Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
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The records: Passenger statistics at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport. Statistics are available for all travel as well as by airline.
Why you'd want them: To learn more about passenger traffic at the airport and which airlines are flying the most people in and out of Wichita.
Where you get the records: From the www.flywichita.com Web site. From the menu on the left, click on the "Airport Business" link and then choose "Aviation Statistics" from the drop-down menu.
How much they will cost: The information is free.