If you have a trip coming up be sure to check your flight info. It’s been a bumpy weekend for American Airlines. Hundreds of flights are being canceled due to labor shortages. If you have a trip booked on American Airlines, you may want to double-check your flight status. Hundreds of flights on American Airlines were canceled this weekend and for Monday. Officials blamed a mix of bad weather, staffing shortages, and a rapid increase in customer demand. According to Flight Aware, nearly 200 American Airlines flights were canceled Sunday and 430 were delayed. A statement from American also warned more cancellations are likely on the way as they shuffle things around through mid-July. With Charlotte being an American hub chances are these cancelations and delays will have an impact on you or someone you know.
The airline had 120 cancellations on Saturday alone and is projecting at least 50 to 80 flight cancellations a day going forward. https://t.co/BUKpcbahMN— WBTV News (@WBTV_News) June 21, 2021