Willow Run Airport –YIP Detroit
Willow Run Airport with code YIP is located in Detroit, Michigan. The airport is part of Van Buren Charter and Ypsilanti Townships. It is near Ypsilanti, Michigan. The field is used for freight, business and general aviation. Because the airport is near Detroit Metropolitan Airport, there are no major airlines serving flights to Willow Run Airport. According to FAA classification, the airport falls under reliever airport facility. The YIP airport was opened to 1942. The name Willow Run means American Industrial effort that happened after the Second World War. During this time, the airport has produced heavy bombers before it was closed after three years.
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Yankee Air Museum is found in one of the airport hangars. It showcases vintage aircraft. In 1977, the airport was sold to Wayne County. The local government has transferred the operations of Willow Run and Detroit Metro. Up to this, the Wayne County Airport Authority is managing both airports. Commerce Township and Dearborn are two cities that surround the airport.
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Most of these YIP
hotels are designed to serve frequent travelers. If you are on business trip or family vacation or if your flight is delayed
and you need an overnight stay near the airport. Some of these Detroit, MI
motels have passenger pick up or free airport shuttle service which you can take advantage of.
Some of the main attractions in the area around the YIP airport are Greenfield Village, C Pop Art Gallery, and Greektown Casino.
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Weather Forecast for Detroit, MI, United States (YIP-Willow Run)
If you planning to travel to Detroit, MI, United States (YIP-Willow Run), here is your 6-day travel weather forecast to make sure you have all the essentials needed during your stay.
Start your day when the sunrises at 10:38 AM.
The temperature feels like 65.75 with a humidity level of 44 so dress accordingly.
Cloud coverage is 8 percent with visibility at 8.4 percent.
Today’s UV index is 9, don’t forget the sunscreen if you need it!
Today’s winds are traveling west-southwest at a speed of 5 MPH. At the end of the day don’t miss the sunset at 12:38 AM.
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What are the most common amenities for Detroit, MI YIP airport hotels?
Airport hotels have useful amenities for frequent travelers like free YIP airport shuttle service, 24 hour in-room dinning,
late check-in and check-out and free breakfast. For business traveler amenities like
free wifi and meeting rooms are helpful. Most common amenities are Vending Machines, Complimentary Breakfast
and Complimentary Breakfast.
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