Boeing/King County Intl (KBFI) Put On Notice By FAA

A couple weeks ago in the June eNewsletter (1) we reported that the Commissioners of King County, Washington, specifically County Executive Dow Constantine, issued an Executive Order directing Boeing/King County International Airport (KBFI) to amend its leasing policies for airport businesses with the stated goal of ending all flights transporting immigration detainees chartered by the [...]

Sheltair BJC terminal rendeing

Sheltair Opens New FBO at Rocky Mt. Metro Airport (KBJC)

  Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (KBJC), situated to the northwest of Denver about halfway to Boulder, is the fourth-busiest airport in Colorado behind Denver International (KDEN), Colorado Springs Municipal (KCOS), and Centennial (KAPA). Classified as a Reliever for KDEN, it annually generates about $460 million in total economic output (2013 Economic Impact Study by CDOT [...]

FAA Grant Assurances and Policies Regarding Airport Real Estate

FAA Grant Assurances and Policies Regarding Airport Real Estate

Last time we briefly reviewed the origin and history of how the federal government through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) came to support the development of civil and commercial aviation and airports in the U.S. in the years following World War II. Recall that initially, the FAA simply awarded funds to any airport or airport [...]

Signature Flight Support Selected Locations

As a special feature of this monthly column, HangarNetwork is pleased to present the following selection of Signature Flight Support FBO locations. Atlantic City Int’l KACY, Atlantic City, NJ (Hangar and offices) Approximately 20,000 SF of hangar space is available for lease or transient/overnight use. In addition, 6 offices totaling 1,200 SF are available for [...]

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 [...]

Reading Airport hangar, circa 1939

Another Visit to the Mid-Atlantic Air Museum’s WWII Weekend

As mentioned in previous posts about World War II Weekend at the Mid-Atlantic Air Museum (MAAM) (Part I and Part II), I am originally from Reading, PA, and have spent innumerable hours at the airport. Such was the case last week when once again I visited the MAAM’s annual World War II Weekend happenings. This time [...]