FAA halts flights Friday citing staff shortage

FAA halts flights Friday citing staff shortage

Hundreds of flights were grounded or delayed at New York-area and Philadelphia airports on Friday as air traffic controllers called in sick. This came hours before President Trump said on Friday he had reached a deal with US lawmakers for three weeks in stop-gap funding ending the budget stalemate.

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Rick Smith
Rick Smith 1 year

Abolish the TSA!

Judi Em
Judi Em 1 year

Fire them. They don't value their jobs and the 'important' service they provide. It's a matter of honor and dedication to protecting the traveling public. They'd get their back pay. I worked without pay during 2 shut downs. Never once did I even think about not going in.

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