Fort Lauderdale International Airport
With the 10th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks just a few days away, the U.S. government said Thursday night that a “specific and credible” threat has been discovered by intelligence officials.
As Hurricane Irene continues to devastate parts of the Caribbean, travelers are feeling the impact to a small degree at South Florida airports.
The FAA announced an additional air traffic control will be required on the midnight shift at 27 control towers around the country that are currently only staffed with one controller overnight. The new order will impact two South Florida airports.
United Airlines grounded 96 Boeing 757 airplanes across the United States late Tuesday to perform maintenance checks.