Mid-Field Redevelopment at Meacham is Progressing Quickly

Mid-Field Redevelopment at Meacham is Progressing Quickly

  Back in May we told you about an extensive redevelopment project about to get under way at Meacham International Airport KFTW (Read the eNewsletter article here and view Additional photos here). Originally scheduled for a summer 2019 start, the project got jump-started when discretionary funds from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) became available sooner than anticipated. [...]

New businesses give Braden Air Park (N43) fresh life

New businesses give Braden Air Park (N43) fresh life

A few short years ago, we were lamenting the apparent impending closure of a small airport near the Allentown PA, area that was steeped in local aviation history. We’re happy to report that Braden Airpark (N43), in Easton PA, is now well on the road to recovery, thanks to the determined efforts of local pilots, [...]

Videos from the EAA AirVenture 2018 at Oshkosh

Made my second trip to the World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration that is EAA’s AirVenture in Oshkosh last month, representing HangarNetwork and spreading the word about our awesome website and services! In this post are a few videos I captured at Wittman Regional Airport (KOSH) to convey some semblance of what it’s like, for the benefit [...]

Mid-Field Redevelopment at Meacham International

Mid-Field Redevelopment at Meacham International

This post contains larger versions of images and diagrams to better illustrate the eNewsletter piece on Meacham International Airport’s Mid-Field redevelopment project. Refer to the captions for details.        

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 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, [...]