Flight monitors at Newark Liberty International Airport, New Jersey. (AP Photo)

Flight delays pile up Monday after FAA budget cuts

NEW YORK (AP) — It was a tough start to the week for many air travelers as federal budget cuts led to cascading delays along the East Coast Monday morning.


Boston Police Special Operations officers in tactical gear during manhunt for suspect in 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, Watertown, Massachusetts. (AP Photo)

Boston manhunt: Trains and buses halted, but planes flying

NEW YORK (AP) — Mass transportation to and from the Boston area was virtually shut down Friday as police conducted a massive manhunt for one of two suspects in Monday’s Boston Marathon bombing. The exception was air travel at Logan International Airport.


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American Airlines halts flights, passengers stuck

DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines grounded flights across the country Tuesday because of an outage of its main reservations system. Thousands of passengers were stranded at airports and on airplanes. The FAA said American asked to halt its flights until 5 p.m. EDT.


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Flights resume at NYC airports after snowstorm

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s airports dug out from under nearly a foot of snow and allowed some flights to land Saturday morning, while Boston’s Logan Airport remained closed.


Snow plows lined up at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. (AP Photo)

Airlines canceling flights in advance of storm

(AP) – The big storm heading for the Northeast is already disrupting air travel. The aviation tracking website FlightAware shows United Airlines is already canceling more than 350 flights for Friday in advance of the storm.


For travelers, Sandy's aggravation spans globe

NEW YORK (AP) – Superstorm Sandy has a long reach, with flight cancelations stranding air travelers around the globe. The flight-tracking service FlightAware says more than 6,000 flights were canceled today, bringing the total to […]


Florida airports reopen; airlines eye New Orleans

NEW YORK (AP) – Airports in South Florida are returning to normal operations today. But airlines are warning of cancellations in and around New Orleans as Tropical Storm Isaac moves closer. Airlines canceled more than […]



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