Latest Lambert-St. Louis International Airport Stories

2008-06-26 06:02:47

By Tim Logan, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 26--It's going to get harder to get places by air. On Wednesday, we started to find out just how much harder. American Airlines said it will slash 30 flights a day from its schedule at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport this fall, part of a systemwide cutback announced last month to help it cope with a crippling surge in oil prices. From St. Louis, American will end direct flights to four airports, among them Baltimore and New York's...

2008-06-25 18:02:48

By Tim Logan, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 25--American Airlines and its affiliates will cut 43 daily departures from St. Louis this fall, the airline said a short time ago. As part of its plan to cut 12 percent of its flying capacity this year to cope with soaring fuel costs, the nation's busiest airline is slashing flights at airports nationwide. At Lambert-St. Louis International Airport, it will cut eight "mainline" routes flown by American Airlines itself -- which mainly fly to its...

2008-06-17 06:00:30

By Tim Logan, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Jun. 17--Thirty years ago, China opened the doors of its economy to the West. Now St. Louis wants to open its doors right back. Local business leaders hosted China's top economic minister and a delegation of 200 government and business leaders Monday for the latest round of steadily intensifying talks about deeper trade ties between our region and the world's fastest-growing economy. It was the fourth high-level meeting between St. Louis and...

2007-01-23 12:00:34

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. , today announced plans to begin service at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL). Starting May 8, 2007, the growing low-fare carrier will take Gateway City residents from one Olympic city to another with daily nonstop flights to and from Hartsfield- Jackson Atlanta International Airport and connections to 36 airports nationwide. AirTran Airways will also add daily nonstop...

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