Reader Confirms, KCI Restaurant Demand Is Simply Not There

Reader Confirms, KCI Restaurant Demand Is Simply Not There

…Even with a large, delayed flight on one of the busiest travel days of the year. One of most frequent claims by proponents of a new terminal is the need for restaurant offerings past the security checkpoints. They say that there is tremendous demand that is not...
Facts Support The “Nanny Naysayers”

Facts Support The “Nanny Naysayers”

There was a rather remarkable discussion of KCI on KCPT’s Ruckus last week. For one thing, liberal pundit Mary O’Halloran agreed with Show-Me Institute’s Crosby Kemper III. As amazing as that was, more remarkable were Yael Abouhalkah’s...
It’s Official: Southwest Doesn’t Like The New Terminal Proposal

It’s Official: Southwest Doesn’t Like The New Terminal Proposal

This really doesn’t come as a surprise to those of us who have truly approached this issue with an open mind and with eyes and ears to the community and the users of KCI on both sides of the ticket counters. Ron Ricks, Executive Vice President for Southwest, had...
LAX Tragedy Offers Security Lessons To KCI Planners

LAX Tragedy Offers Security Lessons To KCI Planners

The security configuration at KCI has been near the center of terminal planning discussions since the beginning. Proponents of a single terminal cite cost savings in security personnel while opponents point to the shorter lines at the current checkpoint and minimal...