Aviation Property


Leasing and Licensing Policy

Aircraft Tie Downs

City of Santa Monica Tie-down spaces are available on a monthly basis. 

Aircraft Tie-down Rates

  • Single Space - As of July 1, 2019 - $123.67 per month 
  • Twin Space - As of July 1, 2019 - $185.52 per month 

Aircraft Hangars

The City of Santa Monica administers an Aircraft Hangar leasing/purchasing program for hangars located on City-leased land. There is a waiting list for Light Aircraft Cover (LAC) hangars.

For more information on Tie-Down rentals or Hangar leasing or to be placed on the waiting list, contact:

Airport Leasing Office


Vehicle Parking

There is ample day-time parking at the airport. However, parking in airport lots is restricted from 3AM to 5AM every night. Vehicles without parking permits will be cited and may be towed.

Overnight Temporary Parking Permits are available from the Airport Administration Office during business hours only, or contact Public Services Officers after hours by contacting the non-emergency SM Police Dispatch number (310) 458-8491. 

  • $12.51 per night per vehicle
  • $125.19 per month per vehicle     

All charges and rental rates set forth above shall be subject to annual CPI increases


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