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April 24, 2013

Impact of O'Hare, Midway furloughs expected to start this week

Wisconsin travelers heading to Oâ;€™Hare and Midway airports have not yet been affected much by air traffic control furloughs, but that is likely to change later this week, according to a report by the Chicago Sun-Times.

At least one official told the Sun-Times that even with no weather problems, passengers should be prepared for 50-minute delays, simply because there arenâ;€™t enough air traffic controllers to properly monitor all three runways.

NBC Chicago quoted air traffic controllersâ;€™ unionâ;€¦;

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