The H.L. “Sonny” Callahan Airport in Fairhope, Alabama has a 6,600-foot runway with a full-length taxiway, augmented by a new automated weather station (AWOS), can accommodate a full range of propeller and jet traffic in good weather or bad.
The Fairhope Airport Authority acquired an additional 257 acres of land contiguous to the existing airport, to accommodate new buildings and other facilities which require access or close proximity to the runway environment. Companies wishing to create facilities at the H.L. “Sonny” Callahan Airport may request further information by email.
Key tenants already located at the airport include a unit of the Alabama Department of Public Safety, and Continental Motors which operates a full service FBO including complete maintenance facilities for almost any type of piston airplanes. Large and small hangars are also located on the field.
The Academy at the Fairhope Airport
The Baldwin County Public School System, Faulkner State Community College, Enterprise State Community College and the Fairhope Airport Authority have partnered together to offer high school students and adults courses in Aviation, Industrial Maintenance and Welding. The Academy at the Fairhope Airport will provide critical training to supply local business and industry. The Academy is located just south of Fairhope’s central business district and provides a prime access point for Baldwin County residents.
Fairhope Airport Authority
- Vince Boothe
- Jack Burrell, Council Representative
- Pam Caudill
- Ray Hix
- Joe McEnerney
- Will Bruce
- Frank "Chip" Groner
Contact us: 251-929-7439
Visit Fairhope Airport website. [External Link]