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Beginning in October of next year fliers won’t be able to use a driver’s license to fly on an airline unless it meets REAL ID requirements.
As the deadline nears it’s apparent that many people don’t know about REAL ID. And they don’t realize that they’ll need one to board an airline flight.

The Springfield airport held a press conference on Tuesday to help the flying public learn about the ins and outs of REAL ID.

“As many as one million passengers a day across the...


The holiday travel season, which includes Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s, will be here before you know it. It’s the time of year when infrequent (or first time) fliers fill airports across the country. With that thought in mind the Springfield airport offers tips for new and infrequent fliers:

  • Don't procrastinate –– buy that airline...