Georgetown County Airport News and History

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154th Squadron Missions


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Georgetown County celebrated South Carolina Aviation Week with a luncheon on August 23, 2016. Airport tenant Doug Decker spoke about the importance of general aviation to the local economy. Georgetown County Council Chairman Johnny Morant read the County Council's proclamation to declare this week "South Carolina Aviation Week". Georgetown County Airport Commission Members, FBO representatives, Georgetown County Council Chairpersons and many others were on hand to join in the celebration. It was a great way to bring together the local general aviation community and a good time was had by all!

http://www.southstrandnews.com/20160823/160829967/georgetown-county-celebrates-south-carolina-aviation-week

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Airport History

Georgetown Airport was built in 1941 by the United States Navy and was used by the United States Marine Corps during World War II as an axillary airfield assigned to Parris Island Airfield. Georgetown Marine Corps Airfield (OLF) was also used by the by United States Army Air Force light observation squadrons (105th, 112th) flying antisubmarine patrols over the Atlantic from May 1942 until August 1942.

The airport was turned over to civil authorities in June 1944, and it was developed into a public airport.


Letter to Airport Manager


Letter to Marine Corps Aviation

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