The media is allowed in all public areas in Lambert Terminals 1 and 2. Shops, restaurants, airline gate areas and various offices are not considered part of the public areas. These are leased spaces. The media must obtain permission for access and/or be escorted to these areas to gather information, photograph, videotape or record sound. Again, the media should contact the Public Information Office for any type of coverage on Lambert property.
The media is not allowed into restricted or secured areas of the airport, unless escorted by a member of the Public Information Office or other assigned Airport Authority staff. Restricted areas include all aircraft operating areas (taxiways, runways) concourses and airline gate areas beyond the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoints. Media members who gain unauthorized access to secured areas are subject to arrest and prosecution.