People love what we’re doing!

It isn’t often that we brag about our services, despite our belief that we truly are assisting hundreds of individual owners, FBOs, and airport sponsors get the word out about their available hangars, office spaces, maintenance & repair shops, and development land. However, in recent months we’ve received an increasing number of compliments from satisfied [...]

ATC Privatization is off the table… for now

This post began as another missive expressing opposition to the federal government’s proposal to “privatize” the nation’s air traffic control system (ATC). However, today’s developments have rendered the argument moot. At least for the time being. In case you somehow missed the story, which has been on the radar for decades but reached a higher [...]

Hangar Network Website Is Now Mobile-Friendly

Hangar Network Website Is Now Mobile-Friendly

After months of development and testing, Hangar Network has deployed a mobile-friendly version of its website for easier viewing on smartphones and tablets. Currently being rolled out to selected users, the site will be made available to the general public in the upcoming days. Mobile devices are rapidly overtaking desktops and laptops as the platform [...]

Hangar Network at NBAA Conference and Exhibition

Hangar Network at NBAA Conference and Exhibition

On October 10 – 12, Hangar Network attended the National Business Aviation Association’s annual Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (BACE) in Las Vegas, NV. Iver Retrum, one of HN’s principals, is the chairman of the NBAA Regional Groups Committee and at this year’s BACE he presented the Pacific Northwest Business Aviation Association (PNBAA) with NBAA’s [...]

Real Estate page on Signature Flight Support website

Hangar Network Listings Now Integrated With Signature Flight Support

Hangar Network’s real estate data have been incorporated into Signature Flight Support’s recently-redesigned FBO services website.  With the recent completion of development and testing of their website, Signature’s hangars and office spaces available for lease, sale, or transient use, are now on display for each of its 125 locations in the United States, powered by [...]

Privatization Would Grow The Budget Deficit By $100 Billion

A newly-revised estimate issued by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) on the budgetary impact of privatization of air traffic control (ATC) is not pretty, and adds to the already numerous and significant reasons to oppose H.R. 2997, the 21st Century Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization (AIRR) Act. The August 15 CBO report shows that the [...]

General and Business Aviation Coalition Mobilizes Against Privatizing ATC

As we’ve discussed here and in the newsletter (see link below), the Trump administration fully supports privatizing the Air Traffic Control (ATC) system in the US.  ATC is currently managed by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) under the authority granted to it by Congress, but that responsibility would be transferred, along with all its personnel, [...]

Salina Regional Airport (KSLN) Development Land

Salina Regional Airport (KSLN) Development Land

In the last installment (see May 15) we discussed some of the advantages airports receive by posting their available aviation real estate — particularly land — on hangarnetwork.com. We mentioned something that has gotten our attention the past several months is that we are seeing increased interest among investment and development groups from around the country [...]

The Case for Privatizing Air Traffic Control

In a guest editorial in the March issue of AOPA Pilot, the monthly publication of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, U.S. Representative Bill Shuster (R-PA) laid out his case for privatizing the nation’s air traffic control system (ATC). Rep. Shuster, the Chairman of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee and one of the main [...]