Posts in category "O'Hare"

Gambling at O'Hare and Midway

The Illinois House approved a major gambling package today at an attempt to raise revenue for our beleaguered state. This means our two airports, O’Hare and Midway, will be getting slot machines. I spend a lot of time at O’Hare in Terminal 3, and never have I said to myself, you know, what O’Hare really... Read more »

American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia Partnership and Chicago

A few weeks ago, American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia kind of snuck a change in under the radar. Instead of fighting each other across the Atlantic, they’ve combined to fight United/Continental. Who wins? The customers – maybe. But it does mean some interesting things from the OneWorld Alliance. Since the airlines were all partners,... Read more »

O'Hare sucks, but...

It seems that every time O’Hare is mentioned, it’s always a bad thing. Whether it’s on-time performance or amenities, our beloved hometown mega-airport is maligned. But it’s not that bad. Like all airports, O’Hare is a bundle of stress and frustration masquerading as a global hub. And we’re lucky as Chicagoans – we have two... Read more »