Chicago Midway International Airport also known simply as Midway Airport is an airport in Chicago, Illinois, located on the city’s southwest side, eight miles from Chicago’s Loop. Midway Airport is the second largest airport in Chicago. The airport is dominated by low-cost carrier Southwest Airlines, being the largest focus city of the carrier, offering up to 60 destinations.
The airport has currently 5 runways, two of them equipped with ILS and used for Air Carrier. There are also two runways for general aviation and air taxi. In 2015, Chicago Midway airport handled 22.2 million passengers, reaching a new record. The airport is the 30th busiest airport in the U.S.