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Old Jun 11, 07, 12:31 pm
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Originally Posted by Roxors View Post
Just a question here from someone not all that knowledgeable on cancellations. My fiancee was booked on Friday afternoon from AVL-MDW through Detroit. Weekend trip, was to have arrived home Sunday night. Flight from AVL to Detroit was cancelled. She called and was told the cancellation was due to weather.
At that point, she should have asked to be rerouted on a different airline, something like maybe US Air to Charlotte and then from there to ORD.

Weather can create all kinds of problems, planes get out of position, crews run out of time etc.

I once had a trip where I had to fly from DTW to Richmond VA via Pittsburg on US Air. The US Air flight was scrubbed due to weather and I wound up flying making the trip via DCA.

Bob H
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