|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Mon, 13 Jun 2011 12:50:18 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] REUSE: General aviation at March Air Reserve Base (CA)|
Base gears up for general aviationMARCH ARB: Despite nearby opposition, the FAA says the facility is obligated to accept the traffic unless it poses a danger.
By KIMBERLY PIERCEALL Riverside Press-Enterprise (CA) June 8, 2011The idea of general aviation flights buzzing above Riverside as the small planes land and take off at the March Air Reserve Base runway has raised the ire of a nearby neighborhood. And at least one commissioner of the March Joint Powers Commission has publicly wondered if the authority should get out of the general aviation business altogether.
The March Joint Powers Authority, which oversees the redevelopment of former March Air Force Base property including a portion to serve as a civilian airport, has grant agreements with the Federal Aviation Administration and land deeds with the Air Force that require the airport to be open to the public for flying at any hour of the day. The authority has proposed building a $1.6 million terminal for the small general aviation planes, chartered flights or corporate jets.
...For the entire article, see http://www.pe.com/business/local/stories/ PE_Biz_D_marchflights09.2fb9f42.html
-- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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