Jacksonville Worldwide Airport says it is had 57 flights canceled since Friday for a wide range of causes, starting from climate to airline system glitches.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Greater than 3,000 flights have been canceled, and 1000’s extra have been delayed across the nation this weekend.
Airways blamed the cancellations and delays on a stretch of dangerous climate in Florida. JetBlue, Southwest, Frontier, Alaska Airways, Spirit and American Airways have been essentially the most impacted airways.
“Folks have to know it may be like this for fairly a while, perhaps one other yr,” Riverside Excursions and Travels proprietor Mary Fowler stated.
Fowler stated a backlog in flights, workers shortages, system glitches and climate created a disastrous state of affairs for vacationers this weekend.
Jacksonville Worldwide Airport says it has canceled 57 flights since Friday. On Your Facet’s Andrew Badillo shared a couple of suggestions from his personal journey expertise this weekend.
These embrace getting on a standby checklist in case your flight is canceled and to do all the pieces you possibly can to not gate verify your carry-on.
“I’d positively counsel taking your bag with you on the aircraft … I attempt to try this on a brief connection, as a result of you do not know when you are going to get it,” Fowler stated.
In case your flight is canceled, the airline is required to maneuver you to a different flight. Fowler stated to ask for lodge, meal and taxi vouchers as nicely.