Metro Airport

The McNamara Terminal at Detroit Metro Airport is home to the second-largest hub of Delta--the world's largest airline. CREDIT: Wayne County Airport Authority/Vito Palmisano.

Delta Flight Forced To Divert Back To Detroit Due To ‘Cockpit Issue’

The crew of Delta flight DL-236 from Detroit to Rome, Italy elected to return to Metro Airport after a “flight deck display” presented inaccurate information on Monday evening.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2015

Detroit Metro Airport (credit: istock)

Detroit Airport Getting Another Military Travelers’ Lounge

Since its 2011 opening at the airport’s McNamara Terminal, the existing lounge has hosted more than 140,000 military members, their family members and veterans.

CBS Detroit–05/18/2015

(credit: Detroit Metropolitan Airport)

DTW North Terminal Evacuated To ‘Investigate Suspicious Situation’

Detroit Metropolitan Airport’s North Terminal was evacuated on Saturday “out of an abundance of caution to investigate a suspicious situation.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2015

Detroit Metro Airport (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

AP: 4 Security Fence Breaches At Detroit Metro Airport In 2 Years

Incidents ranged from fence jumpers taking shortcuts and intoxicated drivers crashing through barriers to mentally ill intruders.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2015

WWJ Photo: Laura Bonnell

Hundreds Of Travelers Stranded As Flights Canceled Due To Extreme Weather On East Coast

“At this point, I’m on my way to the bar,” said one delayed passenger.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2015

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Winter Storm Throws Wrench In Plans Of Many Airport Travelers

Cancellations dotted the departure and arrival boards at Metro Airport on Monday as a result of the developing snowstorm which engulfed the east coast.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2015

Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Short Shelf Life Of Airport Runways Puts Repairs, Reconstruction At High Priority

The Michigan Department of Transportation says that certain changes in concrete making in recent years have increased concrete’s alkalinity, making it more vulnerable to deterioration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2015

Detroit Metro Airport (credit: istock)

Detroit Metro Airport Runway Reopens After Tires Burst

A runway at Detroit Metropolitan Airport has reopened after the bursting of two tires on a landing plane closed it for several hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2014

Detroit Metro Airport . (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

US Airways Flight Blows Two Tires While Landing At Metro Airport

Detroit Metro Airport spokesman Mike Conway said that the plane had 150 people onboard. The plane was unable to make it to the McNamara Terminal on its own.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2014

(credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Hospital Emergency Drill Prepares For Possibility Of Ebola At Detroit Metro Airport

A Dearborn hospital is conducting an emergency drill Wednesday that focuses on the Ebola virus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2014