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About 400 U.S. flights delayed as sequestration takes hold
About 400 U.S. flights delayed as sequestration takes hold

Sequestration is starting to frustrate air travelers. About 400 flights were delayed Sunday because of air traffic controller furloughs, the Federal Aviation Administration said, and a few more interruptions were reported Monday, though the nation's air travel system operated without serious problems thanks to light traffic and good weather. Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport saw departure delays up to 75 minutes for a time on Monday afternoon, according to FlightStats.com. It was unclear if those delays were furlough-related, but during that period air traffic controllers stopped ground traffic because arrivals were projected to exceed capacity. Paul...

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