Behind the Scenes: Des Moines International Airport


Single Day Event: Wednesday, Sept. 5 OR 12; 4-6 PM

Location: Des Moines International Airport, 2nd floor, Cloud Room

Use Short-term Parking; the airport will provide a voucher for free parking.

Cost: $12

Class Limit: 15


Ever wonder how airports support the airlines and their local, national and international flights? We'll go behind the scenes to see how today’s air travel system works and learn why Des Moines has an “international airport” even though there are no commercial international flights.


Instructor Kevin Foley, Executive Director of the DM International Airport, is a certified flight instructor with a commercial pilot’s license. Kevin earned an MBA from the University of Dubuque where he served as Associate Professor of Aviation from 2000 to 2008.

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