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24 Dec 2019 | 11:54 AM UTC

US: Residual disruptions possible after fog disrupts flights at ORD and MDW December 24

Residual flight disruptions possible at ORD and MDW after fog delays, cancels flights December 24

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USA

Event

Residual flight disruptions are possible at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Chicago's Midway International Airport (MDW) on Tuesday, December 24, following an FAA-issued ground stop at both airports on Tuesday morning (local time) due to foggy conditions. Scores of delays and cancelations were reported at both airports.

Though flight operations have since resumed at both airports, lingering disruptions are possible at ORD and MDW over the coming hours.  

Advice

Individuals flying via ORD and MDW are advised to monitor developments, prepare for residual flight disruptions, and contact their airline for more information.