Extra Security At Chicago's Airports After Fort Lauderdale ShootingChicago police continued providing heightened security on Saturday at O’Hare and Midway airports, a day after five people were killed and eight were wounded in a shooting at an airport in Florida.
Police Increase Security O'Hare, Midway After Florida Airport ShootingChicago Police have increased security at O'Hare and Midway airports, after a gunman opened fire at an airport in Florida, killing at least five people and wounding eight others.
Parking Rates Rising In 2017 For CTA Lots, O'Hare And Midway AirportsFor most of those who use CTA's Park & Ride lots, the increase will be the first since 2012.
Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing At MidwayA Southwest Airlines flight made an emergency landing at Midway International Airport on Thursday, after apparently striking a bird during takeoff.
Man Arrested After Loaded Gun Found In Carry-On At Midway A man was arrested Thursday morning after a loaded handgun was found in his carry-on bag at Midway International Airport.
Southwest Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing At MidwayIt made the landing because of “potential” smoke in the cockpit, a spokeswoman said.
TSA Lines At O'Hare And Midway Airports Down To 10 Minutes Or LessAirport security wait times that sometimes stretched to two hours or more at O’Hare and Midway airports this spring have been cut down to 10 minutes or less, city officials announced Tuesday.
Hundreds Of Southwest Flights Canceled After Computer GlitchIt has been a rough morning for Southwest Airlines travelers, dealing with long lines at Midway International Airport, a day after a computer glitch led to hundreds of canceled flights nationwide.
Busy Travel Weekend Expected At O'Hare And MidwayLines have been building at O’Hare International Airport early Friday, as travelers prepared to celebrate the 4th of July weekend, but honoring the nation’s independence comes as the nation’s airports have been placed on high alert in the wake of a suicide bombing at the airport in Istanbul.
Security Increased At Chicago Airports In Wake Of Istanbul BombingSources said Chicago police officers and aviation police have been concentrating their patrols on drop-off and pick-up areas outside the airport’s many entrances.
Midway Airport Gets TSA PreCheck Enrollment CenterA PreCheck enrollment center opened Monday in the baggage claim area of the airport near lower level door one, according to a release from the Chicago Department of Aviation.
TSA Boss: Airport Lines Will 'Continue To Be A Challenge' This SummerThe head of the Transportation Security Administration on Friday warned travelers there are no quick fixes to the problems that have led to gargantuan lines at airport security at Chicago's airports as the summer travel season is ramping up.

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