Coulson Fireliner Visits Lancaster Fox Field

Coulson Fireliner Visits Lancaster Fox Field

by Matt Hartman Coulson Aviation brought their first Boeing 737 Fireliner to California at the end of September for grid testing and certification Purchased from Southwest airlines this is the first of six Boeing 737-300s which will be converted into air tankers. This...

RCAF “Canada 150” CF-18 Hornet Visits Palm Springs

RCAF “Canada 150” CF-18 Hornet Visits Palm Springs

The Royal Canadian Air Force's demonstration jet "Canada 150" visited Palm Springs between the 2nd-4th March 2018. Mark Ollier and Matt Hartman went along to check it out. [video width="1920" height="1080"...

Dodson International Parts

Dodson International Parts

Set among the open countryside of Rantoul,KS lies one of the Countries largest aviation parting out companies. Dodson International parts is clearly recognisable when you see the Lockhhed Jetstar dramatically displayed at the entrance and you eye is then drawn to see...

NASA C-23B Sherpa Visits Palmdale

NASA C-23B Sherpa Visits Palmdale

Matt Hartman visited Palmdale recently to see the arrival of the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center's C-23B. The C-23B Sherpa is the military varient of the SD330 built by Short Brothers of Belfast. The visiting aircraft N430NA was built in 1990 and delivered to the...

Van Nuys Resident List – Jan 2018

Van Nuys Resident List – Jan 2018

2114 Falcon 20 - Stored at North Valley Occupational Center N1AL Gulfstream 650 N4DP Gulfstream 4 – Doctor Phil N5NG Gulfstream 4 N6VB Canadair Global Express N8VB Canadair Global Express N9NG Cessna 750 Citation X N10SL Canadair Global Express N15Y Gulfstream 4 N17EH...

Hong Kong Airlines Launch Los Angeles Service

Hong Kong Airlines Launch Los Angeles Service

Hong Kong Airlines Launch Los Angeles Service Dec 18 2017 : Hong Kong Airlines commenced the launch of its non-stop service between Los Angeles (LAX) and Hong Kong (HKG) with an exclusive media event and Matt Hartman was there to cover the event.   The in-bound flight...

Burbank Resident List – Nov 2017

Burbank Resident List – Nov 2017

Burbank Resident List - Nov 2017 N2S Gulfstream 200 N6VG Dassault Falcon 10 N30GD Gulfstream 4 N36JE Gulfstream 3 N53DF Challenger 604 N79RP Gulfstream 550 N90R Boeing 737BBJ N92NS Learjet 60 N100ES Gulfstream 650 N126V Cessna 208 Caravan N156XL Citation 560 Excel...

The Sand Fire – July 2016

The Sand Fire – July 2016

SANTA CLARITA 2016 The Sand Fire was located in the Santa Clarita area of California. The fire raged for 9 days and burnt over 41,000 acres of the Angeles National Forest. 10,000 homes were evacuated with 18 being completely destroyed. 3,500 fire fighters were...

NEW JETS FOR CLAY LACY

NEW JETS FOR CLAY LACY

NEW JETS FOR CLAY LACY Clay Lacy Aviation, the world’s most experienced operator of private jets announced on the 25th August 2016 that it has added twelve business jets to its expanding fleet since the start of 2016. The new additions include seven long-range,...

The “NEW” Proud Bird at LAX

The “NEW” Proud Bird at LAX

29th June 2017 - Matt Hartman and Mark Ollier report from the Grand Re-Opening The Proud bird is situated on Aviation Blvd and overlooks the Los Angeles airport and gives great views of all aircraft arriving and fantastic photo opportunites of anything landing on the...