Chicago Executive Airport Runway 30 runs diagonal to the left margin, Runway 34 runs diagonal to the top margin (Imagery ©2020 Google, Imagery ©2020 Maxar Technologies, U.S. Geological Survey, USDA Farm Service Agency, Map data ©2020)
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Learjet Involved in Apparent Runway Excursion at Chicago Executive Airport Wednesday Night in Rainy Conditions

Learjet in grass after landing on runway at Chicago Executive Airport in Prospect Heights / Wheeling, Illinois. Police and firefighter/paramedics from Prospect Heights and Wheeling responded about 11:14 p.m. Wednesday, October 22, 2020 for an […]

Cessna recovery photos Thursday night, September 17, 2020
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Cessna 177RG that Crash-Landed in Palatine Was Reported as an “Aircraft in Distress” Attempting to Approach Chicago Executive Airport

Minutes before a pilot made an unexpected landing of a single-engine aircraft on Quentin Road in Palatine on Thursday evening, September 17, 2020, the pilot was attempting to approach Chicago Executive Airport in Prospect Heights […]

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Timeline of Rescue Efforts for Single-Engine Plane that Crashed Just Northeast of Chicago Executive Airport

PILOT WALKS OUT OF WOODS AFTER PLANE CRASH Scene on Dundee Road near plane crash northeast of Chicago Executive Airport. Prospect Heights, Wheeling, and Northbrook firefighter/paramedics responded about 8:47 p.m. Thursday July 11, 2019 to […]

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Prospect Heights Fire Chief Donald Gould Jr Honored for Accomplishments in 49 Years of Service

Prospect Heights Fire Chief Donald Gould Jr. (left). At this year’s Mayor’s Breakfast held Saturday, April 30th Mayor Nick Helmer presented Fire Chief Donald Gould Jr (photo above left) with the PROSPECT HEIGHTS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT […]

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Prospect Heights Fire Protection District Accepting Application for Part-Time and POC Through Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the deadline for Prospect Heights Fire Protection District, which is accepting applications for part-time membership as firefighter/paramedics. Requirements include certification as a Fire Fighter 2 or Basic Operations Firefighter and valid license from […]