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When Is An Airport Owner Not An Owner? When The FAA Determines It To Be A “Nonproprietor.”

In a decision that may have repercussions in areas not considered by the Federal Aviation Administration, the FAA published a legal opinion on March 2, 2011, indicating that an entity that owns the “property” upon which an airport sits, is … Continue reading

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Tiny Kentland Indiana Underlines Two Issues With Airports: Difficulty in Closing Airports and Conflicts with Wind Farms

Tucked away in the Northwest corner of the state, tiny Kentland, Indiana, has an airport.  According to AirNav.com, Kentland Municipal Airport is home to 20 airplanes and averages 26 flights per week, although according to FAA records, it only reported … Continue reading

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