Hurricane Sandy forces flight cancellations at two local airports

Flights canceled at Miami and Fort Lauderdale airports

Published On: Oct 25 2012 06:57:30 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 25 2012 01:46:40 PM EDT
MIAMI, Fla. -

Hurricane Sandy has forced two local airports to cancel some of their flights.

Sandy slammed Cuba and Jamaica Thursday morning and continues to head north.

As a result, Miami International Airport canceled a total of 15 flights heading to and from the Bahamas and Jamaica -- eight arrivals and seven departures.

At Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, 10 flights were canceled -- three arrivals and seven departures.

If you have a flight scheduled for today, call your airline before going to the airport.