March 2005

Pre-2008 Archived Articles

Santa Paula Airport Remains Closed

Tuesday, March 1, 2005
Airport can’t operate with short runway
Caltrans inspector turns down plan to reopen Santa Paula airfield
By Tamara Koehler
The Ventura County (CA) Star

Santa Paula Airport must remain closed to the public until its storm-damaged runway is lengthened, according to the initial results of a state inspection issued Monday.

Pre-2008 Archived Articles

Purchase Ensures End to Dreams of An El Toro Airport

Sunday, February 27, 2005
Editorial
Purchase Ensures End to Dreams of An El Toro Airport
The Newport Beach (CA) Daily Pilot
Over the years, letter writers Donald Nyre of Newport Beach and Shirley Conger of Corona del Mar have done their best to keep alive the hopes of those who believed the closed El Toro Marine base would make a perfect airport to serve the needs of a burgeoning Orange County.

Pre-2008 Archived Articles

Purchase Ensures End to Dreams of An El Toro Airport

Sunday, February 27, 2005
Editorial
Purchase Ensures End to Dreams of An El Toro Airport
The Newport Beach (CA) Daily Pilot
Over the years, letter writers Donald Nyre of Newport Beach and Shirley Conger of Corona del Mar have done their best to keep alive the hopes of those who believed the closed El Toro Marine base would make a perfect airport to serve the needs of a burgeoning Orange County.