O’Hare International Airport
The impact of widespread flight cancellations in Chicago are being felt in North Texas. Southwest Airlines announced Friday that they proactively canceled flights at Chicago-Midway and American Airlines cancelled some1800 flights.
The Department of Transportation has fined American Eagle $900,000 for keeping passengers cooped up for hours on planes in Chicago.
The crew onboard an American Airlines flight bound for Paris declared an emergency and diverted to Chicago after an intoxicated, unruly passenger had to be subdued by personnel.