Chicago's O'Hare International Airport has opened a new runway and air traffic control tower, completing another piece of the nearly $9 billion overhaul of its outdated airfield.For more than a decade, Chicago has been untangling O'Hare's six crisscrossing runways and rearranging the
The blizzard that rocked the Midwest this week brought most air travel to a standstill at some of the country’s busiest airports. Particularly in Chicago, where the city has been trying to lock in funding for a major expansion of O’Hare International Airport.
The Federal Aviation Administration is committing $3.4 million to the design of a new air traffic control tower at O'Hare Airport.U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced the grant for the design of a South Air Traffic Control Tower, as part of the O'Hare Modernization Program.