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Storm multiplied day-before-Thanksgiving flight cancellations
Storm multiplied day-before-Thanksgiving flight cancellations

The busiest travel day of the year collided with an ugly storm that swept up from the Southeast to the East Coast, drifting into the nation's busiest airspace. The results were 667 canceled flights and 6,435 flights delayed at least 15 minutes on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, according to the travel monitoring site Flightstats.com. By comparison, only 189 flights were canceled and 3,560 were delayed last year on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, according to Flightstats.com. On the busiest travel day of the year in 2011, 125 flights were canceled and 4,111 were delayed, the website reported. Most of the cancellations and delays this year were on the East Coast at...

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