AIRPORT DELAYS

Boston, MA () 2 hr 15 min2 hr 15 min
San Francisco, CA () 54 min54 min
Los Angeles, CA () 47 min47 min
New York, NY () 23 min23 min
Van Nuys, CA () 22 min22 min
Washington, DC ()
Scattered clouds
Light winds
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Atlanta, GA ()
Raining
Light winds
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Chicago, IL ()
Overcast skies
Light winds
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Los Angeles, CA ()
Scattered clouds
Light winds
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Dallas-Fort Worth, TX ()
Scattered clouds
Windy
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Squawks

Mechanic says he was fired for refusing to sign off on faulty jet
Bosses at charter-jet service Pro Pilots LLC didn’t want to hear mechanic Dennis Portalatin’s concerns about the nine-seat Dassault Falcon 20, which had eight “discrepancies,” (More)
Air Force One damages blamed on Boeing mechanics
Boeing reimbursed the US government $4 million after three company mechanics damaged the oxygen system for a VC-25A, a modified VIP 747-200 also known as Air Force One, the US (More)
Southwest Airlines Say Flights to Hawaii are a Priority, Canada is on the Radar
Southwest CEO says flights to Hawaii are a priority while flights to Canada are on the radar but currently not a priority. (More)
Guy Tries to Prove Earth is Flat with a Level on a Plane -- Gets Owned on Social Media
A flat-earth conspiracy theorist took a spirit level on a plane to “prove” the earth is flat. He also filmed it... Presumably in the name of science? (More)
First 737MAX Delivery.
The first revenue flight ever of the 737MAX family took place today with 9M-LRC, a MAX 8. (More)
Sorry, you can’t protest security screening by getting naked for the TSA
An Oregon man who stripped naked at an airport security screening checkpoint must pay a $500 fine after a federal appeals court ruled that the First Amendment does not protect (More)