More than 900 US flights canceled in one day
Published: 10:35 AM, 8 August 2022
Flight cancellations and delays have occured again in United States. According to flight tracking website FlightAware, 912 flights have been canceled so far on Sunday. Moreover, 6,378 Flights were delayed. This inFormation was given in a CNN report.
Chicago O'Hare International Airport reportedly has the most canceled and delayed flights. 12 percent of flights were canceled and 40 percent were delayed.
Chicago experienced heavy rain on Sunday, including a flash flood warning which was in place for parts of the afternoon for parts of Cook County.
A total of 657 flights were canceled and 7,267 were delayed in the United States on Saturday (August 6). More than 1,500 flights were canceled on Friday (August 5) due to inclement weather. Outside of Washington, New York's LaGuardia, Newark Liberty International and Reagan National Airports had the most canceled flights.
On Thursday, the country's east coast experienced massive thunderstorms. After that basically different companies started to decide to cancel the flight.