17/35 Runway Safety Improvement Project


Thank you for your interest in the 17/35 runway Safety Improvement Project.  Project information and comments received between October 12, 2020 and November 30, 2020 are linked below.      

County of San Diego Airports is working with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on a proposal to reclassify the Gillespie Airport Reference Code for Runway 17/35, from a BII to a BI Small. The purpose of the proposed reclassification is to improve compliance with FAA required runway and taxiway safety setbacks. A presentation and supporting documents regarding the safety improvements along with all comments received are linked below.