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West Star leads boom at St. Louis Regional

St. Louis Regional Airport soared to new highs in the past year and has no prospects for grounding in 2015. Its biggest tenant, West Star Aviation, is coming off a record year of revenue, during which its local hangar space was increased by 47,000 square feet, nearly doubling its workspace.

Airport Purchases Impressive Snowplow

When winter weather makes it difficult to keep runways clear, St. Louis Regional Airport has a 22-foot solution. The airport purchased an additional snowplow in 2014, this one with a 22-foot blade. “Since Regional is the only major airport in the area completely above the region’s flood plains we take our commitment to being an […]

Airport Receives Cheers

CHEERS… to the St. Louis Regional Airport and general manager David Miller for breezily hosting Vice President Joe Biden’s entourage of aircraft and equipment this week. Miller said, “The whole thing has really kind of been a non-event for us.” Kudos to the airport for being so well-run it’s barely a disruption when the vice […]

St. Louis Regional awarded $1.6M for taxiway improvement

The Telegraph – April 24, 2014 – By Nathan Woodside   BETHALTO — St. Louis Regional Airport in Bethalto will undergo several major upgrades over the next year. Airport manager say more improvements coming   Last week, Gov. Pat Quinn announced the facility will receive a $1.6 million grant to reconstruct a taxiway for easier use […]