Air Midwest  Swearingen SA-226TC Metro II   N247AM              (c/n  TC-340)

                                        Air Midwest was founded in 1965 by Gary Adamson as a charter company headquartered in
                                        Wichita, Kansas.   In May 1975 it became a Local Service Commuter Carrier flying Beech 99s
                                      .  By 1979 it had gained certification as a Regional Feeder Airline and a fleet of Metroliners was
                                        acquired.   Several destinations were served from Wichita including Kansas City, St. Louis, Des
                                        Mines and Denver.  N237AM is seen above departing Stapleton International Airport, Denver
                                       1984 in the above shot by Bob Garrard.