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Butterfly garden and golf? 9 airports with insane amenities

Chicago Tribune - 17 Aug 2017
Singapore's Changi Airport Butterfly Garden is designed to be a tropical nature retreat for passengers.It is home to more than 1,000 free flying singapore butterflies, and close to 50 butterfly species native to Singapore and Malaysia were specifically ...
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Chicago's O'Hare airport to get $7.4 million simulator

Northwest Herald - 16 Aug 2017
CHICAGO – A $7.4 million simulator at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport will prepare first responders for rescues aboard superjumbo jets. The city is taking precautionary measures to prepare firefighters after an engine fire took down an American ...
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Actor-Comedian Jay Mohr Helps Struggling Mom at Chicago Airport

NBC Chicago - 22 Jul 2017
Actor-Comedian Jay Mohr Helps Struggling Mom at Chicago Airport. “When my friend Taryn found herself on the same flight as actor Jay Mohr, her experience was anything but what she expected. Especially from a celebrity,” the blog post read ...
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THE WATCHDOGS: 90 airfield mishaps at O'Hare Airport since 2015

Chicago Sun-Times - 11 Aug 2017
The number of “runway incursions” or “surface incidents” at O'Hare, among the world's busiest airports, is dropping, city records reviewed by the Chicago Sun-Times show. Still, the incident involving the runaway runway van was one of 90 such airfield ...
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Airport opens bidding process for customs facility in Gary

Chicago Tribune - 03 Aug 2017
Officials who run the Gary/Chicago International Airport are searching for a firm to oversee construction of a long-desired U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility that would permit the airport to accommodate passengers from other countries.
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Face Scans: Security Program Being Tested At O'Hare Airport - 21 Jul 2017
The Chicago airport joins locations including Washington Dulles International Airport and Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport as test sites for a program exploring the use of facial recognition technology. The program's goal is to make sure ...
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To Save Money on Flights, Look to Smaller Airports

New York Times - 16 Aug 2017
Granted, the Delta flight has a layover, and you'll need a kind soul willing to make the 90-minute drive from Chicago to pick you up. But those on their own needn't fret: Amtrak's Hiawatha route can get you from Milwaukee's airport to Chicago's Union ...
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New cargo facility opens at O'Hare

Crain's Chicago Business (blog) - 17 Aug 2017
Amid signs that O'Hare International Airport's cargo business has begun to take off, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and officials of a private company were set to open the second phase of a $220 million cargo facility that the city said is moving more quickly and ...

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