B. Coleman Aviation recently announced the completion of its 40,000-square-foot airplane hangar, which increases the company’s footprint to approximately 95,000-square-feet of FBO and hangar facilities at Gary/Chicago International Airport (GYY). “The hangar was built to meet the growing demand in the region for business aviation services,” said John Girzadas, president of B. Coleman Aviation.
The FAA control tower at Santa Monica Airport provided visual separation for the busy airspace near the Skirball Fire.
Officials in Ohio and across the country recognized the value of general aviation in November and December 2017.
The Aviation Community Foundation (ACF) has a simple, but ambitious goal, and that’s to entice 1 million people to file a flight plan for a lifetime career in the aviation sector. “There is an incredible demand for talent today and into the future, and the industry is facing unprecedented demand for talent on a global level,” said Ethan Martin, founder and CEO of ACF.
Southern New Hampshire University has purchased a portion of the aviation assets of the now-closed Daniel Webster College in Nashua, NH.
An aviation grant from the Missouri Department of Transportation helped revitalize about 10 acres of property at Springfield-Branson National Airport.
Local officials in eight communities around the country – from Georgia to Idaho – recognized the value of general aviation in November. To date, hundreds of mayors and city councils have highlighted the importance of general aviation, including business aviation, to their towns and regions.
With traffic up 9 percent in 2017, Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) Airport Director Brian Sprenger said the airport’s new 5,050-foot asphalt runway will help support general aviation, including business aviation operations.