5 tips for surviving flight cancellations and airport chaos

5 tips for surviving airport mayhem

Buckle up, it’s likely to be a bumpy ride. There are roughly 2.7 million travelers expected to fly July 4 weekend, according to travel app Hopper. If the past few weeks are any indication, it’s not going to go smoothly for many. Last weekend, airlines canceled 1,500 flights. On Monday alone, it was 800. And … Read more

Traveling this Fourth of July? Here’s what to expect

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So far this year, holiday weekends have shaped up as busy days for travel across the country — but with repeated spates of flight cancellations and skyrocketing gas prices, what can Americans expect come this Independence Day? What You Need To Know The American Automobile Association predicts nearly 48 million Americans will travel 50 miles … Read more

July 4 travel ‘potentially challenging’ Delta says

Delta Air Lines warned customers this week of “potentially challenging” flight disruptions ahead of the busy Fourth of July travel weekend as the airlines and other US carriers scramble to address a wave of cancellations. The Atlanta-based airline said it would allow customers to rebook their flights from July 1 through July 4 without fare … Read more