Privatization of Air Traffic Control System

President Trump made clear his support of the privatization model during “infrastructure week” in June, 2017. In letters sent to Congress, the President called out his approval to move air traffic control authority away from the Federal Aviation Administration and...

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Summer Vacations – FLY314 Minutes

Summer and vacation go hand in hand. You want to make the most of your trip which makes flying the preferred mode of transportation. However, when you add in layovers, you can often find yourself spending as much time in airports as you would spent driving to or from...

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A Look Back at Albert Lambert and St. Louis Aviation

FLY314 looks back on the history of Lambert Field and its namesake Albert Bond Lambert. As a proponent of aeronautics innovation, his enduring vision was for St. Louis to be a frontrunner in the future of aviation. McDonnell Aircraft and Douglas Aircraft answered that...

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Saint Louis Airport: Expanding Cargo Strategy

Saint Louis International Airport (Lambert Field), or KSTL, could improve its revenue by improving its cargo facility traffic.  One of Lambert's largest tenants, Boeing, produces an informative global cargo forecast every year that can provide helpful assumptions....

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