Monthly Archives: March 2010

Chicago O’Hare Airport and WWII Navy Pilot Butch O’Hare

Formerly “Orchard Field”, Chicago’s International Airport – once the busiest in the world – was renamed after navy pilot Butch O’Hare. O’Hare led one of the most daring air battles in World War Two as he and others fought to preserve the US Aircraft Carrier Lexington from an attack.

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BCIA Airport, Beijing China. (This is the parking!)

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BCIA Airport, Beijing. Parking Structure. 637 Originally uploaded by JoeDuck The Beijing, China Airport parking structure pictured to the side contributes to what is probably the world’s most provocative Airport Design. Rising from the flatlands outside of Beijing like a …

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