[UPDATED] Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Houston Hobby Airport (HOU) are closed because of severe flooding in Houston in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, significantly affecting United Airlines and Southwest Airlines. More than 5,000 flight cancellations in the US are estimated as a result of the hurricane so far. All scheduled flights to/from the two Houston airports were suspended at 12 p.m. local time Aug. 27. According to Airlines for America (A4A), HOU will remain closed ...

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