Knowing about advisories that could impact your travel plans is always essential. A critical step to being prepared is looking into the airports you plan to be flying out of and into. This will let you know if delays or other situations could impact your travel plans. Guests traveling into Orlando International Airport are being warned of an advisory in place today only.
Advisory for Orlando International Airport
Orlando International Airport (MCO) is typically the main airport of choice for those traveling to Walt Disney World or Universal Studios Florida. Today, MCO posted that travelers should be aware of an advisory at the airport throughout the day.
Although the advisory will not impact airport operations, MCO wanted travelers to know what was happening at the airport today.
⚠️ Advisory ⚠️
Today we are conducting our biennial emergency exercise in accordance with FAA rules and regulations. Please do not be alarmed if you see any emergency equipment/vehicles on property. This is only a drill and will not impact airport operations. pic.twitter.com/gpHl14onGd
— Orlando International Airport (@MCO) December 12, 2023
The post stated the following: Today we are conducting our biennial emergency exercise in accordance with FAA rules and regulations. Please do not be alarmed if you see any emergency equipment/vehicles on property. This is only a drill and will not impact airport operations.
As seeing additional emergency equipment and vehicles at the airport can be alarming, we appreciate that Orlando International Airport is being proactive with this communication.
This is why checking communication from your airports, resorts, and other travel companies you might be working with during your trip is crucial. Doing this will save you some stress and allow you to be aware of anything that might impact your trip ahead of time.
As we prepare for the holidays, travel will continue to increase. Pack your patience if you plan on traveling to Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Florida, or other magical destinations this holiday season.
Travel airports will be busy, and winter weather throughout the country could impact your travel plans. If you head into the day knowing that this could happen, you won’t be as overwhelmed if it does happen.
We wish you a safe and happy travel this holiday season.