Articles tagged “weather”

Delta Cancellations Stretch Into Third Day Following Storm at Atlanta Hub

Delta Cancellations Stretch Into Third Day Following Storm at Atlanta Hub

Jenny Surane , Bloomberg

Hubs work so well until they don't. It's hard to explain to a customer why their flight from San Francisco to Minneapolis is repeatedly delayed by weather in Atlanta.

4 months ago

U.S. Airlines Canceled Thousands of Flights Because of a Storm

U.S. Airlines Canceled Thousands of Flights Because of a Storm

Associated Press

U.S. airlines are scampering to get all their ducks -- in this case planes -- in a row for when the digging out begins and flights resume.

4 months ago

New York LaGuardia’s Infrastructure Woes Pile Up As Storms Move Through

New York LaGuardia’s Infrastructure Woes Pile Up As Storms Move Through

Grant Martin, Skift

LaGuardia's congestion woes have only been made worse by terrible weather in the region. The congestion is expected to continue through 2022.

5 months ago

New England Fall Foliage Tourism Under Threat From Bad Weather

New England Fall Foliage Tourism Under Threat From Bad Weather

Lisa Rathke, Associated Press

It's small businesses like inns, B&Bs, farm stands, and restaurants that will be hardest hit if this comes to pass.

11 months ago

France’s Tourism Challenges: Floods, Strikes and Security

France’s Tourism Challenges: Floods, Strikes and Security

Raphael Satter, Associated Press

Tourism to France may hit a few bumps, but it's never not bounced back. And with the Euro lower agains the dollar and the pound, its prospects are even better this season, despite the many setbacks.

1 year ago

U.S. Airlines Cancel Over 6,600 Flights Due to Blizzard in the Northeast

U.S. Airlines Cancel Over 6,600 Flights Due to Blizzard in the Northeast

Associated Press

It's been a good winter so far for the airlines. Outside of this weekend, can they continue their string of good luck?

2 years ago

It Is Already a Winter Weather Transportation Mess on the U.S. East Coast

It Is Already a Winter Weather Transportation Mess on the U.S. East Coast

Scott Mayerowitz, Associated Press

There go the stellar on-time ratings that airlines have so far been blessed with this winter.

2 years ago

Post-Holiday Air Travel in Central U.S. Hits Weather-Related Snag

Post-Holiday Air Travel in Central U.S. Hits Weather-Related Snag

Michael Sasso, Bloomberg

Pity the passenger that transits through Chicago from November to May.

2 years ago

Chicago Airports Planning for More Than 4 Million Passengers Over Holidays

Chicago Airports Planning for More Than 4 Million Passengers Over Holidays

Associated Press

The only word that means anything at Chicago airports this time of year is "weather."

2 years ago

Indonesian Volcanoes Close Three Airports, Force Evacuations

Indonesian Volcanoes Close Three Airports, Force Evacuations

Associated Press

"Ring of Fire" makes a better title for a Johnny Cash song than it does a tourism slogan.

2 years ago

Indonesian Travel Disrupted as 2 Volcanoes Erupt and Close 3 Airports

Indonesian Travel Disrupted as 2 Volcanoes Erupt and Close 3 Airports

Associated Press

While it's a terrible weekend for this to happen, as least people are safe.

2 years ago

Bali Is Managing Its Own Volcanic Ash Cloud Moment

Bali Is Managing Its Own Volcanic Ash Cloud Moment

Andrew Janes, Harry Suhartono and Klaus Wille, Bloomberg

Best-case scenario is Bali can turn its volcano-inspired troubles in to tourism gold like Iceland did.

2 years ago