California Highway Patrol officers were pursuing a blue Honda Civic in Orange County on Sunday evening.
The car was stolen in Santa Ana, according to CHP.
At one point, the pursuit driver entered John Wayne Airport and did a loop with officers trailing behind.
Video from Southern California's police pursuits and follow-ups on what happened after the chase
The pursuit ended in Costa Mesa around 9:30 p.m. when officers performed a PIT maneuver and took the driver into custody.
There were no injuries in the pursuit.