[KFDK]

KFDK Frederick Municipal Airport (616 acres) Frederick, MD Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [2W2] 17 E ; [KGAI] 18 SE ; [KDMW] 20 NE ; [KJYO] 22 SW ;(ave. distance: 19 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 234 (160 single-props, 21 multi-props, 33 … Continue reading

Midair Collision Between a Cirrus and a Helicopter, at the controlled airport in Frederick, MD

Three died when a midair collision happened between a fixed-wing arrival and a helicopter, in the traffic pattern at the controlled airport in Frederick, Maryland [KFDK]. The fixed-wing aircraft was a Cirrus; it had departed in the morning and was just … Continue reading

Accidents & Incidents, [2014Q4]

The following table presents a chronology for the fourth quarter of 2014, showing all known ‘fatal’ U.S. aviation accidents, as well as some non-fatal accidents. Data shows date (weekends are underlined), location, number of fatalities, and a brief synopsis. Click … Continue reading

[KGAI]

KGAI Montgomery County Airpark (125 acres) Gaithersburg, MD Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KCGS] 16 SE ; [KFDK] 18 NW ; [KJYO] 19 W ; [KIAD] 19 SW ;(ave. distance: 18 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 142 (115 single-props, 22 multi-props) (4 … Continue reading

[KMRB]

KMRB Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport/Shepherd Field (1,015 acres) Martinsburg, WV Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KOKV] 17 SW ; [W35] 19 NW ; [KHGR] 22 NE ; [KFDK] 28 E ;(ave. distance: 22 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 72 (48 single-props, … Continue reading

[KJYO]

KJYO Leesburg Executive Airport (214 acres) Leesburg, VA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KIAD] 9 SE ; [KGAI] 19 E ; [KHEF] 22 S ; [KFDK] 22 NE ;(ave. distance: 18 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 248 (208 single-props, 30 multi-props) (4 … Continue reading