Hurricane Matthew wreaking travel havoc

(Photo courtesy Keene Public Library, via Flickr)

(Photo courtesy Keene Public Library, via Flickr)

As Hurrican Matthew churns its way north, airlines are cancelling flights and offering travel waivers and airports are taking the unusual step of closing for parts of the day.

Noting that many airlines already suspended service Wednesday evening, Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport announced that it will close at 10:30 am on Thursday morning and “resume service as soon as possible after the hurricane has left the area.”

Wednesday evening Miami International Airport had this notice on its site:

Waivers offered by airlines are expanding:

Here are links to some of the policies posted by other airlines Wednesday evening.

Alaska Airlines

Allegiant Airlines

Delta Air Lines

Frontier Airlines

Spirit Airlines

United Airlines

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