Sometimes a shortcut can be a shortcut to disaster!

Posted: October 25, 2012 in Fun with words
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The FAA uses three-letter codes to identify airports. So what happened when Sioux City Gateway Airport got theirs? SUX wasn’t exactly what they thought their airport should have as a destination! Airport authorities petitioned for a new code, and in a nod to the Gateway part of the name they were given GAY. Sometimes you just can’t win!

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