Archive for March, 2009

Kevin Harvick Jet Tail

N229KD Kevin Harvick’s Learjet 31A 1997 Learjet Here’s a close-up photo of the tail section on Kevin and Delana Harvick’s Learjet 31A. Kevin and Delana have one of the best paint schemes of any jet in the NASCAR Air Force. The Gold, red and black stripes really make this Lear stand out. The 31A is [...]

Video of Dale Earnhardt Jr’s LearJet

Dale Earnhardt Jr’s Learjet on Video Dale Earnhardt Jr’s Lear 60 climbs quickly skyward after takeoff from Tara Field at Clayton County Airport near Atlanta Motor Speedway. This jet is fast! Notice how quickly it rolls down the runway, and how fast it gains altitude. That’s because this corporate jet is powered by a pair [...]

Jets Departing Tara Field

Who Says You Miss All the Traffic by Flying to the Race Track? They’re lined up nose to tail and no one is going anywhere. No, it’s not US 19-41 after the race. This traffic is waiting to take off at Clayton County Airport – Tara Field after the Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor [...]

Learjet N8JR at Tara Field

N8JR on the Ramp at Tara Field Here’s a photo of N8JR parked on the ramp at Tara Field in Hampton Georgia. This Learjet is registered to JRM Air in Cleveland, North Carolina — a Dale Earnhardt Jr. company. He flies in this corporate jet to NASCAR events and for business travel. See more photos [...]

Lerajet 60 Photo

N8JR: Learjet 60 Dale Earnhardt Jr’s Learjet 60 Here’s a photo of Dale Earnhardt Jr’s Learjet 60 before it received a new paint scheme. The aircraft looks a lot different now. Here’s a photo of what it looks like now, along with details and specifications on the Lear 60. Photo courtesy Alex MaMahon

NASCAR Jets Grounded

NASCAR race teams hoping to return to North Carolina following Sunday’s race in Las Vegas were unable to fly home immediately after the race due to a snowstorm in North Carolina. The heavy snow kept private jets parked in Las Vegas. I suppose there is a worse place to be stranded. The FAA has issued [...]