Delta Airlines flight takes off from Puerto Rico during Hurricane Irma Play

Delta Airlines flight takes off from Puerto Rico during Hurricane Irma

The Delta Airlines flight managed to take off during the storm on 6 September. The story of the flight went viral, with airline researcher Jason Rabinowitz tracking the plane as it landed in Puerto Rico, had a rapid turnaround of 52 minutes, and then took off once again to return to New York through the hurricane. Sep 7, 2017
Hurricane Irma hits Caribbean Play

Hurricane Irma hits Caribbean

The all-time strongest Atlantic storm made its first landfall in Barbuda at around 2:00 a.m. EST on September 6, 2017, with winds of 185 mph. Sep 7, 2017