Long Beach Airport Association (LBAA)

Advancing aviation, economic growth and business diversity

Founded in 1947, the Long Beach Airport Association (LBAA) represents more than 18,000 employees and 200 diverse businesses at Long Beach Airport. These include several premier fixed-base operators and specialty aviation service companies; Cessna Citation and Gulfstream Aerospace aircraft service centers; and nearly 100 acres of mid-rise business park, hotel and educational uses.

Located in close proximity to Los Angeles and Orange Counties, Long Beach Airport is a busy and diverse facility with over 370,000 annual aircraft operations. It currently serves about three million commercial airline passengers annually, offering direct flights throughout the U.S. with domestic and international connections.

From community supporters and private aircraft owners to local businesses and major airport operators, our members work collectively to:

  • Advocate the interests of airport operators and users
  • Achieve balanced economic growth and diversity
  • Preserve aviation jobs and businesses
  • Form community and educational partnerships