Federal Aviation Administration has awarded more than $31 million in grants to expand key cargo infrastructure at nine airports across the U.S.
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Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD)
Mike Dunn, Executive Director at Chicago Rockford International Airport explains how the airport has evolved to meet the changing passenger profile and how they are maintaining a high-quality passenger experience during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mike Dunn, Executive Director of Chicago Rockford International Airport discusses the role smaller, regional airports can play in meeting the demand for cargo freight in the post-pandemic world.
The agreement will see the two airports further optimise their burgeoning air cargo businesses and mutually develop the air cargo traffic between their regions.
Chicago Rockford's new cargo centre will feature two facilities, a new ramp to accommodate six 747 aircraft and a new access road.
Once open, the new facility will enable Chicago Rockford Airport to significantly increase its international cargo operations.
Amazon has announced plans to expand its Amazon Air operation at Chicago Rockford International Airport.
Continuing our countdown to the announcement of the International Airport Review Awards winners, we are pleased to introduce our construction and design shortlist.
6 August 2013 | By Chicago Rockford International Airport
The Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) released traffic statistics for June 2013...
22 March 2013 | By PR Etc., Inc.
“Although our overall passenger numbers are down..."
12 November 2012 | By PR Etc., Inc.
“Once again, our flights to Denver through Frontier Airlines really helped to boost our passenger numbers..."
8 December 2011 | By Ken Ryan, Director of Cargo at Chicago Rockford International Airport
Despite some initial setbacks for delivery, the Boeing 747-8 freighter orders are being completed and flights have begun. The new aircraft is a clear demonstration of today’s demands and needs of cargo carriers to cut costs and maximise efficiencies. The larger, more fuel efficient Dash 8 presents several new advantages…
15 April 2011 | By Greater Rockford Airport Authority
The Greater Rockford Airport Authority begins a national search for an Executive Director of the Chicago Rockford International Airport...