Rockford's airport cashed-in on Thursday morning's thunderstorms. O'hare diverted two huge 777s and one regional jet to RFD. The airport gets landing fees for planes diverted there. It's based on weight, and those triple 7's weigh more than 600-thousand pounds. Those United flights originated from Frankfurt, London and Winnipeg.
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