columbia regional 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 Air Service Revenue Guarantee fund remains untapped http://kbia.org/post/air-service-revenue-guarantee-fund-remains-untapped <p>The City of Columbia announced on Thursday that January revenue for Columbia Regional Airport meant American Airlines would not require payment from the Air Service Revenue Guarantee fund for the eleventh month in a row.</p><p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 21:36:22 +0000 Rikki-Lee Burley 48660 at http://kbia.org Air Service Revenue Guarantee fund remains untapped Winter weather causing delays and cancellations at Columbia airport http://kbia.org/post/winter-weather-causing-delays-and-cancellations-columbia-airport <p>Although temperatures are finally on the rise in Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport still experienced some winter-weather problems Monday. One flight was delayed, and another was canceled.</p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 23:27:51 +0000 Margaux Henquinet 48306 at http://kbia.org Winter weather causing delays and cancellations at Columbia airport Be careful out there: Snow last week coincided with spike in vehicle accidents, stalls http://kbia.org/post/be-careful-out-there-snow-last-week-coincided-spike-vehicle-accidents-stalls <p>Most everyone knows driving in the snow can be dangerous, and numbers from last week seem to confirm it.</p><p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:26:32 +0000 Andrew Gibson 47930 at http://kbia.org Be careful out there: Snow last week coincided with spike in vehicle accidents, stalls American Airlines to add flight to Columbia Regional Airport http://kbia.org/post/american-airlines-add-flight-columbia-regional-airport <p>Columbia Regional Airport and American Airlines announced Wednesday they are adding another daily nonstop flight between Columbia Regional Airport and Chicago O’Hare.</p><p>The new flights will begin on April 2. American Flight 3376 will take off in Columbia at 6:00 a.m. and arrive in Chicago at 7:05 a.m. The returning flight 3737 will head out of Chicago at 6:35 p.m. and return to Columbia at 7:45 p.m.</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 22:17:37 +0000 Sam Richmond 45143 at http://kbia.org American Airlines to add flight to Columbia Regional Airport Airports contribute $11 billion to Missouri's economy http://kbia.org/post/airports-contribute-11-billion-missouris-economy <p>The 108 airports in Missouri contributed $11 billion to Missouri’s economy, with $3.1 billion of that coming from 100,621 jobs, according to a study released by the Missouri Department of Transportation.</p><p>The study looked at direct impact money, which includes the salaries of airport workers, ticket revenue and contractors hired for construction. In addition to the direct impact, there is indirect impact money that includes hotel room and rental car sales.</p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 14:23:24 +0000 Daniel Shapiro 43954 at http://kbia.org Airports contribute $11 billion to Missouri's economy Columbia Airport adds second daily flight to Chicago http://kbia.org/post/columbia-airport-adds-second-daily-flight-chicago <p>The Columbia Regional Airport is adding a second daily flight to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport.</p><p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 15:11:00 +0000 Mark Bergin 43271 at http://kbia.org Columbia Airport adds second daily flight to Chicago American Airlines sees profit over three months for Columbia service http://kbia.org/post/american-airlines-sees-profit-over-three-months-columbia-service <p>May is the third month in a row that the City of Columbia has not had to pay American Airlines guaranteed money for serving Columbia Regional Airport.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:06:55 +0000 Andrew Nichols 36781 at http://kbia.org American Airlines sees profit over three months for Columbia service Airport advisory board discusses ongoing projects, meeting locations http://kbia.org/post/airport-advisory-board-discusses-ongoing-projects-meeting-locations <p>The Columbia Regional Airport Advisory Board met Wednesday afternoon in the north terminal conference room to discuss ongoing projects and the new location of future meetings.</p><p>The airport manager Don Elliot reviewed two airport projects which are almost complete. The new taxi pavement project will be completed in the next few days after inspection and the new fencing around the runways will be completed in September.</p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 13:44:29 +0000 Meredith Miller 36525 at http://kbia.org Airport advisory board discusses ongoing projects, meeting locations No Columbia airline revenue guarantee payout for April http://kbia.org/post/no-columbia-airline-revenue-guarantee-payout-april <p>The City of Columbia announced today that no money will come out of the Air Service Revenue Guarantee fund for the month of April. This is the second month in a row which American Airlines did not require a payment from the fund.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 21 May 2013 20:05:26 +0000 Andrew Yost 34122 at http://kbia.org No Columbia airline revenue guarantee payout for April How Columbia Regional Airport lost all its airlines but one http://kbia.org/post/how-columbia-regional-airport-lost-all-its-airlines-one <p>This week we note the last departure of Frontier Airlines from Columbia Regional Airport and try to figure out how we ended up with just one airline.</p><p> Wed, 15 May 2013 20:20:30 +0000 Scott Pham 33799 at http://kbia.org How Columbia Regional Airport lost all its airlines but one Columbia airport tower to remain operational http://kbia.org/post/columbia-airport-tower-remain-operational <p><em>Edited at 3:30 pm with quotes from Columbia Public Works</em></p><p>Columbia Regional Airport (COU) issued a press released Friday afternoon announcing it had received word that its tower will remain open thanks to new federal funding.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://kbia.org/post/federal-sequestration-cuts-will-shut-down-columbias-airport-control-tower">As we've reported befor</a>e, the air control tower serving Columbia Regional Airport&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.gocolumbiamo.com/CMS/pressreleases/downloadfile.php?id=255" style="line-height: 1.5;">was on a list [pdf]&nbsp;</a>of regional towers that the FAA was planning to close<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 20:03:49 +0000 Scott Pham & Ryan Famuliner 33539 at http://kbia.org Columbia airport tower to remain operational Congressional bill may keep Columbia Regional Aiport tower open http://kbia.org/post/congressional-bill-may-keep-columbia-regional-aiport-tower-open <p>After an emergency landing at Columbia Regional Airport today, Columbia Public Works stressed the importance of&nbsp; an air traffic control tower at the airport. Fri, 03 May 2013 19:58:14 +0000 Sydney Miller 33141 at http://kbia.org Congressional bill may keep Columbia Regional Aiport tower open Columbia will not be reimbursing American Airlines for March http://kbia.org/post/columbia-will-not-be-reimbursing-american-airlines-march <p>The American Airlines announced that the Columbia Regional Airport reached its revenue goal for the month of March. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 21:41:19 +0000 Joshua Teasley 32600 at http://kbia.org Columbia will not be reimbursing American Airlines for March Columbia airline guarantee fund makes first payout http://kbia.org/post/columbia-airline-guarantee-fund-makes-first-payout <p>The city of Columbia paid more than $22,000 to American Airlines after the airline's first two weeks at the city's airport.</p><p>The city guaranteed revenue to the airline when it began service at the Columbia Regional Airport Feb. 14.</p><p>City officials say they were pleased with American's numbers during the first two weeks but the payout was necessary partly because the city was hit by two heavy snowstorms in February.</p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 14:37:48 +0000 Associated Press 31656 at http://kbia.org Columbia airline guarantee fund makes first payout