KRIC Richmond International Airport (2,500 acres) Richmond, VA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [W96] 9 E ; [KFCI] 11 SW ; [KOFP] 13 NW ; [KPTB] 21 SW ;(ave. distance: 14 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 92 (18 single-props, 13 multi-props, 27 … 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

Accidents & Incidents, [2015Q2]

The following table presents a chronology for the second quarter of 2015, 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


KFCI Richmond Executive Airport-Chesterfield County (593 acres) Richmond, VA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KRIC] 11 NE ; [KPTB] 13 S ; [KOFP] 19 N ; [W96] 20 E ;(ave. distance: 16 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 104 (71 single-props, 22 multi-props) … Continue reading