Flight cancellations

US Department of Transportation proposes new refund rules for flight issues

DENVER – The US Department of Transportation is continuing to gather public feedback as it creates new rules for airlines regarding customer refunds for delays and cancellations. “Historically, if your flight is canceled, the airlines have been required to refund you. But they’ve sorted of challenged that a little bit. It’s not always been clear …

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More than 1,500 flights canceled in another tough weekend for US travel

More than 1,500 flights were canceled over the weekend and thousands more were delayed in another tough weekend for domestic travel in the United States. Carriers have canceled 850 and delayed 4,041 flights into, within or out of the United States on Sunday, according to FlightAware. Airlines canceled 657 and delayed 7,267 US flights on …

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Airlines cut back on flights as cancelations, delays continue

Airlines are cutting back on the number of flights, and passengers are the ones feeling the impact. Call it the summer of flight delays and cancellations. Several factors are complicating air travel across the country and around the world. “We recently flew to Costa Rica from Salt Lake City, and it was very bad,” said …

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More Than 1,500 US Flights Canceled Due to Bad Weather for Second Day

For two consecutive days, airlines canceled thousands of US flights scheduled for Thursday and Friday after thunderstorms hit the East Coast. According to the tracking service FlightAware, 1,532 flights, either arriving, leaving, or traveling within the United States, had been canceled as of late Friday, while another 8,803 had been delayed. The three major airports …

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Traveling To Europe? Beware Of Flying Chaos: Flight Cancellations, Delays, Lost Luggage

Travelers wait in a long queue to pass through the security check at London’s Heathrow airport. … [+] Photo by Carl Court Getty Images The situation with air travel in Europe is so bad already that some airlines are advising passengers not to fly this summer. It’s the season of ‘Airmageddon’ — the name given …

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9 Tips to Navigate this Year’s Flights & Travel Mess • YeahThatsKosher

If you’ve been on social media or reading the news, you’ve certainly been reading the horror stories of canceled flights and lost luggage that seems to be happening nonstop these days. This doesn’t mean that traveling isn’t worth it, but it does mean that you might want to plan things more carefully and leave more …

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You’ve seen the flight cancellation issues across the country, but are they really a problem at DTW?

ROMULUS – Delays, flight cancellations, and traveler frustrations have made for a turbulent few months at airports across the country. But has Detroit Metro Airport dealt with those same problems? Local 4 Consumer Investigator Hank Winchester took an inside look at today’s travel experience. He left Detroit early Wednesday morning and flew to Orlando, the …

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‘Flight Delays’ and’Flight Cancellations’ Dominating Google Trends

This is something you might have expected two years ago, at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, when air travel came to a virtual standstill all over the world. But two years later, in the summer of 2022, internet search terms involving’flight delays,”flight cancellations’ and’compensation for delayed flights’ are skyrocketing on Google Trends. ADVERTISING Trending …

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Resolution announced for Bay Area high schoolers stuck in Prague after airline meltdown

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) – A group of Saratoga High School orchestra students, teachers and parents stranded in Prague, Czech Republic due to canceled flights will return home on Monday, Rep. Anna Eshoo’s office said in a statement Saturday. Working with the state, Fly My Group, World Project, Lufthansa’s leadership including the COO and alliance partners …

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