FFT officials call Aviation Day a huge success

Posted on September 23rd, 2013 by

FRANKFORT, Ky. – On Saturday, Sept. 21, Capital City Airport (FFT) welcomed the public to its annual Aviation Day. A variety of local aviation groups and organizations were present at this family-oriented event, which attracted hundreds of interested attendees. Continue Reading →


History of Laconia Airport featured in exhibit

Posted on September 22nd, 2013 by

By Carol Lee Anderson NEW HAMPSHIRE – Two significant histories in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire came together for the month of September at the Belknap Mill, a fully restored, early American textile mill located in Laconia. Continue Reading →

Details about $1 avgas experiment released

Posted on September 19th, 2013 by

The folks at Redbird Skyport in San Marcos, Texas, are getting a lot of calls and emails about their upcoming $1 a gallon avgas experiment during the month of October. To ensure there’s enough fuel to meet demand, officials have... Continue Reading →


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, Chapter President Gene Salvatore noted that the D&L Trail opened near the... Continue Reading →