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DuPage Airport upgrades capabilities with runway extension project

After a lengthy five year process to obtain FAA approvals, DuPage Airport has begun construction to extend its second longest runway. The project is expected to take four months and will strengthen the capabilities of a leading general aviation facility that serves corporate flight departments and national security operations.


DuPage Airport Authority Recipient of the 2012 ACC Excellence in Procurement Award

The Airport Consultants Council (ACC) is pleased to announce that the DuPage Airport Authority of West Chicago, IL is the recipient of ACC’s 2012 Excellence in Procurement Award. Airport Director David Bird accepted the award on behalf of the Authority at a luncheon today during the ACC/AAAE Planning, Design & Construction Symposium in Denver, Colorado. This award, now in its fourth year, recognizes procurement programs and practices that are worthy of serving as a model for other airports and public agencies to follow.