Airlines put O'Hare expansion talks on hold

February 10, 2010 4:36:35 PM PST
New fees being imposed by the city of Chicago have put O'Hare expansion talks on hold.United and American airlines are angry that the city plans to increase rents and landing fees at O'Hare Airport that would cost the airlines millions of dollars.

United and American told the city any talks about the airlines helping pay for the O'Hare Expansion Project are off while those new fees are on the table.