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CLEAR Rolled Out at MDW

CLEAR Rolled Out at MDW

Chicago’s Midway International Airport (MDW) this week announced the rollout of CLEAR to provide passengers with a touchless biometric solution for traveling through airport security. The Midway expansion comes one year after CLEAR first began offering its services at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport (ORD), allowing area travelers to utilize the…

Spirit Debuts New Check-In Tech at LGA, ORD

Spirit Debuts New Check-In Tech at LGA, ORD

Spirt Airlines unveiled its redesigned ticket lobby at New York’s LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) with new technology aimed at limiting face-to-face interaction and streamlining flight check-ins. The new ticketing lobby design, which the low-cost carrier said will expand to other cities soon, lets travelers tag…

ORD, MDW Restrict Access to Non-Passengers

ORD, MDW Restrict Access to Non-Passengers

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) last week restricted O’Hare International (ORD) and Midway International (MDW) airports to ticketed passengers and airport employees as a response to the persistence of the COVID-19 pandemic. “In order to ensure the safety and security of our valued passengers and employees, access to airport…

Chicago City Council Approves Airport Concessions Relief

Chicago City Council Approves Airport Concessions Relief

The Chicago City Council this week approved a concessions relief program introduced by Mayor Lori Lightfoot and the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) to provide financial assistance and other relief to concessionaires at Chicago O’Hare International (ORD) and Midway International (MDW) airports suffering from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic….

ACI Air Traffic Rankings Show Pandemic Impact

ACI Air Traffic Rankings Show Pandemic Impact

…compared to 2018. Memphis International Airport (MEM) followed in second place in cargo volume and Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) came in third. Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) remained the busiest airport in the world for aircraft movements in 2019, with Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson Airport (ATL) coming in a close second. Both…