Wave of canceled flights from omicron closes out 2021

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The the year's year's final final day day is is frustrating frustrating more more air air travelers travelers with with hundreds hundreds more more flights flights scrapped scrapped by by mid mid day day on on the the east east coast coast flight flight aware aware tracked tracked more more than than thirteen thirteen hundred hundred canceled canceled in in the the US US alone alone pushing pushing the the total total since since Christmas Christmas Eve Eve above above nine nine thousand thousand the the disruptions disruptions are are expected expected to to inconvenience inconvenience hundreds hundreds of of thousands thousands more more travelers travelers through through the the holiday holiday weekend weekend while while wintry wintry weather weather in in some some places places is is not not helping helping airlines airlines are are also also citing citing crew crew shortages shortages due due to to cold cold at at nineteen nineteen Johns Johns Hopkins Hopkins university's university's tally tally shows shows the the seven seven day day rolling rolling average average of of new new cases cases is is now now above above three three hundred hundred fifty fifty thousand thousand nearly nearly triple triple the the rate rate just just two two weeks weeks ago ago Sager Sager bank bank ani ani Washington Washington

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