[KPBI]

KPBI Palm Beach International Airport (2,120 acres) West Palm Beach, FL Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KLNA] 5 S ; [F45] 12 NW ; [KBCT] 18 S ; [06FA] 18 NW ;(ave. distance: 13 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 136 (10 single-props, … Continue reading

1990 vs 2005 vs 2016 Operations: Exposing FAA’s Inaccurate Forecasts

While doing some online research and archiving of older FAA documents, I ran into a copy of FAA’s 1993 Aviation System Capacity Plan. (click here for an archived copy of the 389-page document). Within this document, Table A-3 offered a … Continue reading

The Third Head of the NextGen Hydra: How FAA is Jamming Arrivals Closer Together

Three months ago, the ‘Dissecting NextGen’ presentation was made in Des Moines, to help people better understand the impacts of NextGen around Sea-Tac International Airport [KSEA]. Included within that presentation was discussion of ‘Hub Concentration’ and ‘Route Concentration’, as two … Continue reading

[KBCT]

KBCT Boca Raton Airport (214 acres) Boca Raton, FL Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KPMP] 8 S ; [KFXE] 11 S ; [KLNA] 13 N ; [KPBI] 18 N ;(ave. distance: 13 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 232 (131 single-props, 32 multi-props) … Continue reading

[KLNA]

KLNA Palm Beach County Park Airport (304 acres) West Palm Beach, FL Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KPBI] 5 N ; [KBCT] 13 S ; [F45] 17 NW ; [KPMP] 21 S ;(ave. distance: 14 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 307 (225 … Continue reading

[KBCT]

KBCT Boca Raton Airport (214 acres) Boca Raton, FL Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KPMP] 8 S ; [KFXE] 11 S ; [KLNA] 13 N ; [KPBI] 18 N ;(ave. distance: 13 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 232 (131 single-props, 32 multi-props) … Continue reading

[F45]

F45 North Palm Beach County General Aviation Airport (1,832 acres) West Palm Beach, FL Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [06FA] 7 NW ; [KPBI] 12 SE ; [KLNA] 17 SE ; [KSUA] 20 N ;(ave. distance: 14 nm) Total Based Aircraft: … Continue reading