Nestled in the northwest corner of El Cajon, Gillespie Field is a gateway to the world. An important part of our community, Gillespie Field is the oldest and largest of the County’s eight airports. It includes not just runways, tower, and a terminal, but many airport-related businesses, as well as the annual "Air Show San Diego" event. In addition to the airport itself, Gillespie Field includes two business parks, which provide more than 3,000 jobs in the City of El Cajon and a $110 million boost to the local economy in direct, indirect and induced revenues.
The airport is home to flight schools, repair and maintenance shops, aircraft storage, fuel, food and beverage services, instrument and avionics shops, rental cars, aircraft sales, and rental services. Hotels are available nearby the field.
The airport is located at 1960 Joe Crosson Drive, El Cajon, CA 92020. For additional information please call (619) 956-4800.