Paine Field http://www.kplu.org en FAA approves commerical flights for Paine Field http://www.kplu.org/post/faa-approves-commerical-flights-paine-field <p>Vacationers wanting to fly from the Seattle area to destinations such as Hawaii and Phoenix may soon have another option. The Federal Aviation Administration has approved commercial flights out of Paine Field, near Everett. It’s a proposal that’s been in the works for years.</p><p>Despite concern from some neighbors about noise and other environmental factors, the FAA issued a “finding of no significant impacts” for the proposal to allow commercial flights from Snohomish County airport.</p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 22:14:50 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 7284 at http://www.kplu.org FAA approves commericial flights for Paine Field http://www.kplu.org/post/faa-approves-commericial-flights-paine-field <p>Vacationers wanting to fly from the Seattle area to destinations such as Hawaii and Phoenix may soon have another option. The Federal Aviation Administration<a href="http://www.painefield.com/eafr/FONSI-ROD_incl_appendix_a_b.pdf"> has approved</a> commercial flights out of Paine Field, near Everett. It’s a proposal that’s been in the works for years.</p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 00:26:46 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 7285 at http://www.kplu.org Train, tanker truck collide near Everett air field http://www.kplu.org/post/train-tanker-truck-collide-near-everett-air-field <p>EVERETT, Wash. &mdash; An unknown amount of jet fuel spilled into the soil when a tanker-trailer overturned after it collided with a train at a crossing on Boeing property near Paine Field in Everett.</p><p> Mon, 11 Jun 2012 19:58:49 +0000 The Associated Press 5244 at http://www.kplu.org