Airport Director’s Letter | Summer 2023

Airport Director’s Letter | Summer 2023
September 14, 2023 Jerry Vallely
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It has been an exciting spring and summer at St. Louis Downtown Airport with new investments and milestones to share.

– The new $5.4 million Ground Engine Run-Up and Compass Calibration Pad opened.

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced it will invest $28.5 million to expand the completions and outfitting operations at its airport facility.

– Flight operations at St. Louis Downtown Airport have climbed above pre-pandemic levels for the second straight year.

Student campers from five different states attended the 2023 Aviation Summer Academy, hosted by Saint Louis University’s Oliver L. Parks Department of Aviation.

Keep reading to learn more about all that is happening at St. Louis Downtown Airport, and don’t hesitate to reach out if you’d like to learn more about our operations.

Photo of Sandra Shore, Director of St. Louis Downtown AirportSandra Shore
Airport Director 
St. Louis Downtown Airport