Feel Free to submit your fly-ins on our Facebook page too! Here are a few from Summer 2019. The community, the fun and endless smiles. We look forward to this section each issue.
By Matthew Remynse, President | Airport Association of North Dakota Greetings from the Airport Association of North Dakota (AAND), For me, when I think about summer and airports, I immediately start thinking about fluffy pancakes, sizzling sausage and, of course, construction activities. Hopefully, everyone will be out flying this summer, enjoying the abundant fly-ins available … CONTINUE READING
By Jay M. Flowers, FAA Safety Team Program Manager, ND Operation As the FAASTeam Program Manager (FPM) for North Dakota, I am challenged with monitoring the Accidents and Incidents within the state and with our Operators when they are abroad. To do this, we FAASTeam FPMs, must work closely with our Flight Standards Offices, the … CONTINUE READING
By The Staiger Consulting Group “More than anything else the sensation is one of perfect peace mingled with an excitement that strains every nerve to the utmost, if you can conceive of such a combination.” –Wilbur Wright Fly-ins and fundraisers, Pancakes and planes, Student career days, Hot dogs on hot tarmac, Spraying crops . . . and … CONTINUE READING
By Kyle Wanner, Executive Director | ND Aviation Commission The North Dakota Aeronautics Commission recently finalized approximately $3.5 million in infrastructure grant allocations to 165 individual projects at 66 different public-use airports throughout the state. Additionally, the Aeronautics Commission provided aviation education grants as follows: $7,930 to the Dakota Territory Air Museum in Minot for … CONTINUE READING