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.
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.
Detroit Metropolitan Airport’s North Terminal was evacuated on Saturday “out of an abundance of caution to investigate a suspicious situation.”
Incidents ranged from fence jumpers taking shortcuts and intoxicated drivers crashing through barriers to mentally ill intruders.
“At this point, I’m on my way to the bar,” said one delayed passenger.
Cancellations dotted the departure and arrival boards at Metro Airport on Monday as a result of the developing snowstorm which engulfed the east coast.
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.
A runway at Detroit Metropolitan Airport has reopened after the bursting of two tires on a landing plane closed it for several hours.
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.
A Dearborn hospital is conducting an emergency drill Wednesday that focuses on the Ebola virus.