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1. A Bold New Portal for KC: Paseo Bridge Design Picked A Bold New Portal for KC: Paseo Bridge Design Picked November 15, 2007 A design has been chosen for the new Paseo Bridge and includes a 300-foot diamond shaped tower and six lanes for traffic. The $245 million project will replace the 53-year-old bridge and also widen the...

2. Air Award Goes to Farmer: Chamber Group Names Judge A. J. Hillix Man of Year Air Award Goes to Farmer: Chamber Group Names Judge A. J. Hillix Man of Year September/2/1954 Photo and biographical article about Judge A. J. Hillix, "58-year-old farmer and judge," awarded the 1953 Kansas City Aviation Man of the Year prize for obtaining "the site for the new Mid-Continent International...

3. Air Show Air Show June/29/1940 Article about the air show at the American Legion Convention in 1940.

4. Air Show Air Show June/29/1940 Article about the air show at the American Legion Convention in 1940.

5. An Estate of $291.488: Inventory Filed on Allen A. Price Holdings An Estate of $291.488: Inventory Filed on Allen A. Price Holdings March/11/1960 Notice about the evaluation by the "Jackson County Probate court" of "the estate of Allen A. Price [or Allen Price], 59, Lake Lotawana, at $291,488."

6. Aviation History Took Flight at Fairfax Aviation History Took Flight at Fairfax May 5, 2010 Postcard image and short article about the history of the Fairfax Industrial District, Fairfax Airport and Aircraft Assembly Plant. The Fairfax Airport opened in 1928 and was the primary airmail departure...

7. Aviation: With the National Air Transport on Its Third Birthday as Operator of Its Air Mail Line in Aviation: With the National Air Transport on Its Third Birthday as Operator of Its Air Mail Line in and out of Kansas City May/12/1929 Photo and caption about "the quartet of veteran mail flyers" in Kansas City since "the day the air mail was inaugurated, May 12, 1926."

8. Ben Gregory Ben Gregory February 21, 1974 Obituary for Ben Gregory, a long-time aviator and inventor giving many Kansas Citians their first airplane rides, dying at the age of 84.

9. Change in the Air Change in the Air November 20, 2011 In-depth article discussing the pros and cons about replacing the 40-year old Kansas City International airport's three terminals with one building. Includes illustrations showing revenue passengers from...

10. City's Aviation Industry Is Finally Taking Wing City's Aviation Industry Is Finally Taking Wing July/23/1978 Photo and article about the boom in carriers and general aviation in Kansas City.

11. City's Aviation Industry Is Finally Taking Wing: City, Travel Officials Dream of New Horizons City's Aviation Industry Is Finally Taking Wing: City, Travel Officials Dream of New Horizons July/23/1978 Photos and entire section F on the airport.

12. Clipped Wings Clipped Wings August/26/1966

13. Deal Is a Liftoff for KC Deal Is a Liftoff for KC April 1, 2008 Discussion of the proposed construction of a $375-million aircraft assembly plant with possible 2,100 well-paying jobs by Bombardier Aerospace. Bombardier is a Montreal, Canada, based company. The decision...

14. Deaths: A. J. Hillix Deaths: A. J. Hillix January/16/1969 Obituary for Judge A. J. Hillix, "72, Dearborn, former director of the Platte County planning and zoning commission," born near Camden Point, Missouri, and becoming a judge in 1946 and Kansas City Aviation...

15. Dr. John H. Outland Dr. John H. Outland March/25/1947 Biographical article about Dr. John Outland (ca. 1881-1947), a Kansas City surgeon and Kansas University athletic star founding the Kansas relays in 1923 and becoming the "first professional man in this...

16. Dr. John Outland Dies: Midwest Athletics Loses a Widely-Known Friend Dr. John Outland Dies: Midwest Athletics Loses a Widely-Known Friend March/24/1947 Photos (as a college football player and later as a doctor) and biographical article about Dr. John Outland, "former All-American football player and the father of the Kansas relays [a track and field...

17. Ex-KC Superintendent Dies Ex-KC Superintendent Dies January 15, 2013 Obituary for former Kansas City, Missouri school superintendent Benjamin Demps, Jr. Demps was the district’s 19th superintendent in 30 years, serving for a total of 20 months from 1999 to 2001. Previously,...

18. Fare Wars Fare Wars October/24-30/2002 Article describing problems associated with renovation of Kansas City International Airport (KCI). The remodelling project began in 1999 and was slated to be completed in 2004.

19. Fliers on Way to Iowa Fliers on Way to Iowa August/29/1918 Description of the mock air battle August 28, 1918, conducted by the British-American Flying Mission in its tour across the country to provide the public a better understanding of airplanes and how they...

20. Four Generations, All Fit to Fly Four Generations, All Fit to Fly January 27, 2013 Article announces that the TWA Museum has begun an oral history project aimed at documenting the experiences of former Trans World Airlines employees. Jim Stanton, a former pilot, is interviewed and describes...