1.9M travelers likely at Chicago airports


Chicago (AP) -- Aviation experts in Chicago say the city's airports will see more than 1.9 million passengers this Thanksgiving.


The Chicago Department of Aviation says holiday travel started Monday and will last through Tuesday, Dec. 3.


Aviation Department officials expect Chicago's Midway International Airport to have a 3 percent increase in passenger volume this year. About 525,000 passengers are expected at Midway. A slight increase is expected at O'Hare International Airport, with about 1.4 million passengers.


Sunday is forecast to be the busiest travel day.


Online: http://www.flychicago.com

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