Front Range Airport is the only general aviation airport in Denver without major nearby residential areas. With 3,100 acres of land, Front Range Airport is larger than all other general aviation airports in the Denver area combined. Front Range Airport is home to the Colorado State Patrol Air Patrol, Colorado 5th Battalion and 19th Special Forces Airborne Group. Front Range Airport provides all-weather aviation facilities with excellent access to I-70 and Denver International Airport.
FlightAware is the world’s largest flight tracking data company and provides over 10,000 aircraft operators and service companies as well as over 12,000,000 passengers with global flight tracking solutions. FlightAware leverages data from air traffic control systems in over 55 countries, from FlightAware’s network of ADS-B ground stations in over 125 countries and by using global datalink (satellite/VHF).
DUATS provides immediate online access to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approved information including current, continuously updated weather information, flight plan filing and closing and automated flight planning services. DUATS provides weather for the United States, including Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico. Their flight planning database also contains information on US.airports, navigational aids and airways.
The Aviation Weather Center is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration which delivers consistent, timely and accurate weather information for pilots throughout the world. The Aviation Weather Center is the trusted authority and leading innovator for aviation weather information.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) functions as a regulatory agency under the US Department of Transportation. There primary mission is ensuring the safety of civil aviation that includes all non-military, private and commercial aviation activities.
Metropolitan State University of Denver offers both bachelor’s and master’s degrees on the Auraria Campus in downtown Denver. Founded in 1965, MSU Denver has grown to nearly 23,000 students and educates more undergraduate Coloradans than any other University in Colorado. Metro State also offers a Minor Degree in Private Pilot License courses.
Trade-A-Plane is a worldwide Aviation Marketplace. They have been bringing buyers and sellers together in a cost-effective way for over 70 years. From Piper Cubs to Gulfstream Jets, Trade-A-Plane is the first place prospective buyers look for aircraft, aircraft parts, avionics and services.