KLBE Arnold Palmer Regional Airport (945 acres) Latrobe, PA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KFWQ] 20 W ; [KVVS] 22 SW ; [2G9] 23 SE ; [KAGC] 24 W ;(ave. distance: 22 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 103 (58 single-props, 9 multi-props) … Continue reading

ANALYSIS: A 4-Hour Fuel Burn-off Following a BizJet Hydraulic Failure

A Hawker business jet departed the Centennial Airport [KAPA] at 11:03AM local time, carrying a passenger on a flight to Latrobe, PA [KLBE]. Had everything been normal, it would have landed less than three hours later. On this flight, though, a … 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


8-29-2015 KAGC ALLEGHENY COUNTY AIRPORT (432 acres) Pittsburgh, PA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KFWQ] 10 SE ; [KPIT] 16 NW ; [KAFJ] 21 SW ; [KLBE] 24 E ;(ave. distance: 18 nm) Total Based Aircraft:98 (50 single-props, 17 multi-props) (28 … Continue reading