Articles tagged “ord”

International Terminal at Chicago O’Hare Airport to Be Expanded for First Time

International Terminal at Chicago O’Hare Airport to Be Expanded for First Time

Associated Press

They do things big in Chicago and the international terminal at its signature airport, Chicago O'Hare, will see its first major expansion since it arrived on the scene more than two decades ago.

2 years ago

Post-Holiday Air Travel in Central U.S. Hits Weather-Related Snag

Post-Holiday Air Travel in Central U.S. Hits Weather-Related Snag

Michael Sasso, Bloomberg

Pity the passenger that transits through Chicago from November to May.

3 years ago

Chicago Airports Planning for More Than 4 Million Passengers Over Holidays

Chicago Airports Planning for More Than 4 Million Passengers Over Holidays

Associated Press

The only word that means anything at Chicago airports this time of year is "weather."

3 years ago

Homeland Security Limits Flyers From Ebola Region to 5 U.S. Airports

Homeland Security Limits Flyers From Ebola Region to 5 U.S. Airports

Mark Drajem , Bloomberg

The U.S. is shoring up its Ebola screening procedures for arriving passengers whose itineraries began in Liberia, Guinea or Sierra Leone. This might be viewed as a compromise as it is short of an outright travel ban, but it isn't likely to appease proponents of a ban.

4 years ago

Thanks to Chicago Air-Traffic Control Fire, Flying Is a Nightmare Today

Thanks to Chicago Air-Traffic Control Fire, Flying Is a Nightmare Today

Elizabeth Campbell and William Selway, Bloomberg

Nothing to do but sit back and relax, or head over to Hertz and plan a road trip.

4 years ago

Chicago O’Hare Redesign Brings Downtown Culture to Its International Terminal

Chicago O’Hare Redesign Brings Downtown Culture to Its International Terminal

Associated Press

Airports worldwide are looking to differentiate themselves by showing flyers local distinctive shops. International terminals are being overhauled before domestic ones in order to attract the most lucrative global business flyers.

4 years ago

Beijing Airport Making Moves on Atlanta’s Busiest Airport Title

Beijing Airport Making Moves on Atlanta’s Busiest Airport Title

Kelly Yamanouchi, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Beijing is on the rise, but everyone really needs to look out for Dubai.

4 years ago

20 Top Airports for International Travel to and From the U.S.

20 Top Airports for International Travel to and From the U.S.

Jason Clampet, Skift

Simply put, the increased traffic is a healthy sign for both inbound and outbound tourism activity in the U.S.

5 years ago

Adding up the Airline Cancellations Caused by the Polar Vortex

Reuters

As the thaw begins, airlines are heating up their PR efforts to put a good face on their performance during these frigid days.

5 years ago

Airports Are the Most Frequently Checked Into U.S. Places on Foursquare

Airports Are the Most Frequently Checked Into U.S. Places on Foursquare

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Travel activities make up a significant portion of social sharing, creating vast opportunities for companies to engage customers before, during, and after a trip.

5 years ago

Chicago Is Latest U.S. City to Add a Yoga Room to An Airport

Chicago Is Latest U.S. City to Add a Yoga Room to An Airport

Associated Press

Chicago joins San Francisco and Burlington in the airport yoga trend, which highlights a growing wellness movement throughout the industry.

5 years ago

Study: Denver Has Healthiest Airport Food, Atlanta’s Is the Worst

Study: Denver Has Healthiest Airport Food, Atlanta’s Is the Worst

Gregory Karp, Chicago Tribune

Only 53 of 103 restaurants at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport offered at least one high-fiber and cholesterol-free entree, placing the airport last out of 13 U.S. airports surveyed. Southern cooking, anyone?

5 years ago