12:04 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Charter Flight Provider JetLinx To Open A St. Louis Location

With local business and political leaders watching, Lambert Airport director Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge speaks about the arrival of JetLinx to St. Louis.
(Rachel Lippmann/St. Louis Public Radio)

A Missouri Air National Guard facility that has been vacant since 2009 is getting a new life, thanks to a company that's hoping to capitalize on the growing demand for general aviation traffic at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport.

Charter flight provider JetLinx announced today that it will spend about $1 million to convert one of the buildings into a terminal for its clients. It will be the only general aviation company at Lambert with its own fleet of planes, which is expected to start operating in September.

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