Oct 29 2008 Need Flight Info? Just Google It... BY sgf-admin TAGS


Here's a handy-dandy tip for getting flight arrival and departure information: Google it.


Suppose you want to know when American Airlines flight 3381 will arrive in Springfield from Dallas. Go to Google and type in "American 3381." Hit return and there it is—the estimated arrival and departure times at the very top of the search list.


Wow...who knew...?

Feb 29 2008 Economic Downturn Affecting Airport? BY sgf-admin TAGS


Cliff wonders:


"Has the airport noticed a decline in travelers since the recent economic problems. I wonder what effect this downturn will have on not only the airline industry but our airport as well. I fear we may lose service to some cities." We haven't had a decline—yet. In fact, passenger numbers were up in January by five percent. If we're going to see a decline in passenger numbers, it probably won't happen for another month or two. That's because a lot of people flying right now booked their flights weeks, or even several months ago.