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Airports, airlines brace for a major impact from Hurricane Ian

The storm is forecast to make landfall Wednesday afternoon

Originally Published: 27 SEP 22 15:49 ET Updated: 28 SEP 22 11:42 ET By Pete Muntean and Greg Wallace, CNN (CNN) -- Airlines, airports and the federal government are bracing for aviation infrastructure to take a major blow from…

More than 900 US flights canceled, and 6,300 US flights delayed on Sunday

According to the flight tracking website, FlightAware, there have been 912 flights canceled so far on Sunday.

Originally Published: 07 AUG 22 16:40 ET Updated: 07 AUG 22 20:46 ET By Chuck Johnston (CNN) -- Another wave of airline cancellations and delays is being felt across the United States on Sunday. According to the flight tracking website, FlightAware,…

2,000 US flights canceled for Saturday

Winter storm is set to pummel East Coast over the weekend

Originally Published: 28 JAN 22 10:35 ET Updated: 28 JAN 22 12:49 ET By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) -- Airlines have canceled thousands of flights for Saturday as a powerful winter storm packing strong winds and many inches of…

2,800 flights canceled Sunday as winter storm slams East Coast

A powerful winter storm packs rain, sleet and snow in the East Coast

Originally Published: 15 JAN 22 17:45 ET Updated: 16 JAN 22 15:14 ET By Ramishah Maruf, CNN Business (CNN) -- Airlines have so far canceled 2,800 flights Sunday as a powerful winter storm packing rain, sleet and snow is poised…

Airlines cancel another 1,600 flights

Citing worker Covid-19 cases

Originally Published: 06 JAN 22 12:41 ET By Pete Muntean, CNN Business (CNN) -- Airlines continue to cancel and delay flights by the thousands as their operations struggle with an untold number of workers calling out sick with coronavirus. Carriers…

Whistleblower says US airports becoming unsafe as TSA relaxes security

A whistleblower with the Transportation Security Administration is sounding the alarm about loosened security at US airports, charging that top TSA officials have prioritized speed over security by reducing the sensitivity of metal detectors, disabling technology on some X-ray machines, issuing orders to keep the baggage conveyor belts moving in certain circumstances and ordering policy changes that result in fewer pat-downs.

Are cell phone calls on airplane flights inevitable?

Ah, holiday travel. Between huge crowds and weather delays, flying during this time of year is hectic. Now close your eyes and imagine the entire scenario with one additional annoyance: Loud talkers yammering into their cell phones at 35,000 feet.

Cathay Pacific will cut capacity as Hong Kong protests continue

Shares of Cathay Pacific opened down 1.6% in Hong Kong on Wednesday after the city's flagship airline recorded yet another dismal month and said it would reduce capacity next year. But the stock reversed direction in mid-morning trade and was last up 0.2%.

Indian military deployed as protests rage against citizenship bill

Troops have been deployed to India's ethnically diverse northeastern states of Assam and Tripura, amid violent protests against the passing of a controversial and far-reaching law that offers a path to Indian citizenship for non-Muslim minorities from three neighboring countr

Southwest Airlines to share Boeing proceeds with employees

Boeing is going to be paying its airline customers billions of dollars to compensate for the months-long grounding of the 737 Max. At least one of those airlines, Southwest, said Thursday it will share some of that money with its employees.