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Chicago O'Hare International Airport
Chicago, Illinois, United States
August 2000
O'Hare competes with Hartsfield Airport in Atlanta for the title of world's busiest airport. Many aircraft are visible on the runways surrounding the central terminal area. Images like these can be used for planning new runways and airport expansions.
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Satisfies National Science Education Standards: Unifying Concepts and Processes: Evidence, models, and explanation; Science in Personal and Social Perspectives: Science and technology in society; Science and Technology: Abilities of technological design
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