O’Hare international Airport
A plane headed for Connecticut was forced to make an emergency landing upstate Wednesday, after a passenger lost consciousness.
Air travel through Chicago and around the country was still impacted Monday, three days after the suicide attempt that sparked a fire at a Federal Aviation Administration air traffic control center in the western Chicago suburb of Aurora.
As of Saturday morning, more than 200 flights have been canceled out of Chicago. There have only been a few cancellations reported at LaGuardia and JFK airports.
Air travel could become the human face of the sequester, with long delays expected at big airports and an effect also likely on smaller airports.