Brown Boot Field (KGE2), Medina, Texas and Brown Boot Waterfront
KGE1), Lake Medina, Texas. WestWind Airlines Vacation Resort and Meeting Center.
FSX version by Ken Goodpaster.
Brown Boot is a fictional location in the Hill country of Texas about 25 NM west
of San Antonio. It is located on Lake Medina and consists of two areas. Nestled up
against a short bluff and bordered on the west by the lake is the WestWind lake
front property (KGE1).
Brown Boot Field (KGE2), elev. 1,232 ft.is located 23 NM west of San Antonio and
80 NM from Austin is a 50 acre plot of lakefront property was built by the WWA
board as a company vacation retreat as well as a meeting facility for planning,
paid for on the backs of the hard working pilots of WWA.
The runway (2400 x 75 ft) and ramp are all gravel with excellent drainage. There
is one hangar; Garen's is the one to the south with the toolbox in it. Fuel is
available with 24 hours prior notice.
There is a compass locator (short range NDB frequency 275.0) near the waterfront
for nav. There is a helipad to the west of the seaplane ramp.
There are multiple cabins for members and families, a large convention center,
and Dorthy’s diner. Staff cabins have red roofs to help you finding one of the
many friendly staff that operates the recreation center. You can pick up keys
for your cabin at Dorthy’s diner and one of our staff members will be happy to
drive you to your cabin.
Hiring Vice President of Hub OperationsBrian Bancroft is stepping down from his position as Vice President of Hub Ops - Europe & Pacific, due to real world commitments. We wish him the best in all of his future endeavors! Applications for the position are now being accepted. The ideal candidate for this position will have at least a Cat IV rating and have served as a Hub Manager or Assistant Hub Manager with strong organizational and management skills. Others will be considered at the discretion of the Vice President of Hub Operations. Minimum age for this position is 18 years. Candidates for the position will have responsibility for the Operations of all 7 of our Europe and Pacific Hubs. The candidate should contact Bill McCoy, Executive V.P. of Hub Operations via a PM in the forums or by e-mail at email@example.com stating his/her qualifications, time in service with WestWind and level of knowledge of MS Flight Simulator. The application process will remain open until a candidate is selected.