F-15E1 Silent Eagle prototype leaves Lambert. Look closely and you can see the (former) McDonnell Douglas plant in the background. Runway 24 comes with a lot of history.
Here are a couple of shots I took today, two and a half days after the Tornado swept through. Although a lot of progress has been made there is still much work needed to be done at the airport.
My local community has been amazing and banded together to help the 200+ damaged/destroyed homes. We are also working on donations to family’s through the Pattonville School District, Salvation Army, and American Red Cross.
The “Good Friday Disaster of 2011” has been named both the worst St. Louis storm event in over 40 years and the happiest. Not one death has been reported from the EF4 Tornado.