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Airport Lease Rates & Availability

Lease rates below are effective as of Jan. 1, 2016 and are monthly rates, unless stated otherwise. All leases are subject to a 12.84% Washington State Leasehold Tax. The below rates do not include this tax.

To discuss airport lease opportunities or initiate a lease, please contact:
Lauren Behm
Airport and Ferry Asst. Administrator
email | (253) 798-2421

For questions regarding hangar/tie-down availability and/or to arrange a site visit, please contact:
Jay Simons
Operations and Maintenance Supervisor
email | (253) 798-8551



Transient Tie-Downs
Located on midfield apron    
$5.00 per night    
Payment box is located inside small white building immediately west of the self-serve fuel facility

Transient Hangars
Per night: $25.00   
Per week: $150.00

Tie-Downs North of Midfield Apron    
Regular: $54.73
Large: $74.45

Private Hangars
T-hangars with 42-foot doors, concrete - $198.55    
Contact Lissa Smith, Operations and Maintenance Lead, at (253) 841-3779 to be placed on the waiting list.

Storage Rooms
12 by 12 feet, concrete - $75.00       
Contact Lissa Smith, Operations and Maintenance Lead, at (253) 841-3779 to be placed on the waiting list.

Lease Management Fees
Hangar waitlist fee (per submission): $50.00 (non-refundable)
Lease application fee (per submission): $25.00 (non-refundable)

Other building/land lease/rents
Land lease, per square foot: $0.25-$1.69
Office/annual, per square foot: $24.63-$40.71



Lease Documents

PLU Hangar/Tie-Down Agreement form
Pierce County Airport Rules and Regulations
Pierce County Airport Lease Agreement Termination Notice





Privately-Owned Hangars
There are more than 100 privately-owned condo hangars located at Thun Field.



Access to the Airport Operations Area
In an effort to increase security and decrease the amount of vehicle traffic on Thun Field, access to the PLU Airport Operations Area transitioned in August 2014 from a code-access entry system to a proximity card entry system. Please refer to the Security Gate documents below for additional information.

Security Gate Card Application
Security Gate Card Policy