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Cessna 310 now on approach to GMU park

Posted on January 1st, 2014 by

A Cessna 310 is now “flying” into the aviation-themed park at the Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU) in South Carolina. Continue Reading →

Mineral Wells Airport adds link taxiway

Posted on December 30th, 2013 by

MINERAL WELLS, Texas — A new taxiway has been constructed by the City of Mineral Wells to link the airport’s 6,000 foot and 4,000 foot runways to three businesses, a 54-acre tarmac and dozens of acres of adjacent raw land that... Continue Reading →

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Avflight to open operations at KSLN

Posted on December 20th, 2013 by

SALINA, Kan. — The Salina Regional Airport (KSLN) will ring in the New Year with a new FBO on the airfield as Avflight Corp. begins operations Jan. 1. Continue Reading →

Duluth International Airport showcases ‘The Lark of Duluth’

Posted on December 16th, 2013 by

DULUTH, Minn. — Jan. 1, 2014, marks the 100th anniversary of the world’s first airline, St. Petersburg Tampa Airboat Line. To commemorate the anniversary, The Lark of Duluth, a replica of the first airliner, is now on exhibit inside the... Continue Reading →

Santa to visit Puget Sound area airports

Posted on December 16th, 2013 by

Spencer Santa Claus will be flying into local airports in the south Puget Sound in Washington State on Saturday morning, Dec. 21, to meet with local children and hand out candy. Continue Reading →

ISM crosswind runway to close for reconstruction

Posted on December 10th, 2013 by

Kissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM) in Florida will close crosswind runway 06/24 around Jan. 2, 2014, for approximately 120 days. The runway will be undergoing major reconstruction during that time and is not expected to reopen until the planned work is... Continue Reading →

Truckee Tahoe Airport joins Avfuel network

Posted on December 6th, 2013 by

Truckee Tahoe Airport (TRK) in California has joined the Avfuel network to offer Avfuel Contract Fuel and AVTRIP points. Truckee Tahoe Airport has also expanded to offer more aviation ground services than before. Continue Reading →

Strategic plan for Reno airports unveiled

Posted on December 5th, 2013 by

A new strategic five-point plan for the Reno-Tahoe International Airport and Reno-Stead Airport — home of the Reno Air Races — was recently unveiled. According to a report from KTVN.com, airport officials said they plan to work on economic development and... Continue Reading →

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Pittsfield Municipal Airport cuts ribbon on new runway

Posted on December 2nd, 2013 by

Pittsfield Municipal Airport (KPSF) in Western Massachusetts officially cut the ribbon on its extended Runway 8-26, a $22.5-million project a long time in the making. Continue Reading →

Airports contribute $11 billion to Missouri economy

Posted on November 26th, 2013 by

A recent study by the Missouri Department of Transportation revealed that 108 of the airports it helps support contribute 100,621 jobs with a payroll of $3.1 billion to the Missouri economy. When all economic activities are considered, total annual economic... Continue Reading →