Airport security is a high priority for Contra Costa County Airports. Since September 11, 2001, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) have implemented various new requirements and protocols for airports around the country. As detailed in a letter from the Director of Airports to stakeholders, Contra Costa County Airports staff has made security measure enhancements that include an updated access control system.
All persons that wish to be granted access to Buchanan Field and/or Byron Airports are required to review and complete the Airport Access Control Card Packet, which includes the following:
Deposit for Access Control Card: Following the submittal of the Airport Access Control Card Form, an Access Control Card will be issued by Airports staff. The deposit for the card is $30.00 due in cash or check at the time of issuance.