Featured Article: Voices of General Aviation: how to attract and keep traffic

Is your airport a hub for general aviation traffic? Would you like to increase GA activity, with its associated landing fees, tie-down fees, and FBO activity? In this article, GA pilots share what they love about flying, and what keeps them coming back time and again to certain airports. Last week, I invited some pilots from around the United States to sit down with me and share their thoughts on their flight-to-flight . . .


Hot Headlines

What articles are hitting the top of the charts for February?

Columbus Municipal partners with tenants, FAA to improve access control.” Wendt, Ronnie. Airport Improvement Magazine, Jan/Feb.

Airports offer virtual queueing to improve predictability and flow at security checkpoints.” Shaw, Kristin. Airport Improvement Magazine, Jan/Feb.

Miami Int’l is first airport in North America to dispatch Covid-19 detection dogs.” Master, Brooke. Airport Improvement Magazine, Jan/Feb.

When the Sun Sets on 100LL, will you be ready?” Scarbrough, Richard. Flying, 1/27/2022

FAA announces progress in expanding 5G service at airports.” Chokshi, Niraj. New York Times, 1/28/2022.

FAA raises doubts over changing East Hampton Airport to private use.” Welsh, Jonathan. Flying, 2/9/2022.

“‘Horrible event’: No survivors found in plane crash at Johnson County airport.” Spoerre, Anna. The Kansas City Star, 2/14/2022.

Alerting sensors added to lifesaving machines at Honolulu airport.” HIDOT, 2/14/2022

These Six Airports have uncertain futures.” Welsh, Jonathan. Flying, 2/15/2022

6000 guns found at airports nationwide last year.” CBS News, 2/15/2022

Local officials argue against Amazon deal at Newark airport.” Nieto-Munoz, Sophie. New Jersey Monitor, 2/16/2022.

New tenant plans to modify aircraft at Northwest Arkansas National Airport facility.” 4 State News, 2/16/2022.

Juneau International Airport joins federal anti-trafficking campaign.” City and Borough of Juneau, 2/18/2022.

Airport Fire in Inyo County now 50% contained, Cal Fire says.” Cabanatuan, Michael. San Francisco Chronicle, 2/19/2022.

Five practical ways an airport can attract more airline service.” Baldanza, Ben. Forbes, 2/21/2022

Airport closes after private plane goes off runway.” Bennet, Matthew. Aspen Daily News, 2/22/2022

More than 130 flights canceled at Denver airport as cold and snow continues in Colorado.” Shapiro, Jake. Denver Post, 2/23/2022

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Airport Planning, Design, and Construction Symposium — March 1–3, 2022 | Nashville, TN

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NVAA Annual Conference — March 28–30, 2022 | Reno, NV

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