Better make your reservations on CO!
here's the press release:
NEW YORK, Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines has cancelled all flights Thursday morning to and from New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK due to an illegal work slowdown by some of its aircraft mechanics. For Thursday morning, the airline has cancelled 39 JFK flights -- 15 inbound and 24 departures -- because of uncertainty about the duration of the activity. The Thursday afternoon flight schedule is still in place as of late Wednesday evening.
The airline is contacting customers who have reservations on Thursday's cancelled flights to reaccommodate them on American or other carriers.
American did a similar communications outreach to as many impacted customers as possible for Wednesday's cancelled flights.
On Wednesday, American cancelled 90 JFK flights -- 48 inbound and 42 departures -- due to the illegal work slowdown.
People with travel plans on American Airlines through JFK on Thursday
afternoon are encouraged to check their flight status online at http://www.aa.com or toll free via Dial-AA-Flight at 1-800-223-5436, selecting option 1.