[KLEX]

KLEX Blue Grass Airport (911 acres) Lexington, KY Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [27K] 14 NE ; [KFFT] 17 NW ; [I39] 28 SE ; [KDVK] 29 S ;(ave. distance: 22 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 110 (68 single-props, 24 multi-props) (15 … Continue reading

We Can Have No Accountability Without Transparency

Here is a quick example of how FAA protects aviation industry players from accountability, and how the mainstream media gives FAA a pass on accountability. WKYT is a CBS-affiliated TV station in the Lexington, Kentucky area. Residents recently became concerned … Continue reading

Ten Years Later: FAA’s Pattern of Concealment After the Comair 5191 Crash

Among the greatest lessons learned from this year’s democratic party primary debacle was the complicity of the mainstream media in aiding corrupt party officials. Those leaked DNC Emails – nearly 20,000 emails total! – showed an incredible level of collusion between … Continue reading

Accidents & Incidents, [2016Q1]

The following table presents a chronology for the first 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

[KFFT]

KFFT Capital City Airport (375 acres) Frankfort, KY Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KLEX] 17 SE ; [27K] 22 E ; [KBRY] 36 SW ; [KLOU] 36 W ;(ave. distance: 28 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 79 (55 single-props, 10 multi-props) (11 … Continue reading

Aviation vs. Railroads: Why is FAA so much slower than FRA to address personal electronics distractions?

Last week, FAA posted in the Federal Register their Final Rule, Prohibition on Personal Use of Electronic Devices on the Flight Deck. Essentially, the new rule declares the obvious … that texting (or computer games or sharing pictures of your cute … Continue reading