The STL AvDay crew watches as a Southwest Boeing 737 departs (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Ian McMurtry)

St. Louis Airport Gives Aviation Enthusiasts a Behind-the-Scenes Look at Airport Operations

As crowds gathered downtown Saturday to celebrate the St. Louis Blues winning their first Stanley Cup, AvGeeks would have their own first-time event to celebrate 13 miles to the northwest at the St. Louis-Lambert International Airport as the airport hosted the first edition of STL AvDay. A behind-the-scenes tour of the airport, 20 plus guests were chosen from a social media contest in May and were given a three-hour tour of the airfield and a lunch with the airport operations…