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SEE Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SEE / KSEE
Airport Name: Gillespie Field
Location: San Diego / El Cajon, California, United States
GPS Coordinates: 32°49'33"N by 116°58'20"W
Area Served: San Diego, California
Operator/Owner: County of San Diego
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 388 feet (118 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Gillespie Field (SEE):

  • In 1942 the United States Marine Corps chose a 688-acre site east of San Diego for parachute training for the newly forming Parachute battalions.
  • The furthest airport from Gillespie Field (SEE) is Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG), which is located 11,534 miles (18,562 kilometers) away in Rodrigues Island, Mauritius.
  • The closest airport to Gillespie Field (SEE) is Montgomery Field (MYF), which is located only 10 miles (16 kilometers) W of SEE.
  • Gillespie Field (SEE) has 3 runways.
  • In 1946 the airfield was turned over to San Diego County and became a general aviation facility.
  • Gillespie Field is a county-owned public airport 10 miles northeast of downtown San Diego, in El Cajon, San Diego County, California.
  • Because of Gillespie Field's relatively low elevation of 388 feet, planes can take off or land at Gillespie Field at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.

Map of Nearest Airports from Gillespie Field:

List of Nearest Airports from Gillespie Field:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
19.72 miles (15.64 km) WMontgomery Field (MYF)San Diego, California, United StatesView Montgomery Field on a map View satellite image of Montgomery Field Set MYF as destination Airport Get more information about Montgomery Field
210.23 miles (16.47 km) WNWMCAS Miramar, (NKX)San Diego, California, United StatesView MCAS Miramar, on a map View satellite image of MCAS Miramar, Set NKX as destination Airport Get more information about MCAS Miramar,
314.14 miles (22.76 km) WSWSan Diego International Airport (SAN)San Diego, California, United StatesView San Diego International Airport on a map View satellite image of San Diego International Airport Set SAN as destination Airport Get more information about San Diego International Airport
416.61 miles (26.73 km) WSWNAS North Island (NZY)San Diego, California, United StatesView NAS North Island on a map View satellite image of NAS North Island Set NZY as destination Airport Get more information about NAS North Island
517.55 miles (28.24 km) SBrown Field Municipal Airport (SDM)San Diego, California, United StatesView Brown Field Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Brown Field Municipal Airport Set SDM as destination Airport Get more information about Brown Field Municipal Airport
619.71 miles (31.72 km) STijuana International Airport (TIJ)Tijuana, Baja California, MexicoView Tijuana International Airport on a map View satellite image of Tijuana International Airport Set TIJ as destination Airport Get more information about Tijuana International Airport
719.88 miles (31.99 km) SSWNaval Outlying Landing Field Imperial Beach (NRS)Imperial Beach, California, United StatesView Naval Outlying Landing Field Imperial Beach on a map View satellite image of Naval Outlying Landing Field Imperial Beach Set NRS as destination Airport Get more information about Naval Outlying Landing Field Imperial Beach
827.45 miles (44.18 km) NWMcClellan–Palomar Airport (CLD)Carlsbad, California, United StatesView McClellan–Palomar Airport on a map View satellite image of McClellan–Palomar Airport Set CLD as destination Airport Get more information about McClellan–Palomar Airport
934.86 miles (56.10 km) NWBob Maxwell Field (Oceanside Municipal Airport) (OCN)Oceanside, California, United StatesView Bob Maxwell Field (Oceanside Municipal Airport) on a map View satellite image of Bob Maxwell Field (Oceanside Municipal Airport) Set OCN as destination Airport Get more information about Bob Maxwell Field (Oceanside Municipal Airport)
1048.14 miles (77.47 km) NEBorrego Valley Airport (BXS)Borrego Springs, California, United StatesView Borrego Valley Airport on a map View satellite image of Borrego Valley Airport Set BXS as destination Airport Get more information about Borrego Valley Airport
1162.79 miles (101.05 km) NHemet-Ryan AirportRyan Field (HMT)Hemet, California, United StatesView Hemet-Ryan AirportRyan Field on a map View satellite image of Hemet-Ryan AirportRyan Field Set HMT as destination Airport Get more information about Hemet-Ryan AirportRyan Field
1265.67 miles (105.69 km) ENESalton Sea Airport (SAS)Salton City, California, United StatesView Salton Sea Airport on a map View satellite image of Salton Sea Airport Set SAS as destination Airport Get more information about Salton Sea Airport
1372.57 miles (116.79 km) NEJacqueline Cochran Regional Airport (TRM)Palm Springs, California, United StatesView Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport Set TRM as destination Airport Get more information about Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport
1473.28 miles (117.94 km) NWMCAS El Toro (NZJ)Santa Ana, California, United StatesView MCAS El Toro on a map View satellite image of MCAS El Toro Set NZJ as destination Airport Get more information about MCAS El Toro
1574.37 miles (119.69 km) NNEPalm Springs International AirportPalm Springs Army Airfield (PSP)Palm Springs, California, United StatesView Palm Springs International AirportPalm Springs Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Palm Springs International AirportPalm Springs Army Airfield Set PSP as destination Airport Get more information about Palm Springs International AirportPalm Springs Army Airfield

Map of Furthest Airports from Gillespie Field:

List of Furthest Airports from Gillespie Field:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,533.61 miles (18,561.50 km) SSir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
211,519.32 miles (18,538.50 km) SSESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
311,515.29 miles (18,532.01 km) SSEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map View satellite image of Pierrefonds Airport Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
411,491.78 miles (18,494.18 km) SSERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map View satellite image of Roland Garros Airport Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
511,327.83 miles (18,230.33 km) ESETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map View satellite image of Tôlanaro Airport Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
611,230.77 miles (18,074.13 km) SEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map View satellite image of Mananjary Airport Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
711,197.16 miles (18,020.04 km) ESEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map View satellite image of Ampanihy Airport Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
811,183.99 miles (17,998.84 km) SEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map View satellite image of Fianarantsoa Airport Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
911,113.93 miles (17,886.08 km) SEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map View satellite image of Toamasino Airport Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1011,073.43 miles (17,820.92 km) SESainte Marie Airport (SMS)Île Sainte-Marie, MadagascarView Sainte Marie Airport on a map View satellite image of Sainte Marie Airport Set SMS as destination Airport Get more information about Sainte Marie Airport
1111,070.84 miles (17,816.75 km) SEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ivato International Airport Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1211,045.72 miles (17,776.32 km) ESEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map View satellite image of Manja Airport Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1311,021.11 miles (17,736.72 km) ESEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map View satellite image of Andavadoaka Airport Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport
1411,016.85 miles (17,729.86 km) SEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map View satellite image of Miandrivazo Airport Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport
1511,011.97 miles (17,722.00 km) ESEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map View satellite image of Morombe Airport Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport