Airlines cancel hundreds of Christmas Eve flights as Covid hits crews

Airlines cancel hundreds of Christmas Eve flights as Covid hits crews

December 25, 2021 Raleigh Lanz 0

U.S. airlines canceled more than 800 flights over Christmas weekend after the rapidly spreading omicron variant of Covid infected flight crews.There were more than 4,200 flight cancellations worldwide on Saturday, more than 870 of them in the US according to flight-tracking site FlightAware.Omicron infections have hit other industries as well from restaurants to theater.Several major…