provided by the FAA's Air Traffic Control System Command Center
Des Moines International Airport (DSM) Real-time Status
The status information provided on this site indicates general airport conditions; it is not flight-specific.  Check with your airline to determine if your flight is affected.
Delays by Destination: 
  • Due to SNOW, the Friedman Memorial Airport (SUN) was closed as of Nov 25 at 08:00 AM MST.  The date/time when the airport is expected to reopen is Nov 25 at 02:00 PM MST.
  • Due to WEATHER / WIND, departure traffic destined to Minneapolis-St Paul International/Wold-Chamberlain Airport, Minneapolis, MN (MSP) is currently experiencing delays averaging 27 minutes.
General Departure Delays: Traffic is experiencing gate hold and taxi delays lasting 15 minutes or less.
General Arrival Delays: Arrival traffic is experiencing airborne delays of 15 minutes or less.
This information was last updated: Nov 25, 2015 at 8:18 PM GMT

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