About Chicago Executive Airport
Known as Palwaukee Municipal Airport in the past, Chicago Executive Airport is a public-use airport covering an area of 411 acres. The airport is owned by the village of Wheeling and the city of Prospect Heights. Chicago Executive Airport lies in the village of Wheeling and 18 miles northwest of the central business district of Chicago, in Cook County, the state of Illinois. It’s the state’s 4th busiest airport. Chicago Executive Airport features three asphalt-surfaced runways in good and fair conditions.
There are 176 aircraft based on the field of Chicago Executive Airport, such as multiple-engine airplanes, helicopters, jet airplanes, and single-engine airplanes. The major aircraft operations Chicago Executive Airport provides are local general aviation, military, air taxi, commercial, and transient general aviation.