FAA diagram, below: approach from the west
|Owner||County of San Diego|
|Elevation AMSL||1,395 ft / 425 m|
The Ramona Air Fair is a popular airshow held every year in October.
In 2005 the airport had 82,133 aircraft operations, averaging 225 per day: 98% general aviation, 1% air taxi and 1% military. 195 aircraft are based at this airport: 86% single engine, 8% multi-engine, 1% jet and 5% helicopters.
In 2007 the airport had 164,691 aircraft operations, averaging 451 per day.
Classic Rotors Museum
Classic Rotors Museum, a flying aviation museum specializing in helicopters and other rotorcraft, is based at Ramona Airport. The museum bills itself as "the rare and vintage rotorcraft museum" and claims to be one of "three dedicated rotorcraft museums in the world".
Ramona Bombing Target and Emergency Landing Field
During World War II the airport was used by the US Navy as the 'Ramona Bombing Target and Emergency Landing Field. The site was 405 acres and opened on October 15, 1943. The site closed after the war and was turned over to San Diego County on February 26, 1947.
- PDF, effective 2007-07-05
- Great Circle Mapper: KRNM - Ramona, California
- Classic Rotors Museum (n.d.). "About Us". Retrieved 2009-11-13.
- Kaman H-43 Huskie (April 2009). "Classic Rotors, Ramona, California". Archived from the original on 2011-07-21. Retrieved 2009-11-13.
- Riordan, Jack (August 2009). "Public treated to inside look at county airport". Retrieved 2009-11-13.
- Musicar, Jessica (July 2005). "Museum pays homage to 'rotorcraft'". Archived from the original on 2013-01-29. Retrieved 2009-11-13.
- US Army Ramona Bombing Target and Emergency Landing Field
- Ramona Airport at San Diego County website
- (PDF), effective February 25, 2021
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