Homeowners Call O'Hare Noise Meeting With Mayor 'A Waste Of Time'It took an anti-airport noise group two dozen formal requests over the past couple years to get a meeting with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, but they said their meeting at City Hall on Wednesday was “a waste of our time.”
Chicago's Airports Canceling Flights Ahead Of East Coast BlizzardA massive winter storm set to hit the East Coast on Friday was wreaking havoc at airports across the country, including at O’Hare and Midway in Chicago.
2 Injured When Fuel Truck Crashes Into Plane At O’HareThe truck struck the wing of the plane about 11:15 p.m. while the plane was stationary at O’Hare, according to Chicago Police and Chicago Fire Department Chief Juan Hernandez.
United Flight Skids Off Runway At O'HareChicago Fire Department, Chicago Aviation Department and FAA officials confirmed United Flight 1977 from Seattle slid off the end of Runway 27R into an overrun area after missing a turn to begin taxiing to the terminal. The airline said the plane never left the pavement, and stopped within an overrun area.
Winter Storm Takes Toll On Chicago AirportsEmotions were running high at O’Hare International Airport early Tuesday, a day after hundreds of flights were canceled due to a winter storm.
Holiday Travelers Make Way Through Busy Crowds At City’s AirportsTens of thousands of travelers were expected to crowd O’Hare and Midway airports on Wednesday, as they head out for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. In all, city officials expected more than 4.6 million people to travel through Chicago’s two airports between December 18 and January 5.
Altered Flight Paths Could Cut O’Hare Noise For Thousands
Busy Day Ahead For Chicago's AirportsO’Hare and Midway airports were packed on Wednesday as the Thanksgiving travel period got underway, but it’s been smooth sailing so far.
Uber Cleared For Airport Pickups In ChicagoA ride-hailing giant whose investors include Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s brother was cleared for take-off Tuesday at Chicago airports — just in time to cash in on the Thanksgiving travel rush.
Lyft Gets Green Light To Pick Up At Airports, McCormick PlaceJust in time for the busy holiday travel season, a ride-hailing company has been given the green light to pick up passengers at Chicago’s airports and McCormick Place, the city announced Sunday.
O'Hare Security Workers Plan One-Day StrikeDespite tensions over the possibility of more terror attacks like the one in Paris, some security workers at O’Hare International Airport planned to walk off the job on Thursday to demand better pay.
Four Passengers Removed From Chicago-Bound Flight In BaltimoreAs Spirit Airlines flight 969 was taxiing to the runway for a 6 a.m. departure, a passenger notified a flight attendant of another passenger engaging in suspicious activity, according to a report by CBS Baltimore. The flight attendant told the pilot, and the plane returned to the gate.