John Wayne International Airport Launches New Flight Tracking System

The Orange County Airport has recently launched an improved flight tracking system, Volans, available through the airport’s official website: www.ocair.com/communityrelations/flighttracking/. The user-friendly 3D Java application makes it easier for the public to view flight information online at any time of day. The flight tracking data can be viewed in satellite or street map layers. Volans has an address locator which allows users to identify the location of specific addesses such as a home or office in relation to a specific flight. The view from the cockpit button allows a user to watch the flight from the pilot’s point of view in the cockpit. To learn more visit: http://www.ocair.com/communityrelations/flighttracking/

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Limo Services at John Wayne Airport

There are a number of ground transportation options at John Wayne Airport including over 500 different limousine companies. If you want to arrive at your destination in style you will be able to find an Orange County limo service which will meet your needs. Some limo rentals are comparable to taxi fees, and if you have a large number of people traveling together a limo could save you money. Unlike with bus or taxi services at the airport, when using a limo service at the airport you will want to make reservations ahead of time. Planning ahead and making reservations will allow you to do your research to find the …..

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When We Fly, Do We Need To Travel With a Child Safety Seat? – A Reader Question

We were recently contacted by a John Wayne Airport blog reader with the following inquiry: “I will be traveling with my young child in a few weeks. Will we need to take a car seat with us to use on the airplane? Are there guidelines about this?” A child up to the age of 24 months is legally allowed to sit on a parent’s lap while on an airplane. Parents frequently choose to do this, in part, because children riding on a lap are usually free of charge. However, the safest place for a child on an airplane is in an FAA-approved child safety restraint system. Both the Federal Aviation …..

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