The CDA celebrated the completion of the historic Midway Airport Terminal Development Program, an eight year program that transformed Chicago’s southwest side airport. Recently Midway experienced record-breaking growth, and today remains one of the fastest growing airports in the nation.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Wind turbines at Midway
Reducing Our Environmental Footprint
Facts & Figures
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Aircraft Landing, Passenger and Facility Data
Did you know Midway International Airport was Chicago’s first municipal airport, opening in 1923? Check out more of Midway's facts and figures.
Fixed Based Operators
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Learn to Fly or Book a Private Aircraft
​Want to take flying lessons or book a private aircraft for your next trip? Find contact information for the airport’s Fixed Based Operators.  ​
Noise Management
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Sound Insulation and Noise Monitoring
Learn more about the aircraft  noise management in your community.


A Rich and Storied Past
Take a look at how Midway has changed over the years.