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JFK Turtles Hit The Runway, Cause Flight Delays

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Turtles invaded the runway at JFK on Wednesday morning, delaying flights.

JetBlue airlines tweeted at around 9:30am that there were flight delays as the runway was being cleared of turtles, saying: "JFK is experiencing delays as the airport clears turtles off the runway. #cantmakethisup (Check flight status at"

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