KTVL Lake Tahoe Airport (348 acres) South Lake Tahoe, CA Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KMEV] 13 NE ; [KCXP] 22 NE ; [KTRK] 26 N ; [KPVF] 37 W ;(ave. distance: 25 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 28 (22 single-props, 3 … 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

Accidents & Incidents, [2015Q4]

The following table presents a chronology for the fourth 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

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


KMEV Minden-Tahoe Airport (996 acres) Minden, NV Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KCXP] 12 N ; [KTVL] 13 SW ; [KTRK] 26 NW ; [KRNO] 30 N ;(ave. distance: 20 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 201 (163 single-props, 30 multi-props) (4 jets, … Continue reading


KCXP Carson Airport (632 acres) Carson City, NV Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KMEV] 12 S ; [KRNO] 18 N ; [KTRK] 20 W ; [KTVL] 22 SW ;(ave. distance: 18 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 206 (155 single-props, 21 multi-props, 22 … Continue reading