Airlines cancel more than 800 US flights as Covid affects crews

US airlines canceled more than 800 flights over the Christmas weekend after a rapidly spreading omicron variant spread to flight crews infected with Covid. More than 4,200 flights were canceled worldwide on Saturday, more than 870 of them in the United States, according to flight-tracking website FlightAware. The Omicron infection has infected other industries as … Read more

Opinion: 9 Tips to Make Air Travel Less Stressful—From a Retired Airline Pilot

I was an airline pilot for 42 years before retiring about a year ago. Traveling was the job, and of course, the opportunity to travel for free on holidays was a big deal. This means more travel. Now retired with children and grandchildren scattered across the country, my beautiful bride and I still fly regularly. … Read more