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Contact United Airlines directly for questions about your flight, to purchase tickets or to report lost luggage.

Airport Information

Chico Municipal Airport (CIC) is a non-hub commercial airport with daily flights to and from San Francisco provided by SkyWest Airlines in partnership with United Airlines.

NOTICE: Commercial Air Service at the Chico Municipal Airport will be discontinued on December 2, 2014

On August 14, 2014, SkyWest Airlines advised the City that the Chico/SFO route was unprofitable and that they would be discontinuing commercial air service at the Chico Municipal Airport effective December 2, 2014. Although the City continues its efforts to obtain another air carrier to provide service to Chico there are currently no prospects.

Flying from Chico Municipal Airport (CIC)

Passenger screening begins 30 minutes before the flight departure time. To allow time for screening of your checked baggage the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) recommends arriving at least 90 minutes before your flight. Go to TSA Travel & Security Tips for additional travel information.

Airport Gate Access

Notice: Due to damage caused by a lightning strike, gate access cards currently only work at the Boeing and Sikorsky gates.

APPOINTMENTS ARE NECESSARY: To obtain a gate access card, or to renew an expiring card, please contact the Human Resources Department at (530) 879-7900 to schedule an appointment. Please note: there is a minimum waiting period of 24 hours for applications to be reviewed and approved. To prevent delay in processing applications, they can be emailed to HR@chicoca.gov, or faxed to (530) 895-4733, prior to your scheduled appointment time. Once your application is approved, you will need to bring the following to your appointment: (1) valid identification (driver's license or passport); and (2) a check made payable to the City of Chico. The application form may be accessed by clicking here.

Airport Property Available for Lease

Chico Municipal Airport has several commercial hangars and unimproved airport properties available for aviation businesses. To view property information click here or contact Management Analyst Debbie Collins by email or at (530) 896-7216.

Chico Air Museum

North Valley Aviation Association