Yankee Air Museum's B-25D, C-47 First Planes To Arrive At DTW's
Celebrating Southeast Michigan's newest airport facility, as
well as the region's enormous contribution to aviation history, the
first aircraft to land at Detroit Metro Airport's new north
terminal were two World War II-era warbirds.
If you know the name of the first woman to fly solo around the
world, you’re ahead of most people. By the way, if you
thought it was Amelia Earhart, you’re incorrect. The
distinction belongs to Jerrie Mock, a 38 year old mother of three,
who accomplished the feat in 1964.
Terminal Radar Control Facility. A terminal ATC facility that uses
radar and non-radar capabilities to provide approach control
services to aircraft arriving, departing, or transiting airspace
controlled by the facility.
Source: Florida air-taxi provider and FAA
NextGen development partner DayJet... which gave this explanation
for the parking of all but one of its 28 planes Friday, leaving
DayJet's future very much in doubt.