Chicago Midway Airport Security
Security Measures at Chicago Midway MDW Airport
As with all other US airports, all those traveling via Chicago Midway MDW Airport are subject to strict hand luggage controls. All liquids, gels and aerosols need to be no bigger than 3 ounce measures, and kept in a single airport-issued plastic bag. Each passengers is allowed one bag only.
Sharp items and/or dangerous objects such as knives, razorblades, baseball bats, golf clubs and, of course, fire arms are not allowed to be carried on hand luggage and must be contained in your hold baggage. Do check with your airline before traveling with any dangerous objects, as in some cases you may require a permit to travel with the item.
Increased security measures are in operation in US airports. Information on what passengers are permitted to take aboard a flight leaving Chicago Midway airport, and airports throughout the US, is available to download from the Transportation Security Administration, along with a list of prohibited items