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Severe Weather Causes Hundreds of Flight Delays and Cancellations Across the Tri-State Area

Storms cause flight delays and cancellations across tri-state area


Storms cause flight delays and cancellations across tri-state area

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newark, new jersey — Sunday’s stormy weather created a major headache for travelers across the Tri-State area.

All three airports reported hundreds of flight delays and cancellations.

Passengers are usually told to arrive about two to three hours before their scheduled flight, which means hundreds of people are now told they have to wait inside the terminal. do.

At 6:30 p.m. Newark Liberty International Canceled the most, 170 flights were canceled due to storms in our area.

At the same time, John F. Kennedy International There are about 150 cancellations, LaGuardia There were about 130.

Check flight status

About 1,400 flights to and from the United States were canceled on Sunday, according to FlightAware, a website that tracks flight status.

These flight cancellations, along with hundreds of flight delays across all three airports, have frustrated passengers and kept them waiting and wondering how they would get to their destinations.

“It’s been canceled. I don’t know why, but from what I’ve heard, I won’t be flying out until two days from now,” said one traveler.

Another traveler said, “I have an interview on Tuesday and I don’t know how to go about it.”

“That’s what air travel is about. Sometimes it’s going to be bad and the weather can’t do anything about it, so it’s okay,” said one of the men.

For departures on Sundays or Mondays, it is advisable to check flight status with the airline before heading to the airport. Be patient enough.


https://www.cbsnews.com/newyork/news/newark-jfk-laguardia-airport-flight-delays-cancellations-weather-july-16-2023/ Severe Weather Causes Hundreds of Flight Delays and Cancellations Across the Tri-State Area

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