We welcome you to explore our unique blend of natural beauty, heritage and urban attractions along 57 miles of winding river. Kankakee County is located just 50 miles south of Chicago, off of Interstate 57. Routes 45/52, 50 and 17 also run through the River Valley. O'Hare International Airport is 75 miles north of Kankakee County, and Midway Airport is 50 miles north. The Greater Kankakee airport is also available for personal aircraft landing space.

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Enjoy Kankakee River State Park & the meandering Kankakee River.
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B-25 Bomber Aircraft Rides at Greater Kankakee Airport

B-25 Bomber Aircraft Rides at Greater Kankakee Airport

Greater Kankakee Airport 813 E 4000 S Rd | Kankakee, IL 60901 | 1-800-359-6217

06/09/23 - 06/11/23 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Take a ride on EAA’s World War II B-25, Berlin Express, one of the most iconic military aircraft of all time, when it arrives at Greater Kankakee Airport, Friday, June 9 through Sunday, June 11. Watch history come alive and stand in the footsteps of the bombardier, waist gunner, and navigator while experiencing this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fly in one of World War II’s most magnificent aircraft! Book your flight today online at EAA.org/B25 or call 1-800-359-6217. Flights are available from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. with ground tours available from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m..

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