Orlando International Airport opened today after rescinding its original order to cancel commercial flights on September 2nd due to the impending arrival of Hurricane Dorian. However, it appears that the latest forecasts on Hurricane Dorian have led the airport to cease operations tomorrow, Tuesday, September 3, starting at 2:00 am.
Hurricane #Dorian Statement – 9/2/19 Afternoon
Dorian's track forces ceasing of operations at MCO on Tuesday, September 3.
The latest update will always be pinned to top of our page. Passengers: Please check with your airline for updates regarding your specific flight. pic.twitter.com/GZozxIz7LF
— Orlando International Airport (@MCO) September 2, 2019
The airport asks that passengers check with their airlines for updates regarding their specific flights. In all caps, it also reminds passengers that the “Orlando International Airport is not a shelter.” Here’s their official statement:
While their last operations cancellation announcement coincided with an official statement by Disney, Walt Disney World has yet to announce any closures and is still operating as normal.