Magellan Aviation
Palomar Airport

Magellan Aviationís facility at Palomar Airport in Carlsbad, California, is a full service Fixed-Based Operation offering a range of high-quality, competitively priced hangars, offices and fuel line services. A dedicated staff of aviation professionals—among the most experienced in Southern California—provides the best valet and fueling services in San Diego. Current facilities consist of over 133,000 SF of offices and hangars on 16.59 acres at Palomar Airport, with an expansion of 125,000 SF of hangar and office space in the final stages of planning.


Magellan Aviationís coastal location in Carlsbad, conveniently serving both San Diego and Orange Counties, provides an ideal home for both business and recreational aircraft users, and aviation-related businesses. Private and community hangars accommodate a wide range of general aviation aircraft, from single-engine pistons to large turbine-powered corporate aircraft, an offering that will be even more comprehensive at the completion of Magellan Aviationís current expansion. Magellan Aviation currently houses a wide array of businesses, including piston and turbine maintenance facilities, air charter services, aircraft brokers, aviation insurance agents, bi-plane and aerial rides and an air ambulance service. The unique combination of high-quality facilities, outstanding services, experienced personnel, strategic location and diversity of users maintains Magellan Aviation as a respected and sought-after destination for the local and regional aviation community.

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