Lambert airport to welcome 1st Chinese cargo flight

Lambert-St. Louis International Airport expects to welcome the inaugural landing of China Cargo Airlines on Friday afternoon. The 4 p.m. landing of the Boeing 777F will mark the beginning of weekly cargo service between St. Louis and Shanghai. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and other state and local leaders will welcome China Cargo, and members of the Civil Aviation Administration of China plan to make remarks to celebrate the occasion. more