Alaska warns travelers about possible delays from FAA furloughs

04/21/2013 |

Alaska Airlines is encouraging passengers to check for possible flight delays from Seattle because of furloughs for air traffic controller from the Federal Aviation Administration. Airlines for America says the FAA estimates that one-third of travelers could be affected by flight delays. "Some airplanes will be delayed, and then potentially, if the delays start backing up and getting too severe, then the airlines just start to cancel flights," said Alaska Airlines spokesman Paul McElroy.

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