Court Determines Fernandina Beach Violated Its Lease With
A 4th judicial circuit judge in Nassau County, Florida has
accepted the determination of a mediator that the Fernandina Beach,
Florida city government owes McGill Aviation, an FBO at Fernandina
Beach Municipal Airport (KFHB), nearly $411,000, and the FBO must
be allowed to continue operations at the airport.
A French helicopter pilot and his 63-year-old passenger escaped
serious injury when they jumped from the aircraft just before it
impacted the side of a mountain. Both escaped with minor cuts and
Five people were reportedly killed Monday when a Cessna 337
Skymaster went down at Monmouth Executive Airport (KBLM) in New
Jersey. A helicopter pilot who witnessed the accident said the
airplane did a high-speed low pass of the runway, then rolled and
impacted the ground.