By-the-number look at Friday airline cancellations
A closer look at Friday flight cancellations because of latest snowstorm
By The Associated Press , On Friday February 26, 2010, 4:45 pm EST
The unit of AirTran Holdings Inc., based in Orlando, Fla., canceled 18 flights.
The unit of AMR Corp., based in Fort Worth, Texas, and its American Eagle affiliate canceled 200 flights in and out of New York, 10 in Philadelphia and roughly 80 in Washington.
The Houston airline, which has a hub at the Newark, N.J., airport, canceled roughly 300 mainline flights, in addition to about 200 flights involving its regional partners.
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The Atlanta company canceled 500 flights throughout its system.
The airline, based in New York, scratched 80 flights.
The airline, based in Dallas, had 297 cancellations.
The Tempe, Ariz., company canceled 236 Express flights and 76 mainline flights.