[KAPC]

Napa County Airport was built in 1942, to serve as a P38 fighter pilot training facility, in support of the war effort. Three years later, with WWII over, the facility was transferred to the county. A control tower was constructed … Continue reading

Accidents & Incidents, [2016Q2]

The following table presents a chronology for the second quarter of 2016, showing all known ‘fatal’ U.S. civil aviation accidents, as well as a few selected non-fatal accidents and incidents. Data shows date (weekends are underlined), location, number of fatalities, … Continue reading

CALIFORNIA (part-2): Airport Data & Links

Two pages … click on the links for Part One or Part Two: California Airports, #1 thru #50: KLAX thru KPMD California Airports, #51 thru #78: KVCV thru KNUQ KVCV Southern California Logistics Airport (2,300 acres) Victorville, CA Four Nearby … Continue reading

[O69]

O69 Petaluma Municipal Airport (220 acres) Petaluma, CA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KDVO] 7 S ; [KAPC] 16 E ; [KSTS] 18 NW ; [KCCR] 30 SE ;(ave. distance: 18 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 196 (169 single-props, 12 multi-props, 10 … Continue reading

[KCCR]

KCCR Buchanan Field (495 acres) Concord, CA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KAPC] 17 NW ; [KSUU] 18 N ; [KOAK] 18 SW ; [KHWD] 20 S ;(ave. distance: 18 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 401 (339 single-props, 39 multi-props) (17 jets, … Continue reading

[KDVO]

KDVO Gnoss Field Airport (90 acres) Novato, CA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [O69] 7 N ; [KAPC] 14 E ; [KSTS] 25 NW ; [KCCR] 25 E ;(ave. distance: 18 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 191 (159 single-props, 22 multi-props) (6 … Continue reading

CALIFORNIA: Airport Data & Links

Two pages … click on the links for Part One or Part Two: California Airports, #1 thru #50: KLAX thru KPMD California Airports, #51 thru #78: KVCV thru KNUQ KLAX Los Angeles International Airport (3,500 acres) Los Angeles, CA Four … Continue reading