Lambert International Airport
Part of the incentive package to lure Boeing to St. Louis will include land near Lambert-St. Louis International Airport.
On the plus side, the merger is expected to make it easier for passengers to accumulate frequent flier miles.
Two years after hopes for a China Hub took flight, China Eastern Airlines officially cuts its last tie with Lambert Airport.
“Normally when you dig trenches like that in a landfill area, you bring up a lot of putrescible waste which is attracting for birds,” Lambert Director Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge said.
The St. Clair County Board has approved $3.65 million in bonds to help pay for the growth of North Bay Produce and Boeing.
A two-hour drama involving a Learjet with broken landing gear concluded on a happy tone. All eight passengers aboard walked off a tarmac at Lambert International Airport after the aircraft landed safely.
“Meteorologists nailed this. The storm came in hot and heavy. We endured four or five hours of heavy snow.”
Missouri Chamber of Commerce President Dan Mehan says the credits would only be tapped if results are seen.
Gas prices pus pressure on airports to reduce their costs and Rhonda Hamm-Niebrugge predicts 2013 will be “a challenging year” for the industry.
The designation gives airport personnel improved communication and safety skills that could help save lives during future storms.