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Carlsbad/San Diego – San Diego, California (CLD)

WHERE DO I GO TO BOARD MY FLIGHT?

Your flight will be departing from the main terminal at McClellan-Palomar Airport in Carlsbad, California. Carlsbad is approximately 34 miles north of San Diego off Interstate 5. Please arrive for check in one hour prior to scheduled departure. All passengers and baggage must be checked in no later than 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure time; failure to do so may result in denied boarding. If you require extra services such as wheelchair assistance, unaccompanied minors, or are traveling with a pet please allow for additional time.

Main Terminal
2198 Palomar Airport Rd
Carlsbad, CA 92011

PARKING:

Ample parking is available at the airport and costs $5 per day. Taos Air will also not be liable for damages, theft or pay fines while the cars are parked at the terminal lot.

CAR RENTALS:

Avis Rent A Car
760-931-1393

Hertz Rent A Car
760-603-8005

Austin, Texas – Austin Executive Airport (EDC)

WHERE DO I GO TO BOARD MY FLIGHT?

Your flight will be departing from Henriksen Jet Center at Austin Executive Airport located at the address below. Please arrive for check in one hour prior to scheduled departure. All passengers and baggage must be checked in no later than 30 minutes prior to scheduled departure time; failure to do so may result in denied boarding. If you require extra services such as wheelchair assistance, unaccompanied minors, or are traveling with a pet please allow for additional time.

6012 Aviation Drive

Pflugerville, TX 78660

PARKING

On-site parking is available at a cost of $50 per day.  Passengers must register vehicle at the Henriksen front desk and obtain a parking pass. Ridesharing is readily available and highly encouraged.

CAR RENTALS

Go Rentals
Located on site in the Henriksen lobby

800-464-8267

What Are the Taos Air In-Flight Amenities?

Wifi and phone charging
Wifi and phone charging ports are not available on Taos Air flights.

Food & Beverages
Taos Air will offer complimentary snack and beverage service during flights.  Most products will be provided by fellow B Corporations. Please note that COVID-19 may impact our ability to provide this onboard during the flight.  

Will I have to go Through the TSA Security Checkpoint When Using Taos Air?

No. After you purchase your ticket online, guests will board flights at our facilities at the Austin, Dallas/Love Field, Carlsbad-San Diego, or Hawthorne-Los Angeles airports. These facilities do not have TSA Security Checkpoints. However, guests 18 years or older will be required to present a government-issued I.D. The only acceptable forms of identification are: an enhanced driver’s license, passport, state ID or a valid unexpired government-issued PHOTO ID.  If you do not have a valid ID in your possession, you will be denied boarding.

How Long is the Flight?

City PairTravel Time
Taos to Austin2 hours
Austin to Taos2 hours, 6 minutes
Taos to Dallas-Love Field1 hour, 36 minutes
Dallas-Love Field to Taos1 hour, 54 minutes
Taos to Hawthorne (Los Angeles)2 hours, 18 minutes
Hawthorne (Los Angeles) to Taos2 hours
Taos to Carlsbad (San Diego)2 hours, 12 minutes
Carlsbad (San Diego) to Taos2 hours

Who Operates the Airplane?

The air carrier that operates Taos Air flights is Advanced Air, LLC. As the direct air carrier, Advanced Air, LLC is responsible for all aspects of the flight services.  Advanced Air, LLC is a respected and growing charter and FBO operator in the southwest United states and has become the turn-key air service provider for leaders in business, sport, and entertainment.  

Advanced Air is recognized by the Department of Transportation as a Direct Air Carrier with Commuter Status.  The company maintains an ARG/US Platinum safety rating. Director of Operations Mike Wootton of the Air Charter Safety Foundation Board of Governors and helps establish the Foundation’s strategic goals, policies, and programs. He directly contributes to the Air Charter Safety Foundation’s Vision to promote and enable the highest levels of safety in business aviation.

Taos Air is a public/private partnership dedicated to providing air service to/from Taos and the Enchanted Circle region. Partners include: