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Location

Latitude: 
41-47-09.5000N (41.785972)
Longitude: 
087-45-08.7000W (-87.752417)
Elevation: 
619.8 feet MSL (189 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
3.9 W (as of July 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
9 N.M. SW of Chicago, Illinois
Found On: 
Chicago Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZAU (Chicago)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1620 feet (494 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
MDW
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
Yes
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: C
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  9
Multi Engine:  2
Jet Engine:  37
GA Helicopters:  2
Military Aircraft:  10

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2016)

Total Operations:  253046
Commercial:  186692 73.8%
Air Taxi:  27230 10.8%
GA Itinerant:  37564 14.8%
Military Aircraft:  1560 0.6%

Communications

Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  MIDWAY
135.2
269.125
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  124.625
Ground:  121.65
Approach:  CHICAGO
128.2
126.05
Departure:  CHICAGO
128.2
126.05
ATIS:  132.75
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (773-884-4424)
CLASS C IC:  119.45
EMERG:  121.5
CLASS C/S:  135.2

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    ERIN O'DONNELL
    5700 S CICERO
    CHICAGO, IL 60638
    773-838-0608
    CITY OF CHICAGO
    5700 S. CICERO
    CHICAGO, IL 60638
    773-838-0608

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    Area Code: 773

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
    Atlantic Aviation
      
    Arinc 131.42 582-5720 100LL, Jet A
    Aviation Professionals, Inc.
      
    Unicom 123.3 284-5678
    Duncan Avionics at Signature Flight Support
                
    +1 773 284-4600
    General Aviators, Inc.
      
    582-5333
    Million Air Midway
      
    Arinc 130.95 284-2867 100LL, Jet A
    Signature Flight Support
                
    Unicom: 122.95, Arinc: 128.925 +1 773 767 4400 100LL, Jet A
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    Flight Service Stations

    Primary Alternate
    FSS on Field:  N
    FSS Name (ID):  Kankakee(IKK)
    Frequency: 
    Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
       

    Instrument Procedures / Charts


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 07/19/18 to 0901Z 08/16/18.

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    Last Cycle
    APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM EC-3
    DP CICERO ONE EC-3
    DP MIDWAY FOUR EC-3
    HOT HOT SPOT EC-3
    IAP ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 04R EC-3
    IAP ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 13C EC-3
    IAP ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 31C EC-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 04L EC-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 13L EC-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 22R EC-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 31R EC-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 04R EC-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 13C EC-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 22L EC-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 31C EC-3
    IAP RNAV (RNP) X RWY 22L EC-3
    IAP RNAV (RNP) Y RWY 04R EC-3
    IAP RNAV (RNP) Y RWY 13C EC-3
    IAP RNAV (RNP) Y RWY 22L EC-3
    IAP RNAV (RNP) Y RWY 31C EC-3
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS EC-3
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS EC-3
    STAR ENDEE FOUR (RNAV) EC-3
    STAR ENDEE FOUR (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 EC-3
    STAR FISSK FOUR (RNAV) EC-3
    STAR GOSHEN SEVEN EC-3
    STAR MOTIF SIX EC-3
    STAR MOTIF SIX[DELIMITER] CONT.1 EC-3
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    Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

    Chicago - Chicago Midway International (MDW) Airport Terminal Map

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    MDW Airport Sectional

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    MDW Airport Diagram

    Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) Diagram
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    METAR / TAF Weather

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near MDW

    Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).

    Nearby Airports with Fuel

    Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
    0.0 Chicago Midway International Airport
    (MDW KMDW MDW)
    0 4 100LL, Jet A-1+
    13.2 Chicago O'hare International Airport
    (ORD KORD ORD)
    328 332 100LL, Jet A
    17.7 Bolingbrook's Clow International Airport
    (1C5)
    252 256 100LL, Jet A
    18.1 Lansing Municipal Airport
    (KIGQ IGQ)
    146 150 100LL, Jet A
    18.2 Gary/Chicago International Airport
    (GYY KGYY GYY)
    123 127 100LL, Jet A, UL94
    18.7 Lewis University Airport
    (LOT KLOT LOT)
    235 239 100LL, Jet A
    18.9 Frankfort Airport
    (LL40)
    192 196 100LL
    19.8 Schaumburg Regional Airport
    (06C)
    308 312 100LL, Jet A
    20.8 Chicago Executive Airport
    (PWK KPWK PWK)
    341 345 100LL, Jet A-1+
    22.5 Griffith-Merrillville Airport
    (05C)
    135 139 100LL, Jet A, UL94
    23.3 Dupage Airport
    (DPA KDPA DPA)
    288 292 100LL, Jet A
    24.7 Bult Field Airport
    (C56)
    172 176 100LL, Jet A
    24.9 Joliet Regional Airport
    (JOT KJOT JOT)
    229 233 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
    26.0 Hobart Sky Ranch Airport
    (3HO)
    122 126 100LL
    32.4 Aurora Municipal Airport
    (AUZ KARR ARR)
    268 271 100, Jet A-1
    35.1 Lowell Airport
    (C97)
    161 165 100LL
    35.4 Campbell Airport
    (C81)
    336 340 100LL
    35.8 Lake In The Hills Airport
    (3CK)
    314 318 100LL, Jet A
    36.9 Morris Municipal - James R Washburn Field Airport
    (C09)
    234 237 100LL, Jet A
    38.5 Waukegan National Airport
    (UGN KUGN UGN)
    352 356 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Chicago Midway International Airport Ratings

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    On-time Performance
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    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
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    Business Centers
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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    Overall Cleanliness
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    Children Play Areas
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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    Runways

    MDW Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 13C/31C is 6522 ft (1988 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 04R, 13C, 31C

    MDW Airport Runway Details



    Runway 04L/22R  5507 ft x 150 ft (1679 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 04L

    Runway 22R

    Elevation: 
    617 606
    Latitude: 
    41.7814 41.7923
    Longitude: 
    -87.7612 -87.7473
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    43 223
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    617 606
    Displaced Threshold: 
    758 878
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0



    Runway 04R/22L  6446 ft x 150 ft (1965 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  PEM -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 04R

    Runway 22L

    Elevation: 
    619 606
    Latitude: 
    41.7792 41.792
    Longitude: 
    -87.7593 -87.7431
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    43 223
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    619 606
    Displaced Threshold: 
    518 634
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0



    Runway 13C/31C  6522 ft x 150 ft (1988 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Concrete -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 13C

    Runway 31C

    Elevation: 
    608 612
    Latitude: 
    41.7916 41.7792
    Longitude: 
    -87.7611 -87.7437
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    134 314
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    608 612
    Displaced Threshold: 
    463 696
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0



    Runway 13L/31R  5141 ft x 150 ft (1567 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 13L

    Runway 31R

    Elevation: 
    606 608
    Latitude: 
    41.7923 41.7826
    Longitude: 
    -87.7579 -87.7443
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    134 314
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    606 608
    Displaced Threshold: 
    752 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0



    Runway 13R/31L  3859 ft x 60 ft (1176 m x 18 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Concrete -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 13R

    Runway 31L

    Elevation: 
    607 613
    Latitude: 
    41.7881 41.7808
    Longitude: 
    -87.7588 -87.7486
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    134 314
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    607 613
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0

    Remarks

    A110-15 TWY A CLSD TO ACFT OVR 79 FT WINGSPAN.
    A110-17 ASDE-X IN USE. OPERATE TRANSPONDERS WITH ALTITUDE REPORTING MODE AND ADS-B (IF EQUIPPED) ENABLED ON ALL AIRPORT SURFACES.
    A110-18 TWY F CLSD TO ACFT OVR 94 FT WINGSPAN.
    A110-19 RY 13R/31L CLSD TO FLT OPS WHEN ACFT OVR 79 FT WINGSPAN ARE ON TWY F.
    A110-2 NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES: ALL DEPARTURES ARE REQUESTED TO EXPEDITE CLIMB THROUGH 1500 FT MSL 2200-0600 DLY.
    A110-3 ARPT CLSD TO SOLO STUDENT TRAINING.
    A110-4 BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
    A110-5 CLOSE-IN OBST ALL RYS EXCEPT RY 13R/31L TOO NUMEROUS TO ITEMIZE.
    A110-7 RY 22L PREFERRED DEP RY 2200-0700.
    A16 ARPT OPNS 773-838-0677.
    A26 RYS 13R/31L; 13L/31R & 04L/22R NOT AVBL FOR SCHEDULED ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 9 PSGR SEATS OR UNSCHEDULED ACR AT LEAST 31 PSGR SEATS. ARFF INDEX 'D' EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE WITH 8 HOURS NOTIFICATION TO AIRPORT OPERATIONS 773-838-0677.
    A57-04L RWY 04L APCH RATIO 19:1 AT DSPLCD THLD. TREES 178 FT L 1313 FT FROM DSPLCD THLD.
    A57-04R RWY 04R APCH RATIO 16:1 AT DSPLCD THLD. TREE 547 FT R 1122 FT FROM DSPLCD THLD.
    A57-13C RWY 13C APCH RATIO 16:1 AT DSPLCD THLD. TREE 453 FT R 915 FT FROM DSPLCD THLD.
    A57-13L APCH RATIO 1:1 AT DSPLCD THLD. HGR 275 FT L 450 FT DSTC.
    A57-22L RWY 22L APCH RATIO 19:1 AT DSPLCD THLD. LGT POLE 474 FT R 674 FT FROM DSPLCD THLD.
    A57-22R RWY 22R APCH RATIO 37:1 AT DSPLCD THR. TREE 2490 FT FROM DSPLCD THR 319 FT L.
    A57-31C RWY 31C APCH RATIO 24:1 AT DSPLCD THR. TREE 1211 FT FROM DSPLCD THR 459 FT R.
    E60-04R ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 249 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 04R.
    E60-13C ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 190 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 13C.
    E60-22L ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 346 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 22L.
    E60-31C ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 210 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 31C.

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    High Pressure / Low Pressure
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    High Pressure / Low Pressure
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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