- San Bernardino International Airport
name = San Bernardino International Airport
IATA = SBD
ICAO = KSBD
FAA = SBD
type = Public
owner = San Bernardino International Airport Authority
San Bernardino, California
San Bernardino, California/ Inland Empire, California
San Bernardino, California, USA
elevation-f = 1,157
elevation-m = 353.3
coordinates = coord|34|05|43|N|117|14|06|W|type:airport_region:US
website = [http://www.sbdairport.com/ San Bernardino International Airport]
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r1-length-f = 10,001
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: "For the
United States Air Forceuse of this facility prior to March 1994, see Norton Air Force Base"San Bernardino International Airport Airport codes|SBD|KSBD|SBD is a public airportlocated two miles (3 km) southeast of the central business district of San Bernardino, California, in San Bernardino County, California, USA. The airport covers convert|1329|acre|km2|0 and has one runway. It is currently a general aviationand cargo airport located on the former site of Norton Air Force Base.
San Bernardino's mayor Pat Morris announced that the airport will be taking passenger flights in the late Fall of 2008 and will feature inexpensive flights.Fact|date=July 2008 The airport will have its primary access from I-10 and I-215 off Mill Street.
U.S. Customs Serviceagents are available on call to clear imported goods. The airport is used as a base for United States Forest Serviceplanes fighting forest fires. Several hangars that were formerly empty have recently been occupied by civilian-owned aircraft maintenance companies. The runway is convert|10000|ft|m long, easily accommodating air cargo aircraft. However, UPS and Federal Express choose to use LA/Ontario International Airportto the west, while DHLuses the March Air Reserve Baseto the south.
The airport and surrounding areas are within the City of
San Bernardino, California, and the Inland Valley Development Agency. The airport and surrounding areas are being redeveloped by Hillwood.
The airport temporarily housed SAM 27000 while the
Air Force OnePavilion at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Librarywas under construction.
Several major projects for the former air base and surrounding area are imminent or already under way, including
Stater Bros.Markets moved its corporate headquarters from Colton to the former air base site in September 2007. The convert|170000|sqft|m2|sing=on offices are completed. Stater Bros. began moving warehousing and distribution operations into a convert|2100000|sqft|m2|sing=on facility in February 2007. Part of a $300 million-plus total investment in the city, the warehouse is the largest supermarket distribution facility in the nation, Brown said.
* [http://www.sbdairport.com/ San Bernardino International Airport] (official site)
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