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Northeast snowstorm expected to affect flights at Atlanta airport

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A massive winter snowstorm in the northeast is expected to disrupt airport travel across the country. Thousands of flights have already been canceled, including some at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Most delays and cancellations are coming out of areas such as Chicago and Michigan, and more are expected as cancellations as the severe weather continues. Travelers are urged to check their flights before leaving for the airport. To check your flight time out of Atlanta's airport and delays, click here.

Many airlines are waiving their ticket reissue fee for travels wishing to change their flight plans. Some specific information provided by individual airlines is listed below:

American Airlines

Due to weather, American Airlines offers customers the convenience to change their plans. Customers ticketed to travel on AA flights to, through or from the airports listed may change flights as shown below.

If you are traveling to, through or from:

    Boston, MA (BOS)
    Buffalo, NY (BUF)
    Hartford, CT (BDL)
    Kitchener Waterloo, ON (YKF)
    Montreal, QC (YUL)
    New York Kennedy, NY (JFK)
    New York LaGuardia, NY (LGA)
    Newark, NJ (EWR)
    Ottawa / Hull, ON (YOW)
    Quebec City, QC (YQB)
    Rochester, NY (ROC)
    Syracuse, NY (SYR)
    Watertown, NY (ART)
    Westchester County / White Plains, NY (HPN)

On the following dates: February 8 - 9, 2013
And your ticket was issued no later than: February 6, 2013
You may travel: February 7 - 12, 2013
Original inventory required? Yes

The ticket reissue charge will be waived for one ticket change.

To change travel dates, contact reservations personnel at 1-800-433-7300 within the United States or Canada. If you are calling from outside the United States or Canada, please check our Worldwide Reservations Numbers page.


If your flight is canceled or significantly delayed, you are entitled to a refund. Even if your flight is not canceled, you may make a one-time change to your ticket without fee if you are scheduled to travel to, from, or through the following destinations on Delta, Delta Connection®, or Delta-coded flights during the specified time periods listed below.

You can now edit your itinerary at, or you may contact Reservation Sales to make changes to your itinerary. Additional collection in fares may apply. See Conditions & Restrictions below.

When rescheduled travel occurs beyond Feb 12, 2013, the change fee will be waived. However, a difference in fare may apply. Final travel must be completed by end of ticket validity, one year from date of original issue.

Albany, NY (ALB)
Allentown, PA (ABE)
Bangor, ME (BGR)
Birmingham, NY (BGM)
Boston, MA (BOS)
Buffalo, NY (BUF)
Burlington, VT (BTV)
Elmira, NY (ELM)
Hartford, CT (BDL)
Ithaca, NY (ITH)
Manchester, NH (MHT)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada (YUL)
New York-Kennedy (JFK)
New York-LaGuardia (LGA)
Newark, New Jersey (EWR)
Newburgh, New York (SWF)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (YOW)
Philadelphia, PA (PHL)
Portland, ME (PWM)
Providence, RI (PVD)
Rochester, NY (ROC)
Scranton, PA (AVP)
Syracuse, NY (SYR)
White Plains, NY (HPN)

Air Tran

Airtran Airways is monitoring winter weather conditions in the Midwest and developing in the Northeast over the next couple days. Currently, we are operating our scheduled flight service; however, there's a possibility that our flights on Thursday, February 7; Friday, February 8; and Saturday, February 9 could be delayed, diverted, or cancelled.

We urge passengers to check their flight status online in the Flight Status section of our website.

Impacted Travel Dates and Affected Cities

    Boston (BOS) - Friday, February 8, and Saturday, February 9
    Buffalo (BUF) - Friday, February 8
    Detroit (DTW) - 1:00 p.m. through close of business Thursday, February 7
    Flint (FNT) - 1:00 p.m. through close of business Thursday, February 7
    Grand Rapids (GRR) - 1:00 p.m. through close of business Thursday, February 7
    New York (LGA) - Friday, February 8, and Saturday, February 9
    Portland (PWM) - Friday, February 8, and Saturday, February 9
    Rochester (ROC) - Friday, February 8

Travel Options

From today through three (3) days after the original scheduled departure date.

To adjust your travel plans, you may retrieve your itinerary and make changes online.

United Airlines

As of 7:09 p.m. Central, Thu., Feb. 7, 2013

Cities/regions that may be affected by delays:

Anchorage, AS - Snow
Appleton, WI - Snow
Atlanta, GA - Rain
Baltimore, MD - Rain
Buffalo, NY - Snow
Cedar Rapids, IA - Ice and freezing rain
Central Wisconsin/Wausau, WI - Snow
Charleston, SC - Rain
Charlotte, NC - Rain
Chicago, IL - Ice and freezing rain
Columbia, SC - Rain
Flint, MI - Snow
Grand Rapids, WI - Snow
Green Bay, WI - Snow
Greensboro, NC - Rain
Greenville/Spartanburg, NC - Rain
Huntsville, AL - Rain
Jacksonville, FL - Rain
Knoxville, TN - Rain
Lansing, MI - Snow
Madison, WI - Snow
Milwaukee, WI - Snow
Moline, IL - Ice and freezing rain
Norfolk, VA - Rain
Oklahoma City, OK - Rain
Orlando FL - Rain
Peoria, IL - Rain
Raleigh/Durham, NC - Rain
Richmond, VA - Rain
Roanoke, VA - Rain
Rochester, NY - Snow
Saginaw, MI - Snow
Springfield, IL - Rain
Springfield, MO - Rain
St. Louis MO - Rain
Syracuse, NY - Snow
Tallahassee, FL - Rain
Tampa, FL - Rain
Traverse City, MI - Snow

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