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Baltimore rioting caused 10 flights to be canceled at BWI airport
Baltimore rioting caused 10 flights to be canceled at BWI airport

As rioting broke out last Monday evening in Baltimore, Southwest Airlines canceled 10 flights scheduled to depart the following morning from nearby BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport. "Many factors go into the decision to proactively cancel flights. At the time this decision was made, transit was down and school had been canceled" for city students, Southwest said in a statement. "We wanted to ensure Employees and Customers had time to make arrangements and arrive safely," the airline said. "Our top priority is the safety of our Employees and Customers." All of the flights were scheduled to depart the airport before 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 28. That day, Baltimore...

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