Chicago Midway
Airlines Routes

Frontier Airlines Launches a Slew of Nonstop Routes

Today, Frontier Airlines (F9) launched multiple new routes from Rhode Island, Raleigh–Durham, and Chicago Midway.

Read More
Today in Aviation

Today in Aviation: Midway Airlines Ceases Operations

MIAMI – Today in Aviation, the first incarnation of Midway Airlines (ML) ceased operations in 1991. The carrier, based at Chicago’s Midway Airport (MDW), was established in 1976. At the time MDW had lost nearly all of its scheduled flights to O’Hare International Airport (ORD). The Airline Deregulation Act of 1978 allowed ML to commence […]

Read More
Today in Aviation

Today in Aviation: Commercial Flights Begin at Chicago O’Hare

MIAMI – Today in Aviation, the first commercial flights arrived at Chicago’s new international airport ‘O’Hare’ (ORD) in 1955. TWA (TW) was honored with the first departure when the earlier flight 94 departed for Paris. O’Hare was previously known as Douglas Airfield after planemaker Douglas began building its C-54 Skymaster transport aircraft at the site […]

Read More
You cannot copy content of this page
X