FAA: Flights delayed at major Northeast airports because of staffing https://t.co/jUICByRLZT
— WKRN (@WKRN) January 25, 2019
The Federal Aviation Administration halted flights into La Guardia airport in New York City on Friday amid a shortage of air traffic control staff, according to multiple reports.
The partial government shutdown has impacted air traffic controllers, who are deemed essential workers and have to work without pay.
Newark and Philadelphia reportedly are also stopping all incoming flights, according to Bloomberg.
Various reports of Reagan being closed but reopened.
Stay safe if you’re flying today.