Nightly News   |  October 17, 2013

Chicago O’Hare airport adds new runway

The new runway at Chicago O’Hare is less than two miles long and allows the airport to handle 150 takeoffs per hour. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> the new capacity means a plane taking off or landing every 15 seconds. it will bring noise tie lot of neighborhoods but it may reduce o'hare's on-time percentage. they now rank last among major airports.