O'Hare And Midway Airports Receive More Than $375 Million In Relief Funds From Coronavirus Stimulus PackageIllinois airports will receive a total of nearly $450 million in relief funding from the $2.3 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, with the vast majority of those federal dollars going to O'Hare and Midway airports.
Hundreds Of Flights Canceled At Midway After Control Tower Workers Test Positive For CoronavirusTravelers are still having a difficult time flying into and out of Midway International Airport as hundreds of flights have been canceled for the past few days after two control tower employees tested positive for coronavirus.
Southwest Airlines Reduces Flights At Midway Airport, After Air Traffic Control Tower Closed Over COVID-19The move resulted in more than 173 canceled flights on Friday.
Coronavirus In Chicago: Midway Traffic Control Tower Closing After 3 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19The FAA is closing the air traffic control tower at Midway International Airport, after three workers there tested positive for COVID-19.
Helicopter Misses Midway Airport, Makes Emergency Landing In Park In StickneyA helicopter whose pilot was trying to make an emergency landing at Midway International Airport instead ended up landing in a park in nearby Stickney.
Rapper Juice WRLD Died Of Overdose Of Oxycodone And Codeine, Autopsy FindsThe Cook County Medical Examiner's office said Juice WRLD, whose real name is Jarad Higgins, died of "oxycodone and codeine toxicity," and his death was ruled an accident.
Chicago Weather: Nearly 100 Flights Canceled At O'Hare And Midway As Winter Storm Moves OutAs of 6:45 a.m., there had been 93 canceled flights at O'Hare International Airport, and two canceled flights at Midway International Airport,
Autopsy Inconclusive After Rapper Juice WRLD's Death At Midway AirportAn autopsy was unable to determine a cause of death, pending further studies – including additional examinations of his cardiovascular and nervous systems, tissue studies, and toxicology tests.
Feds Seized 70 Pounds Of Marijuana From Private Jet That Flew Juice WRLD To ChicagoMeantime, two members of Juice WRLD's security team were arrested on gun charges after they arrived at the airport.
O'Hare, Midway Report Flight Delays, Cancellations With Weather Woes In Many Parts Of CountryFlight delays and cancellations were reported Sunday amid persistent rain, as well as weather issues elsewhere in the country.
'Don’t Worry About It, But You Can’t Be Doing That:' Air Traffic Control Audio Reveals Mistake At Midway, But The FAA Has No Record Of ItThere are policies and protocols in place to keep airfields safe. But an incursion at Midway calls that system into question, and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) officials won’t give clear answers for why it wasn’t reported or recorded.
Southwest Airlines Flight Evacuated At Midway Due To Hydraulic Problem After LandingAfter landing and turning off the runway, the plane stopped short of the terminal due to a hydraulic issue, and the 137 passengers and five crew members evacuated the plane using airstairs.
More Than 50 Chicago Flights Canceled Due To Dense FogMore than 50 flights were canceled out of Chicago Monday morning due to a ground stop for dense fog. There is a dense fog advisory in place in the area through 9 a.m.
Customs Computer Outage Wreaks Havoc For International Travelers At O'Hare, MidwayA nationwide computer outage crippled customs processing at airports around the country Friday afternoon, including O’Hare and Midway international airports.
2.1 Million Travelers Expected At Chicago Airports Over 4th Of JulyThe city of Chicago says it expects more than 2.1 million passengers to travel through its airports for the Fourth of July holiday.