News Listings for Chicago Midway International

  • Southwest improves on-time performance after changes

    News | 23 Oct 2014 22:12 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Southwest Airlines says it has improved its on-time performance since schedule tweaks in August, following a dismal showing in later 2013.
  • Chicago flights cancelled following FAA facility fire

    News | 26 Sep 2014 15:04 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Airlines are cancelling hundreds of flights through Chicago this morning due to a fire at a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) facility in Aurora, Illinois.
  • ROUTES: Oakland airport rail connection to enable flights

    News | 09 Oct 2013 13:46 | Edward Russell

    ​When a new rail connection opens at Oakland International airport in September 2014, the airport's ties to San Francisco will be closer than ever.
  • ROUTES: Chicago seeks to fill international gaps

    News | 07 Oct 2013 16:23 | Edward Russell

    ​The city of Chicago is targeting new international service to fill the gaps in its already globe-spanning network, says aviation commissioner Rosemarie Andolino.
  • Chicago pulls Midway airport concession

    News | 06 Sep 2013 16:29 | Edward Russell

    <p>Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel has pulled a proposed up to 40-year concession of Midway International airport citing a lack of competition for the deal.</p><p>The...
  • ANALYSIS: Fares were 45% less at US airports where LCCs dominated in Q1

    News | 23 Aug 2013 17:16 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Air travellers flying from US airports where low-cost airlines have sizable operations paid roughly 45% less for domestic tickets than customers flying from...