[KSNA]

KSNA John Wayne – Orange County Airport (504 acres) Santa Ana, CA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KSLI] 11 NW ; [KFUL] 13 NW ; [KLGB] 17 NW ; [KAJO] 19 NE ;(ave. distance: 15 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 466 (361 … Continue reading

FEB 25-27: Aviation Noise & Emissions Symposium, at Long Beach, CA

Every year, industry representatives (including FAA and the lobbyists, of course!) meet at around this time, for the ‘Aviation Noise & Emissions Symposium’. The event is traditionally held in the Palm Springs area, but is at Long Beach this year. … 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

[KSMO] Update: City Issues 30-Day Notices for Both Airport FBO’s to Vacate

It has been many decades of hard work, and the end-result may soon be here: closure of this unneeded airport to eliminate health hazards, add parks, and better serve the local community. Airport neighbors are severely impacted, mainly by charter jets … Continue reading

CALIFORNIA (part-2): Airport Data & Links

Two pages … click on the links for Part One or Part Two: California Airports, #1 thru #50: KLAX thru KPMD California Airports, #51 thru #78: KVCV thru KNUQ KVCV Southern California Logistics Airport (2,300 acres) Victorville, CA Four Nearby … Continue reading

[KFUL]

KFUL Fullerton Municipal Airport (86 acres) Fullerton, CA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KSLI] 6 SW ; [KLGB] 9 W ; [KSNA] 13 SE ; [KEMT] 13 N ;(ave. distance: 10 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 270 (237 single-props, 19 multi-props) (14 … Continue reading

CALIFORNIA: Airport Data & Links

Two pages … click on the links for Part One or Part Two: California Airports, #1 thru #50: KLAX thru KPMD California Airports, #51 thru #78: KVCV thru KNUQ KLAX Los Angeles International Airport (3,500 acres) Los Angeles, CA Four … Continue reading