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An Old Friend Heads West

It’s with great sadness that we announce the passing of one of our own, E. Allan Englehardt, a past Chairman of the Airport Board of Directors. Al died yesterday in Lake Bluff at the age of 69. In addition to the years Al served on the airport board, he was, of course, a retired United Airlines pilot having flown his …

Summer Runway Closures Detailed

About a month from now, during the first week of June, PWK will become a beehive of construction activity. Some 14 years after runway 16/34 was completely reconstructed, recent condition surveys¬†tell us it’s time to¬†resurface the runway again. Annoying as the inconvenience of runway construction disruptions might be, the thought of a piece of pavement crumbling beneath an aircraft is …