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Can I bring my electric small portable fan in my carry on bag?
Yes, you can.
I will be flying United on 10/21 from a ABQ NM to JAX FL and go into ORD flight 4480 to change planes. Since this is all United will I have enough time to move from one to the other? I am there 2 hrs.
You have plenty of time - All you have to do is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate.
I am using KLM from Chicago to Amsterdam. How are early should I arrive at the airport for a 4 PM flight.? I do have global entry. Thank you..
You need to arrive by at least 2 PM, preferably a bit earlier. Global Entry won't help you on your departure because KLM is not a TSA Precheck participant.
Arriving T5 from FRA with a wheel chair Departing T1, approximate travel time and convancy?
I recommend 2-3 hours between flights. "Convancy" isn't a word.
Sorry it should have been "conveyance"
The wheelchair pusher will take you on the ATS Train to T1.
Can someone please share process of traveling with wheelchair at O'Hara internationally.

My elderly (but younger than 75) parents are coming to the U.S. - father has requested a wheelchair, mom doesn't need it.
Do they deboard people needing assistance first or last?
Once at customs, is there a separate window for travelers with wheelchair?
After the customs, will the escort assist to recheck the luggage?
Will the escort go on the train to the different terminal?
THANK YOU.
They will be deboarded last if he needs a gate chair (meaning he can't walk off the plane). Yes, they will go through a different immigration line and yes they will help them get their baggage. If both flights are on the same reservation then they will take them to the other terminal, through security, and to the departure gate.
How far is it from gate K-16 to H-6
In Terminal T-3
Maybe 5 minutes.
Hi we are travelling home to the US (US citizens) from Ireland (United) and arrive at Ohare at 11:40 am. Our original flight ends at Ohare but We would like to then board a flight to Grand Rapids, MI at 1:25pm (American Airlines). Is this possible to get thru customs and recheck in to get home?
You pre-clear US Immigration and customs in Ireland.
I'm travelling on Sunday Morning 8/27 from CLE to ORD and have a 52 minute layover without checked luggage then flying to YYC. Is this enough time to get through customs and make my connection?
There is no US Customs when leaving the US. All you have to do is go from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You have enough time.
I would be arriving from AMMAN. Should I re-check my bags at ohare terminal 5 to catch AA Plane for San Diego
If your bags are tagged through to San Diego then you can re-check them at the re-check desk in T5. If they are not tagged to San Diego, you have to take them on the ATS Train to T3 and check them at the AA check-in desk.
Thank you so much. Please: 1) Is there a re-check desk in T5 for AA?
2) Is it normal to tag my bags in AMMAN through to San Diego?
Departing O'Hare at 12:32pm on Sunday (7/9/17) and flying United (I believe Terminal 3?) to MSP with only a carry-on. Will be taking the Blue Line from Clark/Lake..... How much time should I give myself?
United uses Terminal 1. It takes about 50-60 minutes to reach the terminal from the Loop on the Blue Line. I recommend you be there 90 minutes minimum before your flight, so you need to leave the loop by about 10 AM. Keep in mind that the trains also run less often on Sunday mornings.
Yeah I don't have a confirmed Terminal number online for my departure ticket yet, so thank you for clearing that up! Good looking out on there being less trains on Sunday morning too! Thanks!!