Medical Cargo Plane Slides Off Runway At Chicago Executive AirportAround 4:15 a.m., a medical cargo plane from Detroit landed at Chicago Executive Airport, and slid off the runway, airport spokesman Rob Mark said. The Engineered Material Arresting System (EMAS), a bed of crushable material designed to stop planes that overshoot the runway, brought the plane to a halt.
Wheeling, Prospect Heights Aim For Fireworks Show At Executive AirportHere's something to get you thinking about summer: planners already are putting together fireworks shows for Independence Day.
Best Helicopter Tours In ChicagoA helicopter tour of Chicago is a great way to see the city and to gain a unique perspective of the Chicago landmarks and activities.
Pilot Killed When Small Plane Crashes In SE Wis.A pilot was killed Sunday when a small plane crashed into a yard along Eagle Lake in Kansasville in southeastern Wisconsin, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said.
NTSB: Pilot Passed Two Airports Before Crash That Killed FourA pilot passed up two chances to land at suburban airports -- because he didn't want to get stranded -- just minutes before crashing near Crystal Lake last month, killing his two daughters and one of the girls’ boyfriends.
1 Killed In Small Plane Crash In WheelingOne person has been killed in a small plane crash in northwest suburban Wheeling.