WHP - Whiteman Airport
- General Info:
- Whiteman Airport-WHP is a 184-acre general aviation airport that is operated by American Airports Corporation under contract with the County of Los Angeles. The airport is situated in the San Fernando Valley just 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. It has 600 based aircraft and experiences more than 115,000 annual operations. Whiteman Airport-WHP is home to and advanced contract air traffic control tower and multiple aviation-related businesses, including three major maintenance repair stations, multiple flight schools and helicopter maintenance operations. The airport has also been used as a backdrop for the motion picture industry. Its runway is equipped with medium intensity runway lighting and two-light approach path indicator lighting. Whiteman Airport-WHP is open 24 hours a day and provides aviation gas. The airport is located in Pacoima, Calif.