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Consolidated delayed/cancelled international flights (2018)

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For domestic flight issues, use Consolidated cancelled/delayed domestic flights [2018]

Previous international delayed / cancelled report threads
Consolidated "Delayed/Cancelled" International Flights (2017)
Consolidated "Delayed/Cancelled" International Flights (2016)
Consolidated "Delayed/Cancelled" International Flights (2015)
Consolidated "Delayed/Cancelled" International Flights (2014)
Consolidated "Delayed/Cancelled" International Flights (2012/13)

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Old Dec 10, 18, 6:30 pm
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UA/927 12/10 delayed 20 hrs to 12/11 1:25pm for maintenance
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Old Dec 10, 18, 7:12 pm
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Originally Posted by miguel0881 View Post
In any event, if it was an ill crew member they offloaded, how could they depart again so quickly without a replacement? This one is a bit of a mystery.
FAA minimum is normally lower than UA contractual minimum staffing. They can operate at FAA minimum.
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Old Dec 10, 18, 7:14 pm
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UA1007 IAH-BOG 17 hours late.
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Old Dec 12, 18, 12:21 am
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UA1 on 4 December 2018
Pilot time out, not decided until 2 hours past departure time.
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Old Dec 12, 18, 1:03 am
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Originally Posted by 1K-SFO View Post
UA/927 12/10 delayed 20 hrs to 12/11 1:25pm for maintenance
Eventually it cancelled at some point prior to departure on 12/11.
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Old Dec 12, 18, 6:51 pm
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UA 953, MUC-ORD, 12/11/18. Cancelled. Cargo door maintenance.
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Old Dec 16, 18, 10:40 pm
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Originally Posted by 1K-SFO View Post
UA/927 12/10 delayed 20 hrs to 12/11 1:25pm for maintenance
Looks like after 6 days this plane finally made it back to SFO!
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Old Dec 18, 18, 12:49 pm
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And let's hope THIS thread stays particularly silent for the next couple weeks as well.

Happy Holidays!!
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Old Dec 18, 18, 3:08 pm
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40 pages. Bloody hell.
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Old Dec 18, 18, 4:13 pm
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Originally Posted by kirkwoodj View Post
40 pages. Bloody hell.

Past years:

2015 193 pages
2016 100+ pages
2017 85 pages
2018 40 pages with 2 weeks left.

I'd say operations are making a huge improvement. Did I miss sarcasm on your part?!

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Old Dec 18, 18, 9:18 pm
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Originally Posted by adambrau View Post
Past years:

2015 193 pages
2016 100+ pages
2017 85 pages
2018 40 pages with 2 weeks left.
Yeah this thread was much more entertaining back in 2015

Not just a list of delayed flights (super dull) but actual stories.
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Old Jan 2, 19, 7:48 am
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With the new year, will close this thread as
Consolidated delayed/cancelled international flights (2019)
has been started

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