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Significant delays at Denver’s airport: What you need to know

May 21, 2024, 4:33 PM | Updated: 5:59 pm

DENVER, COLORADO - SEPTEMBER 4, 2019: A United Airlines Airbus A320 passenger plane taxis at Denver...

DENVER, COLORADO - SEPTEMBER 4, 2019: A United Airlines Airbus A320 passenger plane taxis at Denver International Airport in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Robert Alexander/Getty Images)

(Photo by Robert Alexander/Getty Images)

Significant delays at Denver’s airport: What you need to know.

Over 600 flights were delayed at Denver International Airport on Tuesday afternoon as storms passed through the metro area.

The Federal Aviation Administration reported that DIA was on a ground delay, with an average delay of 51 minutes due to thunderstorms.

As of 5:30 p.m., DIA had 686 delays and 11 cancellations. The majority of the delays were on the airports two biggest carriers, Southwest Airlines (259) and United Airlines (223) flights, according to FlightAware.

 

If you’re flying out of Denver or picking someone up, it’s best to check with your airline and DIA’s website here..

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