control system, regulates pilot certification, and manages the NPIAS, which guides federal funding for capital projects in the nation's airports. The FAA's Airport Investment Program (AIP) distributes funding to San Diego County airports that qualify.

Contact San Diego County Aviation

You may contact San Diego County Aviation by calling 858-505-6100, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: San Diego County Aviation, 9225 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego, California, 92123.

Map of San Diego County Aviation in San Diego California