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Midway Airport And The Installation Of Jet Bridges  
User currently offlineTWA1985 From United States of America, joined Nov 2006, 649 posts, RR: 0
Posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 2922 times:

Hi All,

I am a little curious about something with MDW. I understand that prior to the late 80's Midway did not have covered jet bridges. Does anyone know the exact date that MDW began getting the jet ways installed?

Thanks.

TWA1985

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User currently offlineMycrj17 From United States of America, joined Feb 2006, 269 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 2 days ago) and read 2889 times:

I don't know when, but I remember when you boarded the plane, you had to walk up stairs to get to the jetway..  wave 


GO CUBS GO!!!!!
User currently offlineJsnww81 From United States of America, joined Jan 2002, 2017 posts, RR: 15
Reply 2, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 2744 times:

I've seen photos of passengers from the original Midway Airlines boarding the old-fashioned way (i.e. stairs and then walking across the apron to the door), so I'm guessing the stair towers and jetbridges were installed sometime in the 1982-1985 period.

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