Ramp Service Fees at Castle & Cooke

One of our Paine Field Chapter members was surprised by a $25 ramp fee for dropping a passenger at Castle & Cooke is so that they could board an airliner. If you want to avoid this fee you can drop off (or pick up) your passengers at Northway Aviation instead....
Space Based ADS-B is coming!

Space Based ADS-B is coming!

Those of us who pay attention to aviation industry news already know that Nav Canada and the rest of the planet plan on implementing space based ADS-B.  In January a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched the final 10 Iridium NEXT satellites into low Earth orbit completing...
Commercial Service at Paine Field

Commercial Service at Paine Field

Just in case any of you missed it, commercial air service has begun at Paine Field.  We took our Bonanza out during the good weather we had recently and I did not notice the increase in jet traffic.  With only 48 operations per day added to the 600+ that we typically...