Air medical transport is the primary method to transport critically injured or ill patients to mainland hospitals and trauma centers. Marginal or unknown weather conditions can severely limit these services. There have been several instances on recent years where air Continue reading AWOS and Instrument Approach Update
Greg and friend, each flew their planes from El Monte, CA to Lopez in June, camping at the airport and performed a week of volunteer trail repair work. Thank you!
August 19 The Port hosted a highly successful fun community event at our local airport with activities for all ages. Which included aircraft and classic car displays, Airlift Northwest’s helicopter and Island Air Ambulance’s fixed wing Caravan, Island Air Continue reading Lopez Island Airport Day
The Port is investigating adding a weather station and instrument approach to meet Med Evac needs. These improvements will upgrade the ability of Lopez Airport, by allowing approaches during poor weather for emergency medical flights. After preliminary finding from the current Continue reading The Port is investigating an instrument approach to meet Med Evac needs.