The Sioux Gateway Airport (Col. Bud Day Field) is the primary airport serving northwest Iowa, as well as nearby communities in South Dakota and Nebraska. The airport sits on 2,450 acres adjacent to the Missouri River. The airport was constructed … 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


KLRJ Le Mars Municipal Airport (108 acres) Le Mars, IA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KORC] 14 NE ; [KSOY] 21 N ; [KSUX] 24 S ; [KCKP] 28 E ;(ave. distance: 22 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 25 (19 single-props, 5 … Continue reading