Aviation Photo #0975371: Boeing 737-7H4 - Southwest Airlines
Flight 1248 veered off the runway at Chicago Midway Airport at approximately 7:15 p.m. (CST) Dec. 8, 2005, onto Central and 55th Ave. The aircraft departed Baltimore/Washington at 4:50 p.m. (CST). The flight was expected to land at 6:30 p.m. (CST). The flight circled Chicago Midway Airport landing at approximately 7:15 p.m. Airliner slid thru the fence onto the intersection and hit a couple cars. Eleven people were injured, including three from airliner. One 6-year-old boy was killed. He was…
Chicago Midway Airport Privatization Deal Canceled
The city of Chicago said Monday it had canceled the planned $2.52 billion sale of Midway airport, dealing a blow to efforts to attract more private capital for U.S. infrastructure projects.
Chicago Midway Airport - Capital Airlines - Vickers Viscount 745D
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