FAA closes air traffic control again, causing extensive delays and cancellations at JAX airport

HILLIARD, Fla. —

The FAA Air Traffic Control Center in Hilliard is closed for extensive cleaning due to an employee testing positive for COVID-19.

This is the second time in 2021 that the center has closed for cleaning.

This closing may cause extensive delays and/or cancellations at the Jacksonville International Airport, check with your airline directly for your flight status.

Bailey Husker

Bailey Husker, Action News Jax

Bailey Husker is a digital content producer for Action News Jax.