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Baggage piles up at PBIA after travel cancellations, delays

WEST PALM Seashore, Fla. — Some travelers in and out of Florida are still suffering from problems with their flights Monday following this weekend’s journey nightmare that canceled hundreds of flights across the place.

This is the 3rd day that airports across the Sunshine State have experienced delays just after sturdy storms blew by way of the area Saturday.

A Spirit Airlines flight from PBIA to Atlantic Metropolis, scheduled for 2:41 p.m., was canceled Monday.

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Also, a 4:15 p.m. JetBlue flight to Westchester was also canceled, in accordance to the PBIA flight standing web page.

In addition to these cancellations, afternoon and night flights to Minneapolis, Washington-DCA, Atlanta, Boston, New York-JFK and Trenton from PBIA were being all delayed.

1 of the ramifications of the journey problems is passengers being divided from their checked luggage.

Dozens of stranded suitcases, all from vacationers on American Airlines flights, have been at PBIA for at least two times.

Some of the travellers stated their flights were being canceled when they had been making a relationship at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport above the weekend.

Torie Suarez of Port St. Lucie was among the many passengers whose flights were canceled with her baggage stranded at PBIA.

“I’m so pressured out, like I couldn’t have any of my luggage or my luggage. I was in Dallas,” Suarez explained. “They canceled my final relationship flight. I just went on a enjoyment trip to Hawaii, and I had to stay in a lodge for two times.”

Pat Gillson, PBIA traveler, April 4, 2022

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Pat Gillson queries for his baggage after arriving at PBIA on April 4, 2022.

Quite a few of the vacationers ended up place in motels but with out their baggage, for the reason that it was presently on its way to West Palm Seaside.

A spokesperson for American Airways reported significant temperature from the weekend led to air handle initiatives, which restricted and resulted in a selection of delays and cancellations.

“Apparently, there was an challenge with the luggage, but I obtained them,” American Airlines passenger Nadia Paul reported. “Which is the most crucial thing for me. So, I was anxious I wouldn’t get them but they are in this article.”

“This is piled up, but I am continue to having a search,” American Airways passenger Pat Gillson. “I am not concerned yet, but examine back again in 10 minutes.”

American Airlines passenger Nadia Paul describes travel troubles at PBIA, April, 4, 2022

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American Airlines passenger Nadia Paul speaks at Palm Beach front Global Airport after arriving on a flight.

American Airlines claimed issues progressed to ordinary functions Monday.

Numerous flights in and out of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport were also possibly suffering from delays or cancellations Monday afternoon.

Airways canceled far more than 3,300 flights and delayed thousands far more this previous weekend across the place, stranding travelers.

Scattered storms are in the forecast all over again Monday, which could hamper travel again all over Florida.