• January 17, 2017

11 flights canceled, seven delayed at Killeen-Fort Hood airport

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Tuesday, December 10, 2013 4:30 am

Near-freezing temperatures continued to affect traffic in and out of the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport on Monday.

Hilary Shine, city spokeswoman, said 11 flights were canceled Monday — seven departures and four arrivals.

The airport also had seven delayed flights — five departures and two arrivals.

Freezing temperatures across Central Texas caused nine flight cancellations and five delays Thursday and Friday.

Shine said the city re-opened the bridge on W.S. Young Drive, just north of Veterans Memorial Boulevard on Monday, but if freezing occurred overnight, city officials would make the call to close the bridge again.

Officials closed the bridge Friday due to icy conditions.

Shine said the bridge is “very steep and very high.”

More about

More about

More about

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
  • 2 Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. AND PLEASE TURN OFF CAPS LOCK.
  • 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
  • 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 5 Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Welcome to the discussion.

Killeen, TX

Current Conditions

weather
Overcast
54°
Humidity: 69%
Winds: NNE at 10mph
Feels Like: 54°

Your Extended Forecast

Today

weather
High 52°/Low 45°
Thunderstorms

Tomorrow

weather
High 57°/Low 44°
Morning thunderstorms

Thursday

weather
High 73°/Low 47°
Sunny

Friday

weather
High 72°/Low 46°
More sun than clouds