AIRPORT STATUS INFORMATION
provided by the FAA's Air Traffic Control System Command Center
Newark International Airport (EWR) 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.
Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, there is a Traffic Management Program in effect for traffic arriving Newark International Airport, Newark, NJ (EWR). This is causing some arriving flights to be delayed an average of 2 hours and 24 minutes. To see if you may be affected, select your departure airport and check "Delays by Destination".
Delays by Destination: 
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport, Houston, TX (IAH) is currently experiencing delays averaging 1 hour and 47 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to John F Kennedy International Airport, New York, NY (JFK) is currently experiencing delays averaging 3 hours and 8 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to La Guardia Airport, New York, NY (LGA) is currently experiencing delays averaging 2 hours and 11 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to Chicago OHare International Airport, Chicago, IL (ORD) is currently experiencing delays averaging 2 hours and 15 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to Philadelphia International Airport, Philadelphia, PA (PHL) is currently experiencing delays averaging 1 hour and 5 minutes.
General Departure Delays: Due to TM Initiatives:SWAP:WX, traffic is experiencing Gate Hold and Taxi delays between 1 hour and 16 minutes and 1 hour and 30 minutes in length and increasing.
General Arrival Delays: Due to WX:Thunderstorms, arrival traffic is experiencing airborne delay between 46 minutes and 1 hour and increasing.
This information was last updated: Jul 28, 2016 at 9:06 PM UTC

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