Midland International Airport is back open

MIDLAND, Tx. (KOSA) -- UPDATE: According to Midland International Air & Space Port facebook page, conditions at the Midland International Air & Space Port have drastically improved this afternoon. The additional snow forecasted for this afternoon didn’t materialize in the quantities anticipated. The Airport is now open, please check with your airline for information on specific flights.

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Flights coming and going from Midland have been canceled through Thursday evening.

The City of Midland announced that the Midland International Air & Space Port will be closed to air traffic from Wednesday morning until 5 p.m. on Thursday.

According to the City, the closure is due to operational and safety considerations for passengers, aircraft, and employees.