Bermuda Dunes Airport

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Bermuda Dunes Airport
Bermuda Dunes Airport diagram.png
OwnerBermuda Dunes Airport Corp.
ServesCoachella Valley, California
Elevation AMSL73 ft / 22 m
Coordinates33°44′54″N 116°16′29″W / 33.74833°N 116.27472°W / 33.74833; -116.27472Coordinates: 33°44′54″N 116°16′29″W / 33.74833°N 116.27472°W / 33.74833; -116.27472
UDD is located in California
Location of airport in California
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 5,002 1,525 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Aircraft operations40,020
Based aircraft137

Bermuda Dunes Airport (IATA: UDD, ICAO: KUDD, FAA LID: UDD) is a public use airport located in Bermuda Dunes, a town 13 nautical miles (15 mi, 24 km) east of the central business district of Palm Springs, a city in the Coachella Valley of Riverside County, California, United States. It is privately owned by the Bermuda Dunes Airport Corp.[1]

The airport is home to Desert West Aviation, a local flight school[2] as well as Coachella Valley Aviation, providing A&P/IA service for airplanes and helicopters.

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Bermuda Dunes Airport covers an area of 105 acres (38 ha) at an elevation of 73 feet (22 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 10/28 with an asphalt surface measuring 5,002 by 70 feet (1,525 x 21 m).[1]

For the 12-month period ending January 5, 2011, the airport had 40,020 aircraft operations, an average of 109 per day: 80% general aviation and 20% air taxi. At that time there were 137 aircraft based at this airport: 75% single-engine, 16% multi-engine, 7% jet, and 2% helicopter.[1]

Past airline service[edit]

Air LA, a commuter airline that was based in Los Angeles, operated scheduled passenger flights from the airport in 1989 with British Aerospace BAe Jetstream 31 turboprop aircraft nonstop to Las Vegas (LAS) and Los Angeles (LAX).[3]

Instrument procedures[edit]

STARs – Standard Terminal Arrivals


IAPs – Instrument Approach Procedures

NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply


  1. ^ a b c d FAA Airport Master Record for UDD (Form 5010 PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
  2. ^ "Contact". Desert West Aviation. Retrieved June 11, 2010.
  3. ^, Dec. 15, 1989 Official Airline Guide (OAG), Palm Desert to Las Vegas and Los Angeles flight schedules

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