November 24, 2014 - Due to reports from law
enforcement of gunshots fired into the sky, the
Federal Aviation Administration activated a
Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) over
For safety reasons, only law enforcement
aircraft are permitted to fly through this area.
Media aircraft are currently operating just
above the TFR at 3,100 feet. The TFR prevents
approaches to Runways 29, 30-Left and 30-Right.
Due to winds, commercial aircraft are unable to
land on other runways. Departures are
As of 11:30 PM Central Time, airlines reported
ten inbound flights have diverted to other
airports. The TFR is three miles in diameter, up
to 3,000 feet above sea level. It is in effect
from 10:15 p.m. Central on November 24, to 4:15
a.m. Central November 25.Late Monday night St.
Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch
announced the grand jury decision in the
shooting death of a Black unarmed 18 year old,
Michael Brown of
Ferguson, Missouri on August 9, 2014, by
Darren Wilson, 28, (6'4" tall) a white police
officer of the Ferguson Police Department.
McCulloch had announced the grand jury would not
indict Officer Wilson. Communities across the
country are very upset with the outcome, they
have been concerned from the very beginning in
how McCulloch was handling of the case. Many are
saying that the presentation tonight by
McCulloch on national TV and the legal
procedures used by McCulloch and his team were