American Airlines Cancels Hundreds of Flights Over Halloween Weekend

Long lines were seen at American Airlines hubs across the US over Halloween weekend, as the carrier cancelled hundreds of flights.

According to the flight tracker Flight Aware, the airline cancelled almost 550 flights on Saturday, October 30, and more than 750 on Sunday.

This video, taken at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport on Saturday evening, shows long lines at the American Airlines hub.

In a letter addressed to staff, American Airlines cited bad weather as a cause for delays, which cascaded into staffing issues, USA Today reported. The Dallas Morning News reported that some 180,000 people had been impacted over the weekend.

Storyful has reached out to the airline for further comment. Credit: Sean Walker-Mize via Storyful

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