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Old March 26th, 2008, 03:51 PM   #1
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Posting from the airport. Original flight supposed to leave at 8:00 AM, luckily it cancelled before i left but have since been re-booked on 5 other flights, 4 of which have cancelled and there's nothing open on other airlines

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?p...yGw&refer=home

Over 300 flights cancelled today.
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epic fail indeed.

rent a car and drive for a while? or wait? that sux.
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Maybe you should be greatful you are not on a plane with faulty wiring . . . got to look at the bright side.

Good luck getting off the ground!
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Posting from the airport. Original flight supposed to leave at 8:00 AM, luckily it cancelled before i left but have since been re-booked on 5 other flights, 4 of which have cancelled and there's nothing open on other airlines

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?p...yGw&refer=home

Over 300 flights cancelled today.
Sorry..that sux...
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Old March 26th, 2008, 04:01 PM   #5
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i will be renting a car if this evenings flight cancels also, but since it's a one way the rental cost is $535 and the company i'm working for doesn't want to do that until they really have to. over 900 miles
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Old March 26th, 2008, 04:04 PM   #6
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That's what they get for keeping them relic MD-80's in service though.
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I just talked to a pilot, they had no idea this was going to happen, but the inspections are only taking about 1.5 hours per plane and they have several teams of inspectors working on it.
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