AIRPORT STATUS INFORMATION
provided by the FAA's Air Traffic Control System Command Center
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) 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 WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport, Houston, TX (IAH) is currently experiencing delays averaging 1 hour and 23 minutes.
  • Due to VOLUME / COMPACTED DEMAND, departure traffic destined to Minneapolis-St Paul International/Wold-Chamberlain Airport, Minneapolis, MN (MSP) is currently experiencing delays averaging 22 minutes.
  • Due to WEATHER / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to Chicago OHare International Airport, Chicago, IL (ORD) is currently experiencing delays averaging 36 minutes.
  • Due to WX / THUNDERSTORMS, departure traffic destined to Houston William P Hobby Airport, Houston, TX (HOU) will not be allowed to depart until at or after 6:30 pm EDT.
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: May 27, 2016 at 10:03 PM GMT-00:00

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