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SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. - According to the Spokane International Airport's website and officials at the airport, Southwest Airlines have cancelled a departure and announced that 3 flights were delayed. Those delayed flights are from Boise, Sacramento and San Jose.  The cancellation and delays are due to poor visibility and construction on the main runway at Spokane International Airport. 

Todd Woodard, Spokane International Airport spokesperson, said that air traffic is being diverted to the airport's cross-wind runway during the construction and that Southwest pilots are not certified to land on that runway during periods of low visibility.  According to Woodard, the airline is in the process of getting its pilots certified for the cross-wind approach.

 

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