|By Carmelo Turdo
The Midwest region relies on high-quality airports for its air transportation needs, and St. Louis Downtown Airport is the destination for many general aviation pilots and business travelers. The airport is the closest one to downtown St. Louis, and so it becomes a beehive of activity when visitors arrive for events at the nearby Gateway Motorsports Park, baseball and hockey games, conventions and concerts. The airport is also host to charter aircraft for visiting professional sports teams.
Here we have a sample of the air activity from Saturday: