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201. Groups OK the Bonds Groups OK the Bonds December/11/1966 Article about the $150 million revenue bond to fund the construction of the projected Mid-Continent Airport, with contributors listed in the article.

202. M-CI Spells GO for Kansas City M-CI Spells GO for Kansas City December/11/1966 Announcement of the use of "M-CI" abbreviation for the planned Mid-Continent International Airport. Discussion on the scramble to revise American airports. Extensive diagrams and drawings of Kansas City...

203. Kansas City Gains Mexican Air Link Kansas City Gains Mexican Air Link December/12/1974 First international carrier directly from Kansas City by Mexicana Airlines, the oldest commercial airplane carrier in North America.

204. Kansas City International Attracts Hub Operations Kansas City International Attracts Hub Operations December/12/1983 Map and article about the growth of airlines and air traffic at Kansas City International Airport since deregulation in the early 1980s.

205. Richards-Gebaur Debate Focuses on Financial Concerns Richards-Gebaur Debate Focuses on Financial Concerns December/17-23/1998 Discusses some of the financial aspects of the proposal to transform Richards-Gebaur Airport into an intermodal freight hub for Kansas City Southern Industries.

206. Kansas City as an Aviation Center Kansas City as an Aviation Center December/18/1928 Photo and article about the logical center of aircraft manufacture being Kansas City.

207. Introducing Fairfax Airport Introducing Fairfax Airport December/18/1928 Report on Fairfax Industrial Airport, "Greater Kansas City's privately operated avaiton center."

208. City Administration Pushes Airport City Administration Pushes Airport December/18/1928 Article about Municipal Airport, "developing North Kansas City field as ideal air terminal."

209. Surplus Base Goes on the Market Surplus Base Goes on the Market February 1, 2007 The former airfield, Richards-Gebaur Airport, now the 147-acre Marine Corps Support Acitivity base will close in 2011. Under a 1994 federal law, 27 acres could be set aside for the homeless. "The Marine...

210. Downtown Airport to Get New Complex Downtown Airport to Get New Complex February 17, 2009 Construction will begin shortly on a new aviation-services center at the Wheeler Downtown Airport. Called Hangar 10, the new 91,000 square-foot complex will feature an executive terminal , fitness center,...

211. Ivanhoe Masonic Country Club Ivanhoe Masonic Country Club February 25, 1921 Article about the 40-acre aviation field located on the Kellerstrass Farm at 85th and Holmes Roads, acquired by the Ivanhoe Masonic Lodge as a country club.

212. Hangar Ten Departs from Tradition Hangar Ten Departs from Tradition February-March 2011 Short article about Hangar Ten, "a customer service facility for private jet traffic to and from Kansas City, recently opened at the Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport." The facility is owned by James...

213. A Young City Will Greet You A Young City Will Greet You February//1939 Photos and article about tourist sites in Kansas City for the "1939 Biennial Convention of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs in Kansas City. Description and history of...

214. Kansas City Waterproofs Airport Deck Kansas City Waterproofs Airport Deck February//1950 Article about the waterproofing of a Kansas City airport.

215. Public Forum Will Focus on Downtown Airport Public Forum Will Focus on Downtown Airport February/23/2000 Notice of four public information workshops to provide guidelines for the future development of the Downtown Airport.

216. Closing of Richards-Gebaur Airport Closing of Richards-Gebaur Airport January 10, 2000 The Richards-Gebaur Airport officially closed as an airport at 11:59 pm Sunday, January 9, 2000. The last plane to depart from the airport was a Saberliner-40 jet.

217. First Public Airport First Public Airport January 6, 1960 Description on the dedication page about Albert C. Reed operating the first public airport in Kansas City without, unusually for the time, any accidents.

218. Early Airports Around Kansas City Early Airports Around Kansas City January 6, 1960 A directory of early airports in and around Kansas City. For instance Roger Field, first used by C. P. Rogers on famous 1911 coast to coast flight.

219. A Worthy Enterprise A Worthy Enterprise January//1984 Possibility of landing a space shuttle at Kansas City International Airport.

220. Municipal Airport Survey Municipal Airport Survey January/19/1927 Report made and submitted by the Air Corps Reserve Officers Association of Greater Kansas City. This survey was given to Lou E. Holland, who in turn presented it to the Native Sons, October 1, 1952. It...