General Aviation

Situated adjacent to Interstate 5, a few minutes from the downtown Bellingham area, and 40 miles south of Vancouver, British Columbia,the Bellingham International Airport (BLI) serves as a port of entry for general aviation aircraft. BLI is an excellent stop-over while sightseeing in the San Juan Islands, Victoria in British Columbia, or the Canadian Gulf Islands.

Facilities & Services 
BLI's facilities and services include:
  • 6,700-foot all-weather runway / approach (Instrument Landing System (ILS) - Runway 16)
  • Airport rescue / firefighting (ARFF) service
  • Charters
  • Control tower operating from 7 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. daily
  • Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) part 139
  • Flight schools
  • On-site fueling services
  • Pilot supplies
  • Trade-related services at the airport, including a foreign trade zone and air cargo services such as:
    • FedEx
    • Horizon Air
    • UPS
  • After-hours contact number - Ph: 360-739-1944
  • Automatic Terminal Information Service (ATIS) - Ph: 360-647-5939 or frequency 134.45
  • U.S. Customs - Ph: 360-734-5463

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