Revivial of scheduled service at Burke Lakefront – Ultimate Air Shuttle Announces flights to Cincinnati

N419FJ, a charter flight, slowing down on Runway 28R at Port Columbus International Airport. Photo: Stephen Mosely Sr. - Contributor//

Cleveland, OH – On Friday September 4th, Ultimate Air Shuttle announced that scheduled air service is returning to Cleveland’s Burke Lakefront International Airport on October 26, 2015. After a nine-year hiatus, passengers will be able to arrive and depart directly from the downtown airport rather than commuting to Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, 16 miles away. …

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Ohio State Highway Patrol To Get First U.S.-made Airbus H125 – AIN

An Ohio State Highway Patrol Eurocopter AS350B2 taking off from Medina Municipal Airport (IG5) in 2013. – Photo: Andrew Jones – OPShots Contributor//

The Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP) will take delivery of the first entirely U.S.-produced Airbus Helicopters H125 at a brief ceremony at the Airborne Law Enforcement Association (ALEA) Expo 2015 in Houston, on Friday, July 17. The Ohio State Highway Patrol maintains an Aviation Section consisting of 15 uniformed officer-pilots, two American Eurocopter turbine-powered helicopters, …

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Frontier dedicates Orville, the Red Cardinal, to the State of Ohio

N228FR "Orville, the Red Cardinal" takes off from ATL - Photo: Andrew Thon (N960DL) - OPShots Contributor//

On Sunday, April 12th, Frontier Airlines dedicated N228FR (cn 5526) an Airbus A320-214 to the state of Ohio. The plane, which has been repainted in the new livery, has a tail featuring Ohio’s state bird, the red Cardinal. The plane was dedicated to Ohio in honor of Frontier’s expansion at both Cleveland Hopkins and Cincinnati …

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Aircraft Operating Series – Aircraft Operating Expenses

A 737 of Travel Service Airlines taking off from Budapest in 2012. –Photo: Sándor Dömötör – OPShots Contributor//

Would you believe that over 102,000 commercial passenger flights circle over our heads every day? These planes alone cost somewhere between $70 million and $404 million dollars, and they are operated by just a handful of airlines. Following its merger with US Airways, American Airlines and its regional affiliates operate the world’s largest fleet of …

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