KCI

Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate
KMBZ News Staff
February 07, 2019 - 6:55 am
Kansas City, MO - The airlines serving Kansas City International airport have an agreement to build the new, single-terminal. Great news! Just received confirmation that airlines have an agreement regarding #NewKCI . Airline reps will be at Airport Committee hearing tomorrow morning to discuss. —...
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Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate
Bill Grady
January 18, 2019 - 4:09 am
A consultant says a cost-sharing agreement for Kansas City International Airport is getting closer to reality. Lou Solomon works for the airlines, and says a deal may be just a few weeks away. Carriers have been unable to come to terms to pay for the new terminal at KCI. The entire cost of the...
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Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate
Bill Grady
January 11, 2019 - 7:19 am
As groundbreaking is delayed for a new terminal at KCI, Kansas City councilman Quinton Lucas is raising questions about financing for the project. Three ordinances are headed to the airport committee on which Lucas serves. One authorizes issuance of airport obligation bonds, but has a provision...
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Marc LaVoie
December 07, 2018 - 5:25 am
Kansas City's Airport Committee has tackled one lingering issue by ensuring in writing that no taxpayer money would be used to fund the new single terminal at KCI. The committee promised from the outset that the project would be funded primarily by the aviation department and airlines, through the...
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Bill Grady
November 16, 2018 - 7:51 am
The latest speed bump for the new terminal project at Kansas City International Airport focuses on luggage. Executives at smaller airlines are concerned about how much they will have to kick in to support the terminal's $20-million baggage handling system. This is not the city's fight, but Mayor...
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Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate
Kara Marxer
August 17, 2018 - 4:58 am
New design concepts are out for the single terminal KCI. Unveiling new conceptual designs to the airport committee yesterday, architect Jordan Pierce said they want the new terminal to be open and airy, and efficient. "We're ensuring that the gates remain as close to the check-in hall as they...
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KMBZ News Staff
July 19, 2018 - 2:36 pm
Kansas City, MO - An agreement has been reached between the new airport terminal developer and the trade unions that would be involved in helping to build it. Edgemoor managing director Geoffrey Stricker briefed the KCMO city council's airport committee that it had reached an agreement in principle...
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KMBZ News Staff
June 21, 2018 - 4:44 pm
Kansas City, MO - City council heard today from the Aviation Department and contractor Edgemoor that the construction of a new terminal at KCI will be delayed at least a year. The new terminal was tentatively set to open in November 2021. Now, that is being pushed back to possibly October 2022. KCI...
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Marc LaVoie
May 25, 2018 - 11:54 am
The first arrival from IcelandAir lands at Kansas City International Airport Friday at 8:45 p.m. Flights to Reykjavik officially begin Saturday. About 300 people make transatlantic flights every day from Kansas City, said Justin Meyer, KCI spokesman. "The flight to Iceland gets us Iceland, plus 25...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 21, 2018 - 5:32 pm
Kansas City, MO - An advisory committee has recommended that the new yet-to-be-built single-terminal at the Kansas City International Airport be named for civil rights figure Martin Luther King, Jr. The committee was charged with discovering ways that the legacy of MLK, Jr could be honored in a...
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