DATE: November 27, 2017
MEDIA CONTACT: Greg Meyer, Public Information Officer
Broward County Aviation Department
BROWARD COUNTY, FL - Beginning Monday, December 4, routine maintenance at Broward County's Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) will require alternating closure of the North and South Runways during the following periods:
• The North Runway (10L-28R) will close on two separate days from 12:01AM to 5:30AM on Monday, December 4 and Tuesday, December 5 from 12:01AM to 11:59PM.
• The South Runway (10R-28L) will close from 12:01AM to 6:00AM on Wednesday, December 6. It will close again that night on Wednesday, December 6 at 10:30 PM to Thursday, December 7 at 6:00AM.
Crews will remove rubber deposits, pave and perform other required runway maintenance work.
During these closure periods, all arriving and departing flights will use the remaining open runway.
About Broward's Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL)
The Aviation Department is a self-supporting department of the Broward County Board of County Commissioners. It does not rely on local tax dollars for operations and capital improvements. FLL is located in Greater Fort Lauderdale in the heart of Florida's Gold Coast. The Airport is ranked 21st in the United States in total passenger traffic and 14th in domestic origin and destination passengers. With more than 700 flights a day, the Airport offers nonstop service to more than 75 US cities and global connectivity to more than 60 international destinations in 33 countries. The Aviation Department also operates the North Perry Airport, a general aviation airport for private and charter aircraft operators. Call 954-359-6100 for more information. For updates on airport programs and services, follow us on Twitter@FLLFlyer, like us on Facebook or visit fll.net.