[KTEB]

KTEB Teterboro Airport (830 acres) Teterboro, NJ Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KJRA] 6 SE ; [KLGA] 10 SE ; [KCDW] 10 W ; [KEWR] 11 SW ;(ave. distance: 9 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 120 (8 single-props, 4 multi-props) (96 jets, … 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

Pilot Fatigue: a Problem FAA Still Needs to Address

Flying Magazine published an article by Stephen Pope, Fighting Pilot Fatigue: New Views on Staying Alert.PDFThe article looks at the long history of fatigue-related accidents, and the insights collected in recent years. The article refers to the Colgan 3407 accident … Continue reading

[KHPN]

KHPN Westchester County Airport (702 acres) White Plains, NY Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KLGA] 19 SW ; [KTEB] 21 SW ; [KDXR] 21 NE ; [KJRA] 23 SW ;(ave. distance: 21 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 306 (176 single-props, 33 multi-props) … Continue reading

[KCDW]

KCDW Essex County Airport (275 acres) Caldwell, NJ Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [N07] 5 N ; [KMMU] 8 SW ; [KTEB] 10 E ; [KEWR] 12 SE ;(ave. distance: 9 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 223 (180 single-props, 35 multi-props) (4 … Continue reading