So Where Are the REAL Alternatives?

So Where Are the REAL Alternatives?

From the beginning, I’ve said that I’m not against a new terminal at KCI per se, but rather that most if not all of the reasons given were insufficient (or untrue) to justify both the incredible expense as well as the loss of KCI’s legendary speed...
A KCI For The Future

A KCI For The Future

Ok, I finally found an airport I like even better than KCI. The time from curb to gate was not quite as fast, but the walk from the security area to the gate was so enjoyable, I didn’t care. Now there are those that would say that this design in Palm Springs...
The Joy Of Obsolete Convenience

The Joy Of Obsolete Convenience

A caption under a photo in the Star today was thought-provoking in several ways. First, I see they are still hammering away at the “It’s FORTY years-old!” narrative. Do they not yet understand that people already know that and since they also know...
Airport School – Home Study Course

Airport School – Home Study Course

As you’ve likely read, “Airport School” is officially over for the Mayor’s Airport Terminal Advisory Group (aka Task Force, aka Commission). We did not receive a diploma, nor was there a prom but it was educational. An RFP has been issued for a...
We Need A Branded Terminal, Not A Brand New One

We Need A Branded Terminal, Not A Brand New One

Last May, as I was walking to my car following the mayor’s press conference announcing the formation of the Airport Task Force, Co-Chair David Fowler came up to me and asked me out of the blue, “Do you think Kansas City has a brand problem?” I...