The Van Nuys Airport Citizens Advisory Council
was established by the Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners
and approved by the Los Angeles City Council in 1985.
The committee reviews issues affecting the operation of Van Nuys Airport
and provides advice and recommendations to the Commission, Mayor’s Office, City Council and other appropriate agencies.
Providing a means of communication between the Commission,
the appointing authorities, the general aviation community and the public,
the Citizens Advisory Council concerns itself with all aspects of general aviation operations, facilities development and land utilization at and around the airport. The 18-member Council is comprised of three representatives appointed by the Board of Airport Commissioners, three representatives appointed by the Mayor
of Los Angeles, and two representatives each appointed Los Angeles City Council members from Districts 2,3,5,7,11 and 12.
Meetings are held the first Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m.
The meetings are currently located at:
Van Nuys Flyaway
2nd floor conference room
7610 Woodley Ave. Van Nuys, CA 91406
For current CAC agenda and previous minutes, click here.
VNY is one of three airports owned and operated by Los Angeles World Airports, including Los Angeles International and Ontario International.
The airport system operates under the direction of a policy-making
Board of Airport Commissioners appointed by the Mayor of Los Angeles.
Located in the heart of the San Fernando Valley, Van Nuys Airport (VNY)
ranks as one of the world’s busiest general aviation airports.
Dedicated to noncommercial air travel,
VNY averages over 260,000 takeoffs and landings annually.
VNY has two parallel runways including one 8,000 feet in length a
nd equipped with full instrument landing,
as well as a training runway 4,000 feet in length.
The FAA airport tower operates from 6:00 am to 10:45 pm daily.
For additional pilot information, please click here.