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Temporary runway closure increases air traffic in Fort Lauderdale, Dania

Airfield maintenance work at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will result in the closure of Runway 9L-27R (North Runway) from 12:01 a.m. – 5:30 a.m., Monday, August 30, through Monday, September 6, 2010. The closures will allow workers to perform routine maintenance which includes rubber removal, repainting of the runway, repairs to the runway lighting system, safety area work, and other airfield work.

During the closure period, the airport will use Runway 13-31; and residents living in northeast Dania Beach and southwest Fort Lauderdale may notice an increase in aircraft operations over their communities.

Please note the following:

• Runway 9L-27R (North Runway) will be closed from 12:01 a.m. until 5:30 a.m.
• Runway 13-31 (Crosswind Runway) will be used for arrivals and departures between the hours of 12:01 a.m. until 5:30 a.m.

For more information please contact: Greg Meyer, Public Information Officer, Broward County Aviation Department, 100 Aviation Boulevard, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33315. Tel: Fax:

For noise inquiries contact: Winston Cannicle, Environmental Compliance Specialist
Broward County Aviation Department at

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Posted by Andrea Freygang on Aug 30 2010. Filed under Broward County, Fort Lauderdale, Latest news, Local news. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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