RIPR News
12:05 pm
Thu September 13, 2001

Green Set To Open

Operators of T.F. Green Airport expect to resume operations today. They are also expecting long delays. Officials say only some flights will get out, because airlines must get planes diverted to other locations back into service. They are asking all travelers to confirm flights with their airline before going to the airport.

Increased security could also cause delays. Curb-side check in is no longer allowed. Some parking spaces near the airport have been blocked off. Only ticketed passengers will be allowed in the gate areas.

Stranded travelers have been trying to make the best of the situation. Many are complimenting hotels and airlines for their assistance. Some travelers

Listen to Mark Degon?s report on stranded travelers from WRNI?s Morning Edition