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The Springfield airport cuts the ceremonial ribbon for its general aviation redevelopment project on Friday, March 20. The ceremony begins at 10:30 a.m.

The expansion project redeveloped about 12 acres of airport property and made it “development ready” for new general aviation airplane hangars. The general aviation complex (GA for short) is that part of the airport which...


2014 was the fourth busiest year in the 69-year history of the Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF). The total passenger count for the year: 846,324. That’s a 12% increase in passengers when compared to the year before.

“Not only was 2014 one of the airport’s best years, it’s the best year the airport’s had since the beginning of the economic recession,” says Brian Weiler, director of aviation. “It’s a strong indication that the local and national economies are improving....