KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City International Airport issued a statement shortly before 10 a.m. Thursday saying there were closed due to severe winter weather.
In a tweet sent out Friday morning, KCI said, "As of 1 a.m. KCI Airport is open for business! Thanks for your patience!"
Another tweet earlier said: KCI should be open in time for Friday cargo & airline flights! Great job @KCMO Aviation Department crews!
Before closing, many flights had been canceled Thursday because of the snow.
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