• 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.


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

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    San Carlos Airport Association
    P.O. Box 1183
    San Carlos, CA 94070

from our friends at Lake Tahoe Airport: Effective October 15, 2015 the CTAF for TVL will change to 122.7 Please post and pass this along. Sherry Miller, Airport Director Lake Tahoe Airport City of South Tahoe

Posted by Administrator3 Oct 05, 2015  10:10 PM

Volunteers Needed Palo Alto Airport Day Sun. Sept. 27, 2015 10AM to 4PM SCAPA members have an opportunity to volunteer at Palo Alto’s Airport Day Sun. Sept. 27, 2015 from 10 am to 4pm. http://www.paloaltoairport.aero/airport-day.html They especially need help with traffic control and the crowd line. Call 650.329.2687 if you can help at all. Thanks, […]

Posted by Administrator3 Sep 26, 2015  07:09 PM

We are very happy to report that SCAPA member Pat Groves will receive the FAA Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award on Sept. 30, 2015. The FAA Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award recognizes pilots who have maintained safe flight operations for 50 or more years. To date there are fewer than 3,300 pilots who have ever […]

Posted by Administrator3 Sep 16, 2015  11:09 AM

Salinas Air Show Sat. 9/26 to Sun. 9/27/2015, including F22, CF18, T33, B25, P51, C5M, and much much more: http://salinasairshow.com

Posted by Administrator3 Sep 14, 2015  09:09 PM

The SCAPA Board of Directors is organizing our next barbecue on Sun. Oct. 18th, 2015 from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM. Be sure to save the date. Like all our activities, we depend on volunteers to make them happen. We need people to help with the following: – food preparation on Sat. evening Oct. 17th […]

Posted by Administrator3 Aug 31, 2015  05:08 PM

Stop by the San Carlos Airport for our 3rd Annual Airport Day, Sat. June 27, 2015, from 10AM to 3PM. ENTRY IS FREE! Enjoy aircraft displays, exhibitors and vendors, an aviation theme scavenger hunt, food, ice cream, helicopter rides and free airplane rides for children. The San Carlos Airport and our based businesses have planned […]

Posted by Administrator3 May 08, 2015  07:05 PM

49TH ANNUAL FATHER’S DAY FLY-IN AT COLUMBIA AIRPORT http://www.fathersdayflyin.org/ June 20-21, 2015

Posted by Administrator3 May 07, 2015  04:05 PM

See this link for the May 2015 newsletter from the Half Moon Bay Pilots Association.

Posted by Administrator3 May 05, 2015  05:05 PM

SCAPA is pleased to announce an additional speaker for our April 30 7pm Annual Meeting at the Hiller Museum. Scott Malta, manager of Castle Airport (formerly Casle AFB) will be giving a very entertaining view of what it is like to try to move a former SAC base into 21st century General Aviation (complete with […]

Posted by Administrator3 Feb 07, 2015  02:02 PM

SQL Tenants: The Federal Aviation Administration will hold a safety meeting, with tenants, Air Traffic management, airport organizations and Airport Staff on Tuesday, February 3rd at 7:00pm in an effort to improve surface safety at the San Carlos Airport. The meeting will be held at the Hiller Aviation Museum conference room. The purpose of this […]

Posted by Administrator3 Jan 29, 2015  06:01 PM

Dear Pilots Association, Please join us for a celebration of life for George Auld this Saturday, January 3rd, 2015. Saturday, January 3rd, 2015 1:00 – 3:00 pm Andreini Hangar 154 California Street Nancy, Kellie and Perry would love to have you come and share stories and memories of their beloved father and husband, George. Thank […]

Posted by Administrator3 Dec 30, 2014  05:12 PM

About Lake in the Sky Air Show http://www.lakeintheskyairshow.com/ This year’s show which will include exciting aerobatic performances by several top performers including Bill Cornick, Jon Melby, Spencer Suderman, and Carl Liepold! Steve Stavrakakis will be the airshow announcer! In the 90’s Steve earned worldwide notoriety and the nickname “Wild Thing” with his European Extreme style […]

Posted by Administrator3 Sep 18, 2014  09:09 AM

Carl Turner was a CFI hired in 1968 by Bob Lane at West Bay Aviation at San Carlos Airport. Carl is trying to contact Doug Bergwall, Glen Simmons, OJ Gude, Joe Eke, Neil Mahall and any other CFI’s from around that time. Gladys was the scheduler and receptionist. Carl writes “I went away to college […]

Posted by Administrator3 Aug 18, 2014  09:08 PM
Posted by Administrator3 Aug 13, 2014  09:08 PM

San Carlos Airport Day 2014 The San Carlos Airport is inviting the local community to attend San Carlos Airport Day on Saturday, May 31, 2014 from 10am until 3pm. This free event will feature aircraft displays, exhibitors and vendors, an aviation theme scavenger hunt, BBQ lunch, ice cream, helicopter rides and free airplane rides for […]

Posted by Administrator3 May 29, 2014  08:05 AM