Straggling B1900 flying into BDL


#1

All NYC metro area airports are closed, and BOS/PVD/MHT have nothing en route.

So what makes this little B1900 special enough to brave the weather?

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/GGN7428/history/20101227/0150Z/CYYZ/KBDL

BDL METAR:

KBDL 270251Z 36025G34KT 1/4SM R06/4500V5500FT SN FZFG BLSN VV003 M06/M08 A2926 RMK AO2 PK WND 35036/0215 SFC VIS 1/2 SLP910 P0003 60010 T10561078 58065 $=


#2

Tried a pass at RWY 6, has since turned around.

Tower at BDL was closed right after the aborted landing.