Power finally restored to Atlanta airport

December 18, 2017 11:30 am

One of the heaviest travel weeks of the year began with the cancellation of more than 1000 flights at the world’s busiest airport in Atlanta, where a power outage that lasted nearly 11 hours left passengers stranded in darkened terminals or in aircraft idling on tarmacs.

Surprising Snowfall Shuts Down Much of Deep South

December 9, 2017 10:46 pm

ATLANTA) — Snowfall shrouding much of the Deep South began tapering off early Saturday, but freezing temperatures kept roads slick and thousands without electricity throughout the region while planes remained grounded at the world’s busiest airport. Forecasters warned that moisture on the roadways could freeze and cause black ice to...

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Get Ready for Delta’s $60 Checked Baggage Fee

December 9, 2017 10:45 pm

Planning a trip to Europe this holiday season? Enjoy checking your baggage for free, an airline amenity that may well disappear for the thriftiest of fliers next year. Delta Air Lines has introduced a new checked bag policy, which includes the unfortunate—but not necessarily unexpected—news that passengers purchasing a basic...

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