Georgetown Airport Information

About Georgetown Airport

Georgetown Airport is a general aviation airport that first opened in 1943 as a marine air station. Many new and exciting projects have been completed recently to help bring the ultimate in convenience and service to our airport. Along with a brand new terminal, you will find a full service Fixed Base Operator, Shell jet fuel, full time mechanics, and numerous aircraft storage options, which includes a new corporate hangar and two new 10-bay nested t-hangars. Visit our airport and see why we are proud to call Georgetown Airport the "Gateway to Georgetown County".

FAA Identifier: GGE
MYR Approach 127.4
Phone (843) 238-3008
AWOS 118.275
Phone (843) 527-3851
Unicom 123.0 NDB 242

Airport Location

The airport is located at 129 Airport Road in Georgetown, South Carolina. This is approximately 5 miles south of downtown Georgetown along Highway 17, just beyond the Horry-Georgetown County Technical College. Please see the map on the Driving Directions page.


Georgetown Airport has 2 asphalt-surfaced active runways.

  • Runway 5-23- 6,001' x 100'
  • Runway 11-29- 4,700' x 150' (12,500 lb. restriction)

Terminal Building

This "low country style" terminal, completed in December 2008, is 8,500 square feet and consists of two main floors. The building has a large lobby for the comfort of visitors and passengers. Additional features include:

  • Pilot's lounge with full bath for use by flight crews as they await the return of their passengers
  • Large flat-screen TV's in the lobby area
  • Wireless internet
  • Large meeting room that could host up to 50 persons and is supported by a warming kitchen
  • Three additional classrooms/meeting rooms- this entire area can be scheduled for public use
  • Handicapped accessible with an elevator in the lobby, near the front entrance

Vehicle Parking

At our airport you will find four parking lots for vehicles, designed for both short and long-term parking.

Please contact our Airport Manager about long-term parking. The following application must be filled out and turned into the Manager to obtain a parking pass: Download the Application for Parking Pass.

All vehicle operations and parking on Georgetown County Airport property will be in compliance with Georgetown County Aviation Ordinance Chapter 5, Article II, Division 2, Section 5-34 and the most current approved SOP.

129 Airport Road, Georgetown, South Carolina, 29440 · FBO: 843-527-7516