The Network Operations Center at United Airlines' Willis Tower headquarters in Chicago is integral to the carrier's operations during weather events like Friday's winter storm. "Having in-house meteorologists and ATC specialists in the room makes all the difference," says the airline's Jim DeYoung, because "we can make course corrections pretty quickly."
United's operation center helps airline stay ahead of winter storms
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