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Passenger numbers were up at the Springfield airport in 2012 — the upward movement bucks national and regional trends.

“Our total passenger numbers were up 2.8% in 2012,” says Brian Weiler, airport director of aviation. “In this tight airline economy that’s impressive. It shows there’s strong passenger demand in Springfield.”

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Gourmet coffee is coming to the Springfield airport. Locally based Heroes Coffee Company will open an airport store in early February.

“Of all the requests we get from airport customers, gourmet coffee is probably the most mentioned,” says Brian Weiler, the airport’s director. “We already have two restaurants, two news and retail stores, and a full...