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Cancelled Flights

6 Things to Do If You're Stranded at the Airport

Dayvee Sutton | Posted 10.22.2015 | Travel
Dayvee Sutton

Beyond getting involuntarily kicked off your plane, other unexpected scenarios such as inclement weather delays and mechanical disruptions can keep you stuck at the airport. But getting stalled in transit doesn't have to be a total drag.

Miss Your Connection? Here's $500 For Your Pain

George Hobica | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

Air travel mishaps--misconnections, delays, lost bags-- happen every day, and although there's travel insurance to protect you against some things, an...

Hundreds Of Flights Canceled At Southern Airports

AP | Posted 02.11.2014 | Travel

ATLANTA (AP) — As a winter storm with potential to coat the South with ice and snow moves in, nearly 900 flights have been canceled at three of the ...

What Not to Do When a Snowstorm Threatens to Cancel Your Flight

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.08.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

The airlines aren't able to tell the future; they might have a sense of when the snow will stop, but they don't necessarily know things like how long it will take to remove snow from the tarmac or exactly when their reinstated flights will be able to take off. So if you're changing your flight, put as much padding between the storm and your departure as you can.

Delta Bumps Passengers To Fly Basketball Team

Posted 12.04.2013 | Travel

Having your flight canceled is always a bummer. But what about when that cancellation can't be blamed on stormy weather or a faulty plane... does that...

Best U.S. Airlines: 2013 Edition

Tracy Stewart | Posted 11.07.2013 | Travel
Tracy Stewart

It's that time of year again. The Airfarewatchdog team has been hard at work crunching numbers to determine the best domestic airlines. (In case you m...

Airlines Waive Change Fees Following SFO Plane Crash

Posted 07.06.2013 | Travel

UPDATE 8:33pm: reports more than 358 flights have been canceled coming into and out of San Francisco. Flight Aware's CEO, Daniel Ba...

Why European Airlines Will Pay Passengers For Late Flights

Kate Hanni | Posted 12.31.2012 | Travel
Kate Hanni

Passengers are often placated with vouchers for a free meal or a refreshment when they are legally entitled to more significant reimbursement.

Flights Canceled As German Public Workers Strike

AP | By DAVID RISING | Posted 03.27.2012 | Travel

BERLIN -- Hundreds of flights were canceled Tuesday at airports across Germany after workers walked out to join other public-sector employees in a ser...

Volcanic Ash Sees Surge In Demand For Private Jets

The Globe and Mail | Siri Agrell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The British bride-to-be who called PrivateFly this weekend had not slept for two days. She had flown to the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh on a la...

Airlines Kill "The Quickie"

Perry Yeatman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Perry Yeatman

As a plea from one hard working, frequent traveling American, could everybody please just get together and sort out this mess!

American Cancels More Flights

AP | DAVID KOENIG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DALLAS — Business trips and vacations were disrupted for tens of thousands of travelers Wednesday as American Airlines canceled more than 1,000 ...

British Airways Forced To Hire FedEx To Deliver Late Bags

Bloomberg | Tracy Alloway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

British Airways canceled 50 flights at London Heathrow airport's new Terminal 5 and brought in U.S. courier firm FedEx Corp. to help reunite passenger...

Unfriendly Skies: America's Worst Airlines

Forbes Via ABC News | TOM VAN RIPER and ROBERT MALONE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As air travelers' summer of hell draws to a close, stories of canceled flights, lost luggage and late arrivals abound. But while it might seem that th...

United Cancels Flights For Fourth Straight Day

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

United Airlines, still recovering from weekend storms in the Midwest, canceled dozens more flights Thursday as the second winter storm since Christmas...