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Planes belonging to Delta Air Lines sit idle at Kansas City International Airport on April 03, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri.
Jaime Squire / Getty
KMBZ News Staff
June 15, 2020 - 10:45 pm
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, air travelers have nearly vanished, no long lines at the counter or at security, airports have become near ghost towns, airlines have parked a lot of their planes. T he flying experience is a bit different right now.
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Photograph of a car in Platte County, Missouri that is covered in ice.
Credit: Matt Berry
Marc LaVoie
January 17, 2020 - 2:03 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Traffic Friday morning was lighter than usual in the Kansas City area, with dozens of school districts and other organizations calling off activities because of the predicted ice storm. People who did make it out onto the roads saw ice accumulating on their vehicles. Dozens of...
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Artists rendition of the new terminal at Kansas City International Airport.
Edgemoor
KMBZ News Staff
November 18, 2019 - 4:44 am
Kansas City, MO - America approaches the heaviest travel time of the year, and that will impact the Kansas City International Airport, which is undergoing major renovation. An estimated 400,000 people will travel on roughly 3,400 flights through KCI during the holiday period. The Transportation...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 02, 2019 - 5:48 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Icelandair has announced the airline will stop the only nonstop transatlantic service from KCI next summer, citing "commercial reasons" for ending the service. Icelandair has been forced to shell out millions of dollars to rent aircraft after its fleet of Boeing 737 Max jets...
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Clark Construction
KMBZ News Staff
August 30, 2019 - 6:27 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- More than 17 million Americans are expected to fly during Labor Day Weekend, with the peak days for flights coming today and next Monday. At KCI, 242,000 people will be jetting off, and some of them are headed directly into the path of Hurricane Dorian, which is forecast to...
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KCI / Edgemoor
KMBZ News Staff
May 09, 2019 - 1:58 pm
Kansas City, MO - There are changes ahead for driving and parking at the Kansas City International Airport. Demolition of Terminal A begins later in May as construction on the new airport single-terminal begins. First up - to make way for construction crews and equipment - parking lots E1 and E2...
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Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate
Marc LaVoie
March 25, 2019 - 5:46 am
Edgemoore Infrastructure & Real Estate, the contractor for the new terminal at Kansas City International Airport, is handing out hard hats and chrome shovels for a groundbreaking ceremony at 2 p.m. Monday. The theme of the ritual is "Wheels Up, Kansas City!" Edgemoor will have executives on...
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KCI / Edgemoor
KMBZ News Staff
March 07, 2019 - 11:16 am
Kansas City, MO - Groundbreaking for the new single terminal project at the Kansas City International Airport has been set for March 25th at 2pm. The ceremonial festivities will take place in the parking lot of the shuttered Terminal A. That empty terminal will eventually be demolished, and the new...
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KCI / Edgemoor
KMBZ News Staff
February 28, 2019 - 5:52 pm
Kansas City, MO - In an 11-1 vote, the KC city council has approved a final development agreement with Edgemoor. This was the final step before demolition could begin on Terminal A, making way for the construction of a single terminal for Kansas City Internaitonal Airport. Surprisingly strong vote...
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Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate
Bill Grady
February 22, 2019 - 5:10 am
Kansas City, MO - Demolition could begin within weeks at Kansas City International Airport, now that the Federal Aviation Authority has completed its environmental assessment. Meeting the FAA's environmental compliance requirements has been one of the hurdles to begin construction on a new single...
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