6:58 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

Peoria airport continues record-setting numbers

More people than ever before are flying through the General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport. October marks the 8th month of passenger growth with more than 54,000 people flying through Peoria’s Airport. 

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7:49 pm
Wed September 10, 2014

Peoria airport sees sixth month of record-setting numbers

The Peoria International Airport is seeing its six consecutive month for record high passenger numbers this year. August saw nearly 56,000 travelers pass through the airport. That’s a seven-percent increase from the same month last year. June of this year saw the highest passenger count in the Peoria airport’s history. So far this year more than 429,000 people have passed through the terminal. The airport also added it’s eleventh non-stop destination to Orlando, Florida last mont

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Peoria Public Radio News
12:11 pm
Fri July 18, 2014

PIA sets another monthly record for passenger traffic

The Peoria International Airport is continuing to see a trend of increased passenger traffic this year.

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4:35 pm
Mon June 9, 2014

Peoria airport continues record-setting

The Peoria International Airport continues to break passenger records. 112,000 passengers moved through the airport in April and May. That’s 6,000 more people compared to the same time last year. The last three months represent a seven-percent increase in passenger travel compared to 201

4:43 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

Peoria’s second snowiest winter on record

This winter is the second snowiest on record for the Peoria-area. The National Weather Service says the area has received more than 47 inches so far. That’s about 5.5 inches less than the highest recorded snowfall three years ago.  Kirk Huettl is a meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Lincoln. He says this winter is irregular for the region:

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