[KSDL]

Scottsdale Airport was once one of the busiest single-runway operations in the country. While the airport sits on only 282 acres, it is adjacent to a 2,600 acre non-airport property called Scottsdale Airpark. There are supposedly seven miles of taxiways … Continue reading

Accidents & Incidents, [2015Q1]

The following table presents a chronology for the first 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, and a … Continue reading

[KFFZ]

KFFZ Falcon Field (784 acres) Mesa, AZ Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KIWA] 10 S ; [KCHD] 12 S ; [KSDL] 13 NW ; [P19] 14 SW ;(ave. distance: 12 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 611 (489 single-props, 83 multi-props) (5 jets, … Continue reading

[KDVT]

KDVT Phoenix Deer Valley Airport (914 acres) Phoenix, AZ Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KSDL] 9 SE ; [KGEU] 14 SW ; [KPHX] 16 S ; [KLUF] 18 SW ;(ave. distance: 14 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 995 (838 single-props, 105 multi-props, … Continue reading

Phoenix, AZ – OEP:KPHX

IMPACT: NextGen-Noise 8-15-2015 KPHX PHOENIX SKY HARBOR INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (3,400 acres) Phoenix, AZ Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [P19] 9 SE ; [KSDL] 12 NE ; [KCHD] 14 SE ; [KFFZ] 14 E ;(ave. distance: 12 nm) Total Based Aircraft:69 (17 … Continue reading