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Flights Canceled at Eppley Airfield

Flights Canceled at Eppley Airfield

By Ashlee Pitzl. CREATED Feb 21, 2013

OMAHA, Neb. -- The winter storm is impacting travel at Eppley Airfield.

Chris Martin, Director of Operations, said as of 4:15 p.m. Thursday, only five planes were still scheduled to depart on time. Twenty-five outbound flights were canceled for Thursday night.

An Action 3 News reporter at the scene said the airport was virtually empty Thursday evening, except for a few stranded travelers. All the businesses within the airport were closing.

Morning flights are currently scheduled to leave on time, but officials said it's best to check with the airline before heading to the airport.

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