New 7,500 foot runway on O’Hare’s south airfield will substantially improve capacity and efficiency
CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--October 15, 2015. Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) announced today the opening of new Runway 10R-28L and a new South Air Traffic Control Tower (SATCT) at O’Hare International Airport. Runway 10R-28L is an East-West parallel runway located on the south airfield. It will be used primarily as an arrival runway and will substantially improve O’Hare’s capacity and efficiency.
“When we invest in O’Hare’s future . . .