Mission

  • Our mission is to promote and protect San Carlos Airport and its flight operations, and to enhance the safety and spirit of general aviation through participation in local community activities.

Background

  • The San Carlos Airport Association (SCAPA) has represented pilots and friends of the Airport since our founding in 1986.

Live View of San Carlos Airport (SQL)

San Carlos METAR

  • KSQL 041649Z VRB03KT 10SM SCT018 BKN100 OVC160 16/12 A2990

    A METAR describes the current weather at an airport. Click here to learn how to read a METAR.


SQL Notams

  • Click here and enter KSQL in the Locations box to read the Notices to Airmen (Notams) about San Carlos Airport.

ASOS from Half Moon Bay Airport (HAF)

Chapter

Contact

  • Email: webmaster at sancarlosairport.org
  • Our mailing address:
    San Carlos Airport Association
    P.O. Box 1183
    San Carlos, CA 94070
 

The San Carlos Airport Association is pleased to announce that our President, Ms. Carol Ford, was named the 2016 recipient of the prestigious AOPA Joseph P. Crotti Award for General Aviation Advocacy in California at the recent California Aviation Day on April 20, 2016 in Sacramento. The following photo shows Carol shortly after the presentation […]

Posted by Administrator3 Apr 30, 2016  05:04 PM

Please note the following message from Airport Staff Subject: parking lot construction paving project SQL As part of finishing the Fuel Farm Relocation and Pump Station Rehabilitation Project, PG&E is required to perform work in the terminal building parking lot to connect their existing power to the Airport’s new transformers and equipment. In order to […]

Posted by Administrator3 Apr 21, 2016  02:04 PM

Thanks to Chris St. Peter and the rest of the airports management team, we are happy to announce that live webcam views of San Carlos Airport (updated approximately every five mins.) are now available. Please check the time stamps on the images to verify they are current. You could get a more up-to-date image by […]

Posted by Administrator3 Apr 21, 2016  02:04 PM

from our friends at the Hiller Aviation Museum Biggest Little Air Show Saturday May 7 10am-1pm Join the festivities as the Biggest Little Air Show matches a thrilling aerobatic performance by airshow pilot Vicky Benzing and her full-sized 1940 Boeing Stearman along with demonstrations of exceptional radio controlled models. San Carlos Airport will close to […]

Posted by Administrator3 Apr 07, 2016  07:04 PM

The annual Pacific Coast Dream Machines Event will be held at Half Moon Bay Airport on Sunday April 24, 2016. HAF will be closed from 11:00 to 11:30 AM and 1:00 to 2:00 PM for aircraft flybys. A temporary air traffic control tower will be in place to coordinate the high volume of air traffic […]

Posted by Administrator3 Apr 03, 2016  12:04 PM

San Mateo County Airports will be re-striping the runway at the San Carlos Airport. The contractor has agreed to perform the work during the following dates and times. During the below dates and times, the runway will be closed to all aircraft operations. Ø San Carlos Airport -Tuesday & Wednesday April 12th and 13th from […]

Posted by Administrator3 Mar 25, 2016  09:03 AM

Thanks to all who responded to our call for support and attended the Board of Supervisors meeting this past Tuesday March 8, 2016 on the topic of noise generated by Surf Air flights approaching San Carlos Airport. Many supporters of the Airport spoke, including members of SCAPA, BASCA (Business Association of San Carlos Airport), and […]

Posted by Administrator3 Mar 15, 2016  06:03 PM

The photos shown below were originally taken by Stephen Bell in April 1966 when he was a flight instructor at San Carlos. Steve was kind enough to send along high resolution scans of these incredible images that show the area around San Carlos Airport. Take a close look. You can see Cooley Field, an airstrip […]

Posted by Administrator3 Mar 15, 2016  06:03 PM

San Mateo County Airports will be restriping the runway Half Moon Bay Airport. The contractor has agreed to perform the work during the following dates and times. During the below dates and times, the runway will be closed to all aircraft operations. Half Moon Bay Airport runway closure – Wednesday & Thursday – March 23rd […]

Posted by Administrator3 Mar 15, 2016  05:03 PM

The California State Aviation Day event at the capitol in Sacramento is quickly approaching. Last year several members commented on our ePilot story that you would like to have known about Aviation Day ahead of time. We heard you. This year California State Aviation Day is being held on April 20 from 11:00am to 2:00pm […]

Posted by Administrator3 Mar 15, 2016  05:03 PM

Please note the following message from the Manager of Operations Subject: parking lot construction paving project SQL Beginning Thursday 02-18-2016 at 0730am, parking lots Alpha, Tango and Mike (shown in the attached image) will be under construction and closed through Thursday the 25th of this month for paving. Vehicle gate access and pedestrian gate access […]

Posted by Administrator3 Feb 18, 2016  11:02 AM

KSQL tenants and businesses are invited to the Airport’s Appreciation Event on Fri. Dec. 11, 2015 from 4pm to 7pm in the San Carlos Airport Mary Griffin Ramseur Terminal Building.

Posted by Administrator3 Dec 05, 2015  05:12 PM

Please join SCAPA in welcoming Marty Wray as the Airport’s new Manager of Operations.  He worked here previously in 2010-2011 and returns with a great deal of experience in construction management, airfield management, airfield maintenance, and airport event management.  Please stop by the Airport office and introduce yourself to Marty when you have a chance.

Posted by Administrator3 Dec 05, 2015  04:12 PM

California Pilots Association Presents A Capital Idea! Gathering California’s General Aviation Community for a day of Education and Entertainment Plus, exhibits, presentations, and FAA Safety Team “Wings” Seminar! Sat. Oct. 24, 2015 KSAC Executive Jet Center 10AM to 4PM registration ($10) can be done in advance at www.calpilots.org

Posted by Administrator3 Oct 19, 2015  04:10 PM

Volunteers Needed for 4th Annual Aero Design Challenge Sat. Oct. 24, 2015 at Hiller Museum Work with middle school students to design, prototype, test and pitch a propeller design. Expertise in aerodynamics is not required; just an enthusiasm for aviation, science, and engineering. Two-and-a-half hours of your time on Oct. 24, 2015 can inspire a […]

Posted by Administrator3 Oct 18, 2015  06:10 PM