Airport commemorates B-17 pilot through new fuel system

Posted on September 17th, 2013 by

U-Fuel has installed one of its “Box” fuel stations at the Lee County-Butters Field Airport (52J) in Bishopville, S.C. The airport took advantage of the new installation to honor the airport’s namesake. Continue Reading →


Capital City Airport to host Aviation Days

Posted on September 16th, 2013 by

FRANKFORT, Ky. – On Saturday, Sept. 21, Capital City Airport (FFT) will welcome the public to its annual Aviation Day. Many local aviation groups will be represented at this family-oriented event. Admission is free and activities will take place from... Continue Reading →

6. Airport Terminal Building Front Entrance 2013

Rededication of NEW historic airport terminal slated

Posted on September 16th, 2013 by

A rededication ribbon cutting ceremony for the historic Airport Terminal Building at the New Orleans Lakefront Airport (NEW) will be held Saturday, Sept. 28, at 10 a.m., Continue Reading →

State looking for public input on Ohio’s GA airports

Posted on September 11th, 2013 by

The Ohio Department of Transportation is hosting public meetings as part of its Ohio Airports Focus Study, to determine what types of airport services are provided throughout the state today, and what gaps need to be filled in the at Ohio’s... Continue Reading →


Kent State presents Aviation Heritage Fair

Posted on September 10th, 2013 by

KENT, Ohio — Kent State University’s 17th Aviation Heritage Fair will take place Saturday, Sept. 14, from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Kent State University Airport. Continue Reading →


A most extraordinary place to live

Posted on September 5th, 2013 by

By LARRY GRIGGERS Nestled under the airspace of the busiest airport in the world, Mallards Landing is home to about 150 property owners who love living in this aviation-centric community located in Henry County just south of Atlanta. The airport,... Continue Reading →

EAA chapter at Slatington Airport provides bikes for visiting pilots

Posted on September 5th, 2013 by

Pilots flying into Pennsylvania’s Slatington Airport now have access to free trail bikes, thanks to the efforts of Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 855. According to a story at AOPA.org, Chapter President Gene Salvatore noted that the D&L Trail opened near the... Continue Reading →

Kinston Jet Center takes over FBO at ISO

Posted on September 4th, 2013 by

KINSTON, N.C. — Following the departure of Delta Private Jets, Kinston Jet Center has assumed FBO operations at the Kinston Regional Jetport (ISO). Continue Reading →

Aviation fuel sales tax replaced in Indiana

Posted on September 3rd, 2013 by

Pilots touching down recently to refuel in Indiana have seen a major change in fuel prices. The aviation fuel sales tax of 60 cents per gallon has been replaced by an aviation fuel excise tax of 10 cents per gallon.... Continue Reading →


VNY hosts Community Day

Posted on September 2nd, 2013 by

VAN NUYS, Calif. — Hundreds of Van Nuys Airport fans were treated to free airfield tours, aircraft static displays, free prizes and a day of plane spotting at the airport Observation Area. In celebration of the airport’s 85th anniversary and... Continue Reading →