[KVUO]

Pearson Field Airport is said to be the oldest U.S. airport still in operation. The claim rests on the fact that a dirigible landed at the site in 1905. The first airplane landed at this location in 1911. From 1923-1941, … 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

Accidents & Incidents, [2015Q2]

The following table presents a chronology for the second 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

[KTTD]

KTTD Portland-Troutdale Airport (284 acres) Troutdale, OR Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KPDX] 9 W ; [KVUO] 12 W ; [KHIO] 23 W ; [KSPB] 23 NW ;(ave. distance: 17 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 145 (122 single-props, 12 multi-props) (2 jets, … Continue reading

[KSPB]

KSPB Scappoose Industrial Airpark (196 acres) Scappoose, OR Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KVUO] 12 SE ; [KHIO] 14 S ; [KPDX] 16 SE ; [KKLS] 21 N ;(ave. distance: 16 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 117 (102 single-props, 1 multi-prop, 12 … Continue reading

Portland, OR – OEP:KPDX

8-15-2015 KPDX PORTLAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (3,000 acres) Portland, OR Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KVUO] 3 NW ; [KTTD] 9 E ; [KHIO] 15 W ; [KSPB] 16 NW ;(ave. distance: 11 nm) Total Based Aircraft:78 (17 single-props, 26 multi-props) (11 … Continue reading