airport http://kbia.org en Columbia Regional Airport adds additional flight http://kbia.org/post/columbia-regional-airport-adds-additional-flight <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Columbia Regional Airport is adding a new flight. The airport announced a second route to Chicago O’Hare starting Wednesday, April 2. American Airlines will provide a 6 a.m. departure from Columbia Regional, as well as a return flight that would arrive at 7:45 p.m.</p><p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:20:28 +0000 Grant Suneson 50613 at http://kbia.org Columbia Regional Airport adds additional flight KC business leader support KCI changes http://kbia.org/post/kc-business-leader-support-kci-changes <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kansas City business leaders told an advisory group that Kansas City International Airport has become outdated and gives visitors a mediocre first impression.</span></p><p>Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce president Jim Heeter told the KCI Terminal Advisory Group on Tuesday that many chamber members want a more modern airport that will appeal to businesses.</p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 20:52:56 +0000 Associated Press 47363 at http://kbia.org KC business leader support KCI changes Columbia Regional Airport Proposes New Direct Flight http://kbia.org/post/columbia-regional-airport-proposes-new-direct-flight <p>American Airlines and Columbia Regional Airport could be adding a new direct flight to Chicago.</p><p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 22:08:45 +0000 Alex Brown 42468 at http://kbia.org Columbia Regional Airport Proposes New Direct Flight KCI officials mull terminal replacement http://kbia.org/post/kci-officials-mull-terminal-replacement <p>Opinions are divided about the potential $1.2 billion price for replacing the current three-terminal configuration at Kansas City International Airport with a single terminal.</p><p>The Kansas City Star&nbsp;<a href="http://bit.ly/153HgjG">reports</a> that critics say the price is too high and that many people like the current setup.</p><p>But Aviation director Mark VanLoh says that if the airport doesn't rebuild, it still needs an estimated $600 million in upgrades and renovations in the next few years. That includes $160 million in airfield and de-icer improvements.</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 12:29:36 +0000 Associated Press 36640 at http://kbia.org KCI officials mull terminal replacement Columbia's airport tower gets an extra month (but still slated to close) http://kbia.org/post/columbias-airport-tower-gets-extra-month-still-slated-close <p>The Federal Aviation Administration announced today in a press release that it is going to delay the closures of 149 air traffic control towers across the country by about a month, including the one at Columbia Regional Airport. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:42:33 +0000 Yuqing Pan 31584 at http://kbia.org Columbia's airport tower gets an extra month (but still slated to close) Adding flights at Columbia Regional Airport http://kbia.org/post/adding-flights-columbia-regional-airport-0 <p><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; ">Watch the show and join the conversation on the<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); ">&nbsp;Intersection website.</a></strong></p><p> Mon, 10 Sep 2012 22:14:32 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 20894 at http://kbia.org Adding flights at Columbia Regional Airport Delta to end flights from Columbia to Memphis http://kbia.org/post/delta-end-flights-columbia-memphis <p>Columbia is about to lose its commercial airline service to Memphis, Tenn. Tue, 21 Aug 2012 19:50:00 +0000 Associated Press 19802 at http://kbia.org