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Mike Hanlon

Vice President

Airline Services

Mr. Hanlon has more than 30 years of consulting experience in the areas of facility and operations planning, program definition, program management and Owners Representation for major capital development projects and programs at large hub airports. Mr. Hanlon leads J|D’s Airline Services Group which provides project implementation and consulting services to airlines throughout North America. He has participated in or managed a wide variety of studies, including the preparation of Master Plans and program definition studies for both airfield and terminal improvements and the implementation of two major development programs at Chicago O’Hare International Airport. During his career Mr. Hanlon has focused on the planning and design of airport and airline facilities and improving airport operations, with a special focus on mega projects at the largest and most complex airports in the United States. Mr. Hanlon also has participated in the planning and implementation of projects in Canada, Europe, Asia and South America.

Mr. Hanlon is currently the Airline Representative for the nearly O’Hare Modernization Program (OMP). In this role he is serving as the Owner’s Representative for the Signatory Airlines serving Chicago O’Hare International Airport. This effort includes day-to-day interface with the Airlines, the City of Chicago Department of Aviation and OMP Program staff. Mr. Hanlon provides direct coordination of program management, project design efforts, interface with the construction management and contractor teams, and general coordination of the implementation of the OMP.

Mr. Hanlon’s extensive and diverse experience with all aspects of airport development make him uniquely capable of coordinating all aspects of a major development program, from conceptual planning through implementation. He strives to create the best possible outcome for his clients and the project.

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