NJ Spotlight News

High stress at airports as flight cancellations continue

Clip: 06/28/2022 | 3m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

It’s been a chaotic time for airline passengers. Nearly 1,000 flights were canceled Monday across the U.S. and hundreds more Tuesday, marking a week of mass cancellations. It’s testing the patience of thousands of weary travelers as the air system can’t seem to keep up with post-pandemic pent-up demand and critical staffing shortages. Another factor is a shortage of air traffic controllers.

Aired: 06/28/22

Rating: NR

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