With the opening of a new aviation business at St. Louis Regional Airport in Bethalto comes word of a new flight school as well. Big River Aviation opened in late August at the airport, with its main focus being on the repair of smaller aircraft. But according to the airport manager, the owners plan to offer a flights school as well.
David Miller tells The Big Z this will fill a void that has been there for years.
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Miller says Big River Aviation will be building its own hangar soon. It is currently located in an existing hangar on the property. You can contact Big River Aviation through a link at this story at AltonDailyNews.com.