Miami airport to close terminal early as TSA screener absences rise


To Miami International Airport this weekend. You're advised to arrive extra early one of its terminals will be closed because of a shortage and TSA screeners airport. Spokesman Greg chin tells the Miami Herald the TSA screeners working without pay due to the partial government shutdown are calling in sick at twice the usual rate as of today terminal G is closed forcing at least twelve flights to the other concourses at the airport. Orlando international airport is not reporting any major impact on operations as a result of the shutdown at least as of yet and say they are working to make sure air travel is safe.

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