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Runway Becomes Running Way For Fundraiser

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Finally at Five...HUGE CROWDS TURNING OUT FOR CHICAGO MIDWAY AIRPORT'S 5-K RUN FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS.

MORE THAN SEVEN HUNDRED RUNNERS, WALKERS AND AVIATION ENTHUSIASTS BECAME PART OF HISTORY - PARTICIPATING IN THE FIRST-EVER RUN ON THE AIRFIELD.

THE MIDWAY FLY AWAY 5-K WAS PRESENTED BY SOUTHWEST AIRLINES AND THE CHICAGO DEPARTMENT OF AVIATION.

THE EVENT OFFERING ATHLETES AND SPECTATORS THE CHANCE TO RUN, WALK OR JUST TAKE PHOTOS OF THE THREE-POINT-ONE MILE AIRFIELD COURSE.

THE TRAIL STARTED AND ENDED AT THE SOUTHWEST AIRLINES HANGAR.