Chicago O'Hare International Airport gets its share of big planes, specials and favorite airliners over the holidays. I finally had some free time so I braved the biting cold and negative wind chill for these beauties. As usual, I filmed with no tripod.

1) British Airways World Cargo (Global Supply Systems) Boeing 747-8 747-87UF/SCD G-GSSD (cn 37561/1442)
Arrival / Landing Runway 28C at Chicago O'Hare International Airport KORD / ORD from Frankfurt International Airport EDDF/ FRA
Recently visited:
Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport KIAH / IAH, London Stansted Airport EGSS / STN, Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport KATL / ATL , Indira Gandhi Int'l Airport VIDP / DEL, Shanghai Pudong International Airport ZSPD / PVG

2) Etihad Cargo (Atlas Air) Boeing 747-87UF/SCD N855GT (cn 37567/1476)
Arrival / Landing from Anchorage Int'l Airport PANC/ ANC as GTI# 8906
Recently visited:
Miami International Airport KMIA / MIA, Hong Kong Int'l Airport VHHH/ HKG , Kabul International Airport OAKB / KBL , Sharjah Airport OMSJ / SHJ, Amsterdam Schiphol Airport EHAM/ AMS , Viracopos Airport SBKP / VCP , Abu Dhabi Airport OMAA / AUH , Jorge Chavez Airport SPIM / LIM

3) Yangtze River Express Cargo Boeing 747-400 747-481F BDSF B-2432 (cn 28283/1142)
Arrival / Landing from Anchorage Int'l Airport PANC/ ANC as YZR#7465
Recently visited:
Anchorage Airport PANC / ANC , Shanghai Pudong ZSPD / PVG , Los Angeles International Airport KLAX / LAX , Zhengzhou Xinzheng Airport ZHCC / CGO, Hefei Luogang Airport ZSOF / HFE

4) Lufthansa German Airlines Boeing 747-8 747-830 D-ABYJ
Arrival / Landing as DLH#430 from Frankfurt EDDF / FRA
Recently visited:
Frankfurt International Airport EDDF / FRA, Indira Gandhi Airport VIDP / DEL , Hong Kong Airport VHHH / HKG , Beijing Capital Airport ZBAA / PEK , Washington Dulles International Airport KIAD / IAD, Lic. Benito Juarez Mexico City International Airport MMMX / MEX

5) Star Alliance -- Scandinavian Airlines -- SAS Airbus A330 A330-300 A330-343
LN-RKN (cn 568) Arrival as SAS#945 from Stockholm Arlanda ESSA / ARN
Recently visited: Stockholm Arlanda Airport ESSA / ARN , Copenhagen International Airport EKCH / CPH , Newark Liberty International Airport KEWR / EWR , Oslo Gardermoen Airport ENGM / OSL

6) Cargolux Cargo Airlines Boeing 747 747-400F 747-4R7F/SCD LX-WCV (cn 35804/1390)
Landing 28C from Luxembourg International Airport ELLX / LUX as CLX#850
Recently visited:
Rafael Hernandez Aquadilla International Airport TJBQ / BQN, Maastricht Aachen Airport EHBK / MST

7) Singapore Airlines Cargo Boeing 747-400 747-412F/SCD 9V-SFM (cn 32898/1333)
Arrival / Landing 28C from Dallas Ft. Worth International Airport KDFW / DFW as
Recently visited: Honk Kong, Singapore Changi Airport WSSS / SIN, Melbourne Tullamarine International Airport YMML /MEL, Auckland International Airport NZAA / AKL , Bengaluru Airport VOBL / BLR , EHAM / AMS Schiphol Airport , Los Angeles Airport KLAX / LAX , Brussels Airport EBBR / BRU

8) Asiana Airlines Cargo Boeing 747 -400 747-48EM(BDSF) HL7417 (cn 25779/1006)
Recently visited:
Incheon International Airport RKSI / ICN, Shanghai Airport ZSPD / PVG, Anchorage Airport

9) Kalitta Air Boeing 747-246F/SCD N746CK (cn 22989/571)
Recently visited:
Anchorage Airport PANC / ANC , Khabarovsk Novy UHHH / HKV, Liege Airport EBLG / LGG, John F. Kennedy International Airport KJFK / JFK, Bahrain International Airport OBBI / BAH

10) Qatar Airways Boeing 777-300ER 777-3DZER A7-BAC
Arrival / Landing as QTR#721 from Doha, Qatar International Airport OTBD / DOH
Was previously QTR#991 for a while but they have changed the flight number.
Recently visited: Doha International Airport OTBD / DOH , Singapore Changi Airport WSSS / SIN , JFK International Airport, London Heathrow Airport EGLL / LHR , Kuwait OKBK / KWI , Perth International Airport YPPH / PER

11) Volaris Mexican Airlines Airbus A319-133 A319 XA-VOF (cn 3077)
Quite possibly the first ever video of this airline landing at Chicago O'Hare International Airport KORD / ORD
Arrival / Landing as VOI#934 from Mexico City Airport MMMX / MEX
Recently visited:
Metropolitan Oakland Airport KOAK / OAK, Mexico City International Airport MMMX / MEX, Chicago Midway International Airport KMDW / MDW , General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport Morelia Airport MMMM / MLM, Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla International Airport Guadalajara International Airport MMGL / GDL , Zacatecas International Airport MMZC / ZCL Leobardo Ruiz Airport, Los Angeles International Airport KLAX / LAX

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Planespotting from Chicago O'Hare International Airport KORD / ORD 2013
O'HareAviation 2013

....soar with wings as eagles...