General Media Info

Chicago Executive airport, jointly owned by the City of Prospect Hts. and the Village of Wheeling, is one of the busiest general aviation reliever airports in the state of Illinois with nearly 76,500 annual takeoffs and landings in 2014. The airport is home to many of the business jet and turboprop aircraft used by the Fortune 100 companies based in Chicagoland, as well as dozens of smaller training airplanes.

Need a photo of business aviation in action or a quote about how any of the businesses that operate on, or use this airport, help us to fulfill our role in the National Airspace system across the U.S.?

Our airport communications staff is always happy to help a reporter find just the information they need to tell the stories that explain the benefits of business and general aviation to the local community.

Call us night or day at 847-537-2580. If you’re a reporter on a deadline, please call our airport at 847-644-1575 or e-mail at