A few times, to save money, I've flown CLE
. Basically flew right back over CLE
. On the way back I almost always make the "someone give me a parachute" joke.
The itinerary bit me in the a** one time, though, when there was a line of severe thunderstorms just hitting DTW
at landing... and of course then they had to move s-l-o-w-l-y eastward until they passed CLE
before my connecting flight could depart (it's only a 20 min flight DTW