South Florida Hit Hard By Winter Weather Elsewhere.
BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com
BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — As winter weather assaults the northeast, major South Florida carrier JetBlue has canceled 68 percent of all flights Saturday. That is causing major problems for air travelers trying to get into, or out of, Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach International Airport. The airline has a major presence at both airports.
JetBlue is not the only airline impacted by winter weather. Flight tracking service FlightAware.com reports that American Airlines has canceled 18 percent of its flights on Saturday, Delta canceled 19 percent, United 22 percent, and Southwest 7 percent.
By airport for outgoing flights: Palm Beach International reports 20 percent of all flights are not flying as of 11:30 a.m., Fort Lauderdale reports 16 percent of all flights have been scrubbed, and Miami International reports 10 percent of all outbound flights have been canceled.
By airport for inbound flights: Palm Beach International reports 24 percent of all incoming flights are canceled as of 11:30 a.m., Fort Lauderdale report 18 percent of all inbound flights are canceled, Miami reports 10 percent.
The airport with the most cancellations Saturday: JFK in New York. 80 percent of departing and 72 percent of arriving flights have been canceled as of 11:30 a.m. Saturday, according to FlightAware.com.
Content copyright © 2022 Metro Desk Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. BocaNewsNow.com ® is a registered trademark. BocaRudeton™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. Sirens™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “You hear sirens, we know where they went,”™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “Don’t Want To Be Seen Here? Don’t Be Rude Here!™” is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. We vigorously protect our intellectual property and journalistic product. Broadcast stations must credit BocaNewsNow.com on air. Print must refer to BocaNewsNow.com. Online must link to BocaNewsNow.com. We have agreements with several organizations. Contact news (at) bocanewsnow.com. Call 866-4-FL-NEWS. Arrest reports are police accusations. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law.
The Latest From BocaNewsNow.com
- Boynton Police Nab Juvenile Attacker, Ask For Other Victims To Come Forward
- Water Rescue At Kings Point After Man Falls In Lake
- KINGS POINT DELRAY: Another Resident Arrested
- Boca Raton’s Alisa Catoggio Pleads Guilty To $40M Federal Kickback Scheme
- COPS ON SCENE: Double Shooting South Of Boca Raton
- SMELL SMOKE? Don’t Worry About It, There’s A Controlled Burn
- ALLIGATOR ALLEY SHOOTING: Police Seeks Suspect, Ask Public For Tips
- ALERT: Palm Beach County COVID Risk Spikes
- EXTREMELY DRUNK: Cops Say Boca Raton Man Three Times Limit