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The final count is in and it’s official: 2018 went down as the first year in history that 1-million passengers used the Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF).

“1,075,425 passengers used the airport in 2018,” says Brian Weiler, the airport’s Director of Aviation. “That’s an 8.3% increase over last year and it sets a yearly passenger record for the fourth consecutive year. On behalf of everyone at the airport, I want to thank the community for pushing us past the one million...


Sometime this week the one millionth passenger of the year will use the Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF). It’s the first time in history that that many people have used the airport is a single year. Civic leaders and airport customers gathered at the airport Thursday morning to celebrate.

“Since actual passenger numbers won’t be available from airlines until mid-January, we asked the math department at Missouri State to do a statistical forecast to help determine as close as...