More than half — and perhaps as many as two-thirds — of party bus companies in the Kansas City area defy state and federal regulations designed to protect riders and the public, The Star found in a months-long investigation.
Operating a 72-year-old World War II bomber doesn’t come easy. Or cheap. Doc’s Friends communication director Josh Wells talks about how much it costs to keep the restored Superfortress “Doc” in the air and how the organization finds creative ways to raise money. In addition, the organization is trying to raise money for a permanent hanger to house the plane at Wichita’s Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport. (Video by Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle)
Keeping 'Doc' airborne doesn't come cheap
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Vintage bomber has a new mission: Honor those who built and flew in them