Some of our local politically engaged denizens believe that city hall basically scuttled KCI in order to force a yes vote for the new airport via social media slander.
Whilst the old school buildings had their charms, there's no denying that the current state of the facility is outdated and frustrating.
For instance . . .
WHO DECIDED TO TURN THE ENTRANCE OF KCI INTO A FORMULA 1 RACETRACK WITH DANGEROUS CURVES AND TRICKY LANE SWITCHES???
We'll work on answering that question . . .
For now, here's a reason to tell your dad to calm down and/or take his heart meds before jumping aboard a local plane . . .
KCI is strongly encouraging people to get at the airport at least two hours ahead of their departure.
There are fewer employees helping check in people at security gates and airline counters. That's on top of a reduction in the number of flights available for travelers across the country."It's been a challenge and and we're all trying our best to to get everybody through and minimize their inconvenience, but it I'm sorry it's going to happen," airport spokesperson Joe McBride said.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Airports across the country continue to see an uptick in traveler traffic following the repeal of the federal mask mandate on airlines. Days leading up to Memorial Day weekend, one of the busiest travel weekend across airports, people were caught up in long lines at the Kansas City International airport with some travelers missing flights because they didn't get through security in time.