Houston, TX (Intercontinental) – OEP:KIAH

8-15-2015 KIAH GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL/HOUSTON AIRPORT (10,000 acres) Houston, TX Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KDWH] 12 NW ; [KEYQ] 16 W ; [KIWS] 20 SW ; [KHOU] 21 S ;(ave. distance: 17 nm) Total Based Aircraft:39 (2 multi-props, 37 jets) … Continue reading

Accidents & Incidents, [2014Q2]

The following table presents a chronology for the second quarter of 2014, showing all known ‘fatal’ U.S. aviation accidents, as well as some non-fatal accidents. Data shows date (weekends are underlined), location, number of fatalities, and a brief synopsis. Click … Continue reading

Accidents & Incidents, [2013Q4]

The following table presents a chronology for the fourth quarter of 2013, showing all U.S. aviation accidents listed as ‘Fatal’ within the NTSB Aviation Accident Database. Data shows date (weekends are underlined), location, number of fatalities, and a brief synopsis. … Continue reading

UPDATE 2013Q1: Articles, Blogs, Notes, etc.

Link to past UPDATE pages: UPDATE 2012Q4 In-the-News…. …Today’s biggest FAA news item (by far) continues to be Harlem Shake … far more significant is a Reuters article assessing the regulatory capture of FAA in the area of aircraft certification … Continue reading